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 […]

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 […]

CET-Gordon’s Partnership: Academic Year Reflection

CET-Gordon’s Partnership: Academic Year Reflection August 31st marks the official end to this academic year’s partnership programme between Gordon’s (United Kingdom), Dewey International School of Applied Science (Cameroon) and Tujatane (Zambia).  25 teachers participated this year, with teachers meeting fortnightly in their Teacher Learning Communities (TLCs) via Zoom or WhatsApp. These TLCs were groups of […]

Our Ambassador Impact: Improving the Lives in Their Communities Worldwide

Our Ambassador Impact: Improving the Lives in Their Communities Worldwide Nearly 12 months ago, Njilefac Atem became our ambassador in Cameroon. As an enthusiastic teacher – holding a Bachelor’s Degree in Curriculum Studies and Teaching in Biology from the University of Buea, Cameroon – she was the perfect candidate. Her experience of starting teaching 9 […]