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Opportunity Schools Programme

The Opportunity Schools program falls under the Education for Pastoralists Program (EfPP). The OS program centralizes on improved learning outcomes as a pivot for enhancing access, retention and progression at all levels. The goal of the program is that retention and learning outcomes in ECD through Grade 8 increased through a sustainable program by 2016. 
 
Implementation Timeframe
January 1, 2012 - December 31, 2016
Primary Implementing Organization: 
Women Educational Researchers of Kenya
Country: 
Funding Organization: 
2 Anonymous Donors
Strategies: 
Reading Curriculum Development
Teaching and Learning Materials Development/Provision
Policy Dialogue
Community Mobilization
Teacher Training Pre-Service
Teacher Coaching
Textbook Development
Mother Tongue Education
Multilingual Education
School Management
Reading Assessment
Parent Teacher Association/Community Training
Reading Advocacy
Libraries
Total Number Pre-Service Teachers Targeted for Capacity Building: 
138
Total Number In-Service Teachers Targeted for Capacity Building: 
20
Total Number of Students Targeted: 
5,397