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 Innovation with HundRED, Helsinki

Celebrating Innovation with HundRED, Helsinki This week, on behalf of the CET, I was proud to attend the annual HundrED Innovation Summit in Helsinki. The event celebrated their ‘Global Collection’ – 100 scalable innovations that aim to transform education worldwide. In 2022, our easy-to-use, digital platform, Teach2030 featured and was subsequently spotlighted for ‘Teachers for […]

Being a Professional Teacher: Our New Course

Being a Professional Teacher: Our New Course Every day, as an education team, we are fortunate to work alongside our worldwide teaching community – and we are always looking for new ways to provide support and further TPD. We are therefore proud to announce the launch of our new course, ‘Being a Professional Teacher’ – […]

Helga Todd Foundation Partnership with the Commonwealth Education Trust: Upskilling Teachers of Calcutta Rescue

Helga Todd Foundation Partnership with the Commonwealth Education Trust: Upskilling Teachers of Calcutta Rescue Over the past 2 years, the Helga Todd Foundation has been partnering with us, the Commonwealth Education Trust, to provide teachers in Calcutta Rescue relevant, contextualised professional development through our digital platform, Teach2030. Ananya Chatterjee, School Administrator for the Calcutta Rescue […]

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, […]

How we promote Commonwealth values (Part 2)

How we promote Commonwealth values (Part 2) The Commonwealth Education Trust is proud to be an accredited Commonwealth organisation. We strive to meet these principles of The Commonwealth Charter – a declaration of the key values and objectives of the Commonwealth:   Access to Health, Education, Food and Shelter (11)  Importance of Young People in the […]

How we promote Commonwealth values (Part 1)

How we promote Commonwealth values (Part 1) The Commonwealth Education Trust is proud to be an accredited Commonwealth organisation. We strive to meet these principles of The Commonwealth Charter – a declaration of the key values and objectives of the Commonwealth:   Access to Health, Education, Food and Shelter (11)  Importance of Young People in the […]

How the Commonwealth Education Trust Improves the Lives of Learners Worldwide

How the Commonwealth Education Trust Improves the Lives of Learners Worldwide   What is Teacher Professional Development (TPD)?     Professional development is the foundation for any company that wants to grow and achieve greater outcomes: improving skills and knowledge directly leads to higher motivation, confidence, and efficiency.   This is no different for teachers.  Teacher Professional […]

Our response to The State of Learning Poverty Report

Our response to The State of Learning Poverty Report Learning Poverty. Even if you are unsure of the term and its meaning, those two words side by side look, at the very least, concerning. How would you define ‘learning poverty’? The World Bank and UNESCO Institute of Statistics launched their learning poverty indicator in 2019, […]