IYF Blog - Posts in teacher training


Life Skills Open Doors to New Ways of Teaching in Mozambique

"I am no longer the sort of teacher who enters a classroom and merely gives instructions to be followed by the students,” affirms Faque José Afonso, a secondary school history teacher in the town of Boane, in southern Mozambique. “I don’t give them [my students] the answers. The students have to find the answers for themselves.”  

In Mindanao, Science Videos Generate Excitement Among Students

Kristine, a sixth-grade student at Katidtuan Elementary School in Mindanao, Philippines, knew she wanted to be a nurse, but was not learning enough in school to realize her ambition. When her school was chosen to participate in text2teach, a new program that offered educational videos in the...