Kenya is allocating more than Sh1 billion, from the grant by the Global Partnership for Education, to 3,654 primary schools to improve the teaching of mathematics for students in grades 1 and 2. The money is being used to distribute math books and train teachers. The fund, to which the government is contributing, is part of a larger Sh8.8 billion campaign to improve math competencies for early grade students.
|Source: East African Business News|
Liberia's ministry of education in collaboration with UNICEF has rolled out a week-long workshop on early childhood development for elementary teachers in Gbarnga, Bong County.
The Civil Society Action Coalition on Education for All (CSACEFA) is training civil society organizations in Nigeria to monitor the implementation of US$100 million grant from GPE.
Joining hands with other donors to improve the quality of education in Ethiopia, GPE pledged US$100 million to the country, particularly for elementary education.