Celebrating Commonwealth Day by Connecting Jersey and Cameroon Schools

Celebrating Commonwealth Day by Connecting Jersey and Cameroon Schools March 11th was Commonwealth Day, and the Jersey Commonwealth Parliamentary Association celebrated by initiating a cultural exchange meeting between Jersey school children and their counterparts in Cameroon, central Africa.   The Commonwealth Education Trust  arranged the virtual meet-up for year 3 children, so they can ask […]

Reflections on International Day of Education (Part 2)

The call came through and Mr Mebune graciously agreed to my offer. On the day the recording was made, I also invited another primary school teacher, David Njighangnu, from Bright Bilingual Primary School, whom I had connected with through family. What they shared was profound especially because they had unique challenges working in demanding settings […]

Reflections on International Day of Education (Part 1)

Reflections on International Day of Education (Part 1) As the year began, I found myself reflecting on the significant impact of the Commonwealth Education Trust (CET) in advancing education.   Investing in teachers through the provision of digital Teacher Professional Development (TPD) has been a central focus and still aligns with our strategic objectives for 2024/25. […]

Celebrating our Impact through our Partnership with Radley College

Celebrating our Impact through our Partnership with Radley College Two years ago, The Commonwealth Education Trust partnered with the Radley College in the hope that through our collaboration we could extend the opportunity for more Radleians to learn about global educational issues by connecting them with a wider number of African schools. Using the skills […]

Introducing The Year of the Youth Competition!

Introducing The Year of the Youth Competition! The Commonwealth’s 56 member countries have a combined population of 2.5 billion people, of which more than 60% are under 30 years of age. At the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting 2022, leaders declared 2023 as a year dedicated to youth-led action for sustainable and inclusive development. Year […]

New CET Trustee Appointed

New CET Trustee Appointed Julian Ebai has been appointed as a new Trustee of the Commonwealth Education Trust and will be joining our existing trustees: Mark Florman; Matt Dixon; Andrew Cartwright; and Jeff Twentyman, who is currently serving as Chair. Julian is the Managing Director of JETPLAY Consulting and has over 25 years of experience […]

Eyong Enoh Joins The Commonwealth Education Trust As Charity Ambassador

Former Cameroonian Midfielder, Eyong Enoh Joins The Commonwealth Education Trust As Charity Ambassador Former professional footballer and Cameroonian midfielder, Eyong Enoh has teamed up with The Commonwealth Education Trust in support of our mission to build in-service teacher capacity through our digital, high-impact programme and virtual community, to enrich both the lives of the teachers, […]