Education

  • TEDxCapeCoastED: Broadening the Frontiers of Education

      TEDxCapeCoastED would be held at the University of Cape Coast Campus on 31st August, 2013. The event is themed “broadening the frontiers of education”, and is aimed at aggregating the best ideas, projects and inputs needed to make education more responsive to Ghana’s needs. The event is focused...
  • African Voices on the Digital Revolution

    A new report shows that laptops and mobile phones are now far and away the most popular new learning devices in Africa – while, despite the hype, tablets are still lagging, only being used regularly by 20% of eLearning practitioners. This is just one of the surprising findings contained...
  • The Price of Education in Ghana and the Sad End of Kwadwo Njorfuni

      The 2011 Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) Best Journalist, Manasseh Azure Awuni takes us on a journey to reveal the challenges most rural children in Banda, a town in the Krachi Nchumuru District of the Volta Region face as they hope to acquire Education – a fundamental human right...
  • Fred Swaniker: Lifting Africa by Empowering Its Youth

      Finding opportunities for young people is a critical challenge for Africa, where 62 percent of the population—more than 600 million young people—is below the age of 25. With no signs that population growth will slow in the decades to come, it is imperative that Africa leverage the talent...
  • Are You In Cape-Coast? Join Us for Barcamp Cape-Coast 2012

    Students, Non-Governmental Organizations, Civic Society Organizations and others interested in Education and the transformation of the Central Region are invited to Barcamp Cape-Coast on September 8, 2012. Venue: New Lecture Theatre (NLT) of the University of Cape Coast. The theme for this year is “Revolutionizing Education through Arts &...
  • eLearning Africa 2012 on ICT4Education – Cotonou, Benin

    eLearning Africa is the Africa largest annual conference on ICT for development, education and training. It is a prime networking opportunity and an unrivaled platform for discussion amongst decision-makers in government, the private sector and education. The man behind the “Hole in the wall” research (the provocative yet persuasive...
  • The Kuyu Project Goes To Ghana

    From 28th – 30th Oct, 2011 I shall be working together with Magnus Gameli Adzaho & Jo Webber on the Kuyu Digital Project; a digital literacy program introducing a group of high school students in Keta Secondary School and other surrounding schools in the Anlo District to: Basic Information...
  • EduNet Africa Conference 2011 – Lagos, Nigeria

    From June 07 – 08, 2011; a group of young, enthusiastic  and tech-savvy Nigerians are putting together a technology-focused event dubbed: EduNet Africa 2011 aimed at – “Exploring the Opportunities of a Connected Tertiary Institution to Pioneer Digital Revolution in Africa.” About EduNet Africa: EduNet Africa conference is the...