Education continuity stories from the coronavirus crisis
A joint international initiative to learn from responses to the crisis
What can we learn from each other?
Almost every education system on earth has been affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis.
As part of our joint initiative, we are collecting stories from across the globe about the solutions education systems are using to continue learning, and how they are adapting to different student and teacher needs during the crisis.
Leveraging EdTech without the Internet in Jordan
Kolibri is an adaptable end-to-end suite of openly licensed learning resources, tools, and do-it-yourself support materials, designed for teaching and learning with technology but without requiring connectivity to the Internet. The product is the result of collaboration between civil society, governments and intergovernmental organisations.
A prender la Onda is an initiative started by Enseña por Colombia which designs, records and distributes educational podcasts via local radio stations, WhatsApp, community loudspeakers and podcast platforms. This grassroots solution is 100% led by teachers, and was rolled out and scaled quickly in response to the crisis.
Supporting teachers and students around the world from Spain
After COVID school closures, the ProFuturo digital education programme opened its training courses and educational resources to everyone, free of charge, regardless of whether they were enrolled in the programme or not. Content is available in four languages.