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Professional Development for Teachers
Government does not have the funds to support the professional development of teachers.
Karimu provides opportunities for teachers to obtain diplomas or university degrees by providing scholarships that cover 75% of education cost. The teachers are required to cover the remaining 25%.
This program started in 2011 and has enabled many teachers to obtain advanced degrees. Today, one third of all teachers in Ayalagaya are taking advantage of this program.
Overall improvement in education as teachers learn better teaching methods
Increased retention of teachers
Cost: $13,015 as follows
Approximately $420 per teacher per year
Currently 31 teachers enrolled in the program