Oct
26
6:00pm 6:00pm

World Education's GLOBAL VOICES GALA

October 26th, 2017, 6pm - 8:30pm
The Seaport Hotel & World Trade Center
Lighthouse Ballroom 1 Seaport Lane, Boston, MA 02210 


Please join World Education in celebrating more than 65 years of empowering girls and women at the Global Voices gala. Join us for international tapas and cocktails, African drumming and dancing, a silent auction, and an engaging storytelling showcase about the impact of education for girls and women in four countries around the world.


Tickets and more info

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Nov
6
to Nov 7

Conflict Sensitive Education Training

November 6-7 (9:00 AM-4:00 PM both days)
FHI 360 (1875 Connecticut Ave NW)
Please join FHI 360 and Creative Associates International, with USAID and the USAID Education in Crisis and Conflict Network (ECCN), for a two-day training using INEE's Conflict Sensitive Education (CSE) Pack to increase understanding and application of CSE practices and principles in crisis and conflict-affected environments for practitioners and policy makers. Please note, there is a limit of two attendees per organization.
Event hashtag: #CSE4ECC
RSVP by October 6th

 

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Oct
12
9:00am 9:00am

Global Ecosystems for Education- WB CSO panel with Teach for All

Teach for All will be presenting a panel as part of the upcoming Civil Society Policy Forum (CSPF) taking place during the World Bank/IMF Annual Meetings from Oct. 11-13, 2017 in Washington, D.C.

The panel, Global Ecosystem for Education: Strengthening Local Capacity and Learning Across Borders to Achieve SDG #4, will take place the morning of Thursday, October 12, 2017 from 9 - 10:30am ET. This panel will build on the work Teach For All and partners have been convening since April with the Center for Global Education (CGE) at Asia Society, the Center for Universal Education (CUE) at Brookings Institution, Credit Suisse, Results for Development, and a group of 50+ education stakeholders, to build collective action towards advancing the Education Commission report’s recommendation for strengthening a global education ecosystem capable of supporting quality, equitable education for all. 

Panelists include CEO and co-Founder of Teach For All, Wendy Kopp; Senior Director of Education at the World Bank, Jaime Saavedra; former Chair of the Association for Education Development in Africa (ADEA) and former Minister of Education in Zimbabwe, Dzingai Mutumbuka; and Partner and Managing Director at The Boston Consulting Group, Lane McBride. 

If you are already registered to attend the CSPF and would like to join us at our panel, please let us know by alerting Kim Baskin at kim.baskin@teachforall.org and we will update you on the exact location and room number prior to the event on Thursday, Oct. 12th. 

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Oct
10
3:00pm 3:00pm

The World Bank's Approach to Education: Perspectives on the WDR and World Bank Policy and Lending

October 10th, 3:00-4:30pm


This session will discuss the relevance of the World Bank’s policies and lending for the global education agenda, including its approach to financing, equity, learning, teachers, and the role of the private sector.


World Bank Building 1850 I St. NW, 2nd floor
Annual meetings registration required

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Sep
28
9:00am 9:00am

ECCN Supports ICT for Education in Crisis and Conflict

ECCN and the INEE Technology and Education in Crises Task Team (TECTT) invite you to a webcast featuring innovative ways to use Information Communication Technology (ICT) in monitoring and evaluation of education programming for refugee populations. The webcast will feature an evaluation conducted in Dadaab, Kenya, of youth training that uses auto-photography methods and key lessons learned from the development and implementation of a mobile-based data collection tool and analysis dashboard created by the Vodafone Foundation Instant Network Schools project in collaboration with UNHCR.

Special thanks to INEE Tech Task team members and ECCN Steering Group member Shezleen Vellani from Concern Worldwide for their partnership in organizing this webcast.

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Sep
26
10:00am10:00am

What’s Good Enough? Strategies for Data Collection and M&E in Conflict Zones

Have you faced challenges in data collection efforts while evaluating activities in conflict or crisis zones? Do you wonder what the best research design is, given the constraints you’re facing? Have you considered how to adapt findings for stakeholders with differing agendas?

Join us in a conversation about navigating challenges in monitoring and evaluation (M&E) when working in crisis and conflict zones. This webcast is part of an ongoing series of events ECCN is hosting about M&E strategies and practices when working with education programs in crisis and conflict settings (EiCC). The webcast will consider issues around assessment development and adaptation, enumerator recruitment and supervision, data collection, and funders’ measurement expectations in unstable environments. Panelists, featuring development practitioners from Chemonics, School-to-School International, Creative Associates, and USAID, will share lessons learned from reporting on a national EGRA (Afghanistan’s first) and other stories and lessons from crisis and conflict zones, including experiences shared by attendees. ECCN will also communicate updates on a new guidance tool for data quality considerations and indicator development efforts aimed at improving equity in EiCC programming.

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Sep
18
5:00pm 5:00pm

What Global Education Can Learn from Public Health: Strengthening a Global Ecosystem to Achieve Quality Education for All

 

"What Global Education Can Learn from Public Health: Strengthening a Global Ecosystem to Achieve Quality Education for All", will take place on Monday, September 18, 2017 from 5:00 p.m.  - 6:30 p.m. The event, co-hosted by the Center for Global Education at Asia Society (CGE), Teach For All, Results for Development, the Center for Universal Education (CUE) at Brookings, and Credit Suisse, will take place at Asia Society's New York headquarters at 725 Park Avenue.

As we mark the two years since the announcement of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, this event aims to apply lessons learned from the global health sector to the challenge of providing a quality education for all by 2030. The global health sector has successfully demonstrated that local stakeholders can benefit immensely from a stronger and better coordinated set of global actors, bringing together a world of knowledge, experience, and deep expertise for local benefit. Reflection on current investments in global education reveals that there is an opportunity and a critical need to increase attention to these issues.

The event will feature an overview of key lessons from global health lead by Results for Development, updates from the World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) and the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) on findings from an ongoing mapping and analysis of the global education ecosystem, and a panel discussion on the implication of these findings and lessons for the education sector featuring Wendy Kopp, founder of Teach For All and other leaders in education.

We'd be delighted to have you join us for the discussion! Please RSVP here.

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Jul
19
4:00pm 4:00pm

ECD Advocacy Reception

Join the American Academy of Pediatrics, the Basic Education Coalition,

Catholic Relief Services, the Global Alliance for Children, Global Partners United,

The LEGO Group, PATH, 1,000 Days, RTI International, RESULTS,

Save the Children, Sesame Street, and UNICEF USA

for remarks and a reception

Ensuring All Children Thrive:

A GLOBAL CHALLENGE

At Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room G-50

Please join us for remarks from experts in the field, videos, and interactive stations with organizations working on early childhood development (ECD) in low-income countries.

Learn how ECD interventions and coordination can increase the impact of the U.S. government’s successful global child health, education, and protection programs while boosting economies and creating a more stable world.

Please RSVP to amerchen@results.org

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