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|
In this op-ed, Rihanna makes the case for investing in education, and encourages individuals to join her in the fight for the quarter of a billion young people still denied the right of education.
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