Country-level Programs

A Leaders in Teaching Program

Leaders in Teaching responds to the opportunities that a quality secondary education represents for the African continent. It supports teachers throughout their careers and prepares them to deliver high-quality, relevant education.

Country-level Programs

Developed in consultation with local and national stakeholders, these programs are tailored to meet their specific needs and priorities. Elements include:

  • Recruiting top graduates who are passionate about teaching into the profession;
  • Training new and experienced teachers in mathematics, science, and ICT curricula, and employing competency-based and student-centred teaching approaches;
  • Strengthening educational leadership at schools; and
  • Elevating teachers’ professional status through recognition and career development opportunities.

Secondary education is the time when youth acquire the skills and knowledge they need to be productive and effective in obtaining secure work and income opportunities. Leaders in Teaching mobilizes and supports teachers and leaders who are at the front lines of education, and prepares young people for meaningful employment.