International Women’s Day 2022 – A chance to challenge gender norms and recover learning losses in girls’ education.


This year’s International Women’s Day (IWD) is more important than ever for promoting female participation in education, following two years of school closures across the globe. Girls’ education has suffered disproportionately. The COVID pandemic not only caused catastrophic learning losses from being out of school, but many girls have never returned to the classroom. This […]

EdoBEST 2.0 reform: A new chapter for Edo State Universal Basic Education

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The expansion of the EdoBest Government-led program is now reaching junior secondary schools and progressive schools. The global disruption of the COVID-19 pandemic worsened learning poverty and exacerbated inequalities around the world. According to The World Bank, lockdown measures impacted more than 1.6 billion pupils. Yet, while some states struggled to provide high-quality education, others […]

Transformative learning: For the many, not the few

The quickest path to public school improvement may be through a better understanding of successful and equitable schools. Equitable schools succeed with all students, not just those with the most skills or most privilege. A new study proves NewGlobe methods accelerate learning for all students, especially those predicted to struggle the most academically. This study, […]

Only system change can save global education

Antonio Guterres is right – education systems are failing and need wholesale transformation The 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly – UNGA77 as it is universally known – has faced a great deal of urgent business. War in Ukraine, global food prices, energy prices, climate change. So it’s instructive that the UN Secretary-General […]

Teachers Transform: Teaching is the most important job in the world

Teaching is the most important job in the world. The quality of any nation’s education cannot exceed the quality of its educators. Yet, in many low and middle-income countries, the profession is in critical condition. UNESCO estimates a shortfall in teachers in sub-Saharan Africa alone of 15 million. Worse, teachers struggling to help students have little […]

Day of the Girl Child: “Our time is now—our rights, our future.”

The structure of NewGlobe’s 360-degree support teams is designed to deliver rapid and tangible learning transformation across education systems.  Improving education systems is urgent and NewGlobe is designed to effect change urgently.  Large scale local tech-enabled expert teams are swiftly put in place across back office and field-based support functions to ensure government programmes are