The Global Education Initiative

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Explain your idea in details:

The main objective of the Global Education Initiative is to ensure quality education for all and empower developing communities. The Initiative achieves this through its three main components: education, assimilation and business. For education component, the G.E.I will work with UN member states and Universities around the world to develop bonded-education degrees secured with scholarships in return for job-placements. Before commencing job-placement, graduates will need adequate training in the local language, however, graduates can only begin teaching local children once they have been fully culturally integrated and assimilated into the community. Graduates from the local community will not need to be culturally integrated and can therefore begin teaching immediately after the completion of their degree. Graduates coming from similar communities (such as communities in the same country or across the border) will need to be culturally integrated for a period of three months. Graduates from developed countries going to developing countries (or those going to completely different communities) will need to spend a period of six months living amongst the community and can only begin teaching once cultural integration has been solidified. For the business component of the G.E.I, community members will be taught how to run independent businesses and network. Once members are equipped with the skills needed to run their own small businesses, the initiative will issue them a micro-loan for members to start their business. Through these innovative approaches, the Global Education Initiative will educate and holistically empower communities.

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Expected impact of your idea on sustainable development

The purpose of the Global Education Initiative is to educate and holistically empower communities. The G.E.I does this by ensuring quality education (for both males and females) in areas of little or no education in addition to combatting the cycle of poverty through teaching the running of businesses and issuing micro-loans. The Initiative also endorses social capital globally within communities and equips them with the skills needed to thrive. By working with UN member states and Universities, the Initiative will create robust and effective partnerships with global governments and civil society to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals. This will pave the way for true sustainable development in the areas of education and reducing poverty. In order to measure the G.E.Is success, the G.E.I will gather qualitative statics before and after its implementation and assess the changes in the community. They will also evaluate community progress in the areas of education and business growth and make any necessary improvements. To make the G.E.Is work more effective; in the first six months of placements, graduates will be coached by a senior teacher in how to effectively meet the needs of the community and administrate a school. Graduates will also work alongside low-paid professional volunteers from the community who will have incentives to spend blocks of 12 months mentoring and educating other community members in basic teaching skills. Both the mentors and community members will be given accredited training hours. After this phase, community members can then begin working as teaching aids at community schools. The curriculum being taught must be developed with the community's input in order to make it as impact-driven as possible and avoid community backlash. The idea behind this is that once the graduates withdraw from the community, schools will still continue to prosper.

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Plans for implementation and sustainability

The Global Education Initiatives business model follows from its three components: education, assimilation and business. The Global Education Initiative would need to be implemented and funded by the the United Nations for both the education and assimilation components of the Initiative. The business component would need to be initially funded and then once loans have been repaid, this component will be able to look after itself. The funds gained from the loan repayments would then be used to issue loans to other communities. The G.E.I would also look to collaborate and create partnerships with organisations such as International Monetary Fund and World Bank for additional monetary support. The way the G.E.I will work is through collaborating with UN member states to fund an initial community project (for example, implementing the Initiative in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe) and then once the project is successful, it will then be replicated in other developing communities, mainly those in developing countries or indigenous communities in developed countries. This business model is very sustainable since the United Nations and other relevant organisations would be funding education and micro-loans, meaning that they would be funding sustainable development until communities reach the stage where they are able to look after themselves. Education and micro-loans have proven to be effective approaches to breaking the cycle of poverty and empowering community members with independence and self sufficiency.

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Your profile

My name is Kupakwashe Matangira, I am 16 years old and live in Australia. I was born on Zimbabwe and moved to Australia when I was five, because of my background I am very passionate about human rights and advocacy. Through this, I am determined to speak up for justice and create the change that I want to see in the world. I long to see a world where we all are equal and have the same opportunities, despite our gender, ethnicity or culture. I believe that it is our duty to improve the lives of others for the better in whatever way we can. My determination is my motivation to create change in the world. In 2015, I won the New South Wales Voice Public Speaking Competition, which sought to find solutions to some of the world's most pressing issues. In 2016, I came second in Australia for my solutions on promoting mental health, Indigenous rights and solving the Refugee Crisis at Voice Nationals. In that same year, I had the pleasure of representing my electorate and the people of New South Wales at Junior Parliament. In March 2017, I attended New South Wales State Conference to discuss multiculturalism in a changing world and debate the efficacy of religious freedoms and how to best deal with the Middle-Eastern Refugee Crisis. In July, I will be attending Asia-Pacific National Conference to debate current world conflicts and sustainable development. I also do International debating and Model United Nations. All of these experiences have made me all the more eager to change the lives of others for the better and make a positive impact on this world.

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Comments

August 31, 2017 23:37

Hello my fellow traveler, How are you feeling as our road ends temporarily?
I have just seen your entry and have been thoroughly impressed by it. Will you be willing to collaborate incase you want to set it up on ground?
I would like to be in touch with you,
Cheers from Kabul.
Shuhra

August 31, 2017 23:15

There are just a few hours before the end of this wonderful competition and I want to thank you for all you did here, especially your contribution to my project. Best wishes for all your future endeavors and never give up on your dreams! Be a dreamer! That is the most important characteristic in life!
Best regards,
Andrei

August 31, 2017 23:15

There are just a few hours before the end of this wonderful competition and I want to thank you for all you did here, especially your contribution to my project. Best wishes for all your future endeavors and never give up on your dreams! Be a dreamer! That is the most important characteristic in life!
Best regards,
Andrei

August 31, 2017 21:41

Hello fellow passenger,

You might have heard the famous song "What I've done" by Linkin park. The lyrics have been beautifully carved by the late singer Chester Bennington. The song covers the ways in which our so called development has helped only a handful of the upper society members, whereas people are still living in poverty.

We have a great platform here which is urging super brains from around the world to come together and collaborate with their ideas and help make this world a better place to live in. You have been a part of this community and I congratulate you on your effort that you have put in.

Thanks once again and all the best for the future
Regards,
Team GreenSpace

August 31, 2017 20:43

hi,
All the best for your project.As today is the last day of competition I am glad that I was able to read your mind blowing project.
Best wishes for your success and thank you so much for your support on my project.

August 31, 2017 19:56

Comrades,
In this fight for a sustainable future, what we need is innovation; something which is not necessarily new, but which makes us look at things from a different angle.

I believe this is one of the major motives of this community which we are a part of. Taking one step together hand in hand towards our goal is the only way we can achieve it.

So I wish you the very best in this endeavour of yours and hope to see you together in the new tomorrow

Regards,
Team GreenSpace

August 31, 2017 18:17

Yes, it was a wonderful journey !
a. Reading them gives me good bumps. Will you be able to give me some more details about your proposal?
b. Also, please go through my IDEA called EDU-CELL and if you like it, please vote.
c. This is what I could think when I saw your proposal. Truly inspirational and positive initiative from your side that is sending ripples amongst my friends and relatives. If you think it will be applicable in Afghanistan, please send me the details.
Thank You !
Truly, Shuhra K, Afghanistan

August 31, 2017 17:22

What a journey! I am truly amazed.
I read so many good thoughts including yours. UNESCO did a truly amazing job. And if you have already not read it, wont it be great if you have a quick glance at my IDEA called EDU CELL.
Bye for now!
Shuhra (Kabul)

August 31, 2017 16:44

THANK YOU!
THANK YOU FOR READING MY PROPOSAL. I HAVE READ AND EVALUATED YOUR INITIATIVE AND I CANNOT BUT HELP GIVING IT MY HIGHEST COMPLIMENTS. HOW DID YOU MANAGE TO THINK OF SUCH A WONDERFUL IDEA, I WONDER?
ONCE GAIN A BIG THANK YOU FROM MY SIDE.
SK

August 31, 2017 07:07

Dear Leader,

We are coming to the end of this awesome competition and I appreciate your efforts, drive and support on my idea, 'AfricEnergy'.

No matter how the result comes out, we should always be focused on implementing our unique ideas and projects for the improvement of the World.

Thank you for your contributions, advice and encouragement so far. I hope to connect with you via [email protected]

Best of Luck!

August 31, 2017 02:11

What a proposal! I am truly amazed.
So many good thoughts including yours. Reading them gives me good bumps. Will you be able to give me some more details about your proposal? And on a different note, wont it be great if you have a quick glance at my IDEA called EDU CELL.
Take care!
Shuhra (Kabul)

August 30, 2017 23:33

MY GREETINGS TO YOU!
SO HOW IS IT GOING? I HAVE READ AND EVALUATED YOUR INITIATIVE AND I CANNOT BUT HELP GIVING IT MY HIGHEST COMPLIMENTS. HOW DID YOU MANAGE TO THINK OF SUCH A WONDERFUL IDEA, I WONDER?
ON A DIFFERENT NOTE, CAN YOU PLEASE GO THROUGH MY EDU-CELL ENTRY? AND IF YES, THEN I WOULD BE MOST GRATEFUL IF YOU COULD VOTE FOR IT.
A BIG THANK YOU FROM MY SIDE.
SK !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

August 30, 2017 22:18

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Greetings from Afghanistan!
Awesone. Fantastic. Relevant. These are the three words that came to my mind when I read your proposal. Congratulations. If you get a moment, would you be kind enough to read my proposal (IDEAS) called EDU-CELL from Afghanistan? And if you do manage to read it, would you be kind enough to vote if you like the IDEA? And if I am not asking too much, please forward the link to your friends and family.
Thanks in anticipation!
Shuhra K

August 30, 2017 20:38

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Dear fellow entrepreneur:
(i) I went through the details of your idea and was indeed very impressed. Would you be kind enough to please explain to me as how you got this idea? Equally importantly, who were (are) the people who inspired you for you to come up with this idea.
(ii) May I also request that you please have a look at my idea called EDU-CELL. If it is relevant in your country, please let me know and I will be happy to provide you with more details to you. I can even help in establishing it in your place during the course of this year!
All the very best!
Shuhra

August 30, 2017 19:24

What a proposal! I am truly amazed.
So many good thoughts including yours. Reading them gives me good bumps. Will you be able to give me some more details about your proposal? And on a different note, wont it be great if you have a quick glance at my IDEA called EDU CELL.
Take care!
Shuhra (Kabul)

August 30, 2017 06:47

Greetings my Colleague ,

Thank you for participating in that great event , it was a great nice Journey , but the best thing of it is meeting good friends here , I hope you achieve your dreams & good luck with your Idea.
thanks again & best wishes for you.

Ahmed

August 30, 2017 02:23

Hello,

This entrepreneurship-campus platform has been amazing it has enabled us to see all the enthusiasts and to share our passion and experiences to learn from each other. Good luck with your work and wishing you all the success on your journey. Please try to keep in touch; this is important to me as I find this inspirational.

I appreciate all your votes, valuable feedback, advice, and suggestions. For me it has helped me to improve my ideas and also helps me to win and learn from the ideas that you have given me.

Best of Luck! And keep it up

Kindest regards

August 29, 2017 03:09

Hello My Friend!

Thank you for being here all this while. Your dreams are valid and your project is very viable. Keep thriving and best will keep coming your way.

Best of Luck.

August 29, 2017 03:05

Hello My Friend!

Thank you for being here all this while. Your dreams are valid and your project is very viable. Keep thriving and best will keep coming your way.

Best of Luck.

August 29, 2017 02:52

Hello everyone,

Now we are reaching the end of the competition. I want to thank everyone who have been voting and commenting on my ideas and interest in helping support GU.

As all of you said, a visual universal language is needed for this continuously developing society. I am trying my best to launch my Gadaa Universe with the help of you and your constructive comments. We will do whatever it takes to exceed your expectations.

Best of Luck! And keep it up

Kind regards

August 28, 2017 15:38

Hi,
Thank you very much for your involvement in this community, I am sure that your advice helped many of us. So I am asking you for some last piece of advice, because the end of the competition is close. I invite you to comment my idea Path To Knowledge.
Best wishes for your project too!
Regards,
Andrei

August 28, 2017 14:47

Hi Kupakwashe,

Education is the most important thing for todays development.
The nature of education and its quality affects every system in a country, your idea is good as it finds the solution to the quality and access of education to all. You deserve the best. Keep it up.

Good luck!

Regards

August 28, 2017 09:04

Thank you very much Kupakwashe,

As the competition draws to an end. I want to use this opportunity to specially thank everyone that have supported my idea so far (and that includes you), your contributions and criticism are well appreciated.

Thanks again and best wishes
Seth Thomas
CISTEM

August 27, 2017 15:23

Hello dear members of the entrepreneurship community,

I hope you will join us too and learn the GU universal communication system and the Gadaa system practices when the platform and the system implementations are complete and fully ready for use. This work is still under development. I will let you know once it is finished.

Please keep your constructive comments. Your feedback is important! Many thanks to all contributors!

Thank you for supporting GU project. We will notify you as soon as the platform is live.

Best of Luck!

August 27, 2017 15:16

Dear Entrepreneur,

It's a new day and few days to the end of the competition. It has been nice and encouraging having you here, on this platform. I wish to appreciate you.

Best of Luck!

August 27, 2017 01:13

Hello Great Mind,

You have come a long way with this competition and I want to congratulate you for the resilience you have show so far. I tell you what? It's not going to go unrewarded.

Bill Gates has said that "As we look into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others." I totally agree with the successful software developer!

With that, I want to honestly congratulate you once more for been a leader, especially such that will empower others!

You're relevant and I wish you the best with your project.
I wish that we could network beyond the competition,

Kindest regards,
Seth Thomas
CISTEM
([email protected])

August 26, 2017 15:22

Hello,

To all the people who are asking how to join once the GU platform goes live, all you need to do is to create a free account. Please keep an eye out on the website and my social media pages at: http://gadaauniverse.com/

Kind regards

August 26, 2017 14:29

Hello Great Mind!

Thank you for your support to AfricEnergy so far. I appreciate your kind words, positive remarks and contribution on my idea. As you continue to progress in your quest for the improvement of the World, I wish you success and breakthrough.

Best of luck!

August 25, 2017 07:18

Hello Kupakwashe!

Thursday's Inspiration from YCEC; 'The more I want to get something done, the less I call it work.' - Richard Bach

As you progress in working hard to see to the improvement of the World through your idea, I wish you success and breakthrough.

Best of Luck!

August 25, 2017 06:55

Hello,
Being a part of India's well known Entrepreneurship Cell of the most prestigious engineering college in India, I have interacted with many startup enthusiasts, have got to know how they think and what are some qualities that set them apart from the ones who are not able to see their idea through. Reading through your idea, I have realised that your idea has that spark which can help it become a successful venture. Coupled with its aim to help the society achieve its goals sustainably, your idea can be something quite helpful for the same.

But before it's implementation, you need to do a "pre-mortem" check on how it can fail. This would prepare you for any uncalled-for circumstances and help you prepare for them accordingly.

Lastly, I would like you to have a look at our idea, GreenSpace, and share your views about the same.

Regards,
Team GreenSpace.

August 25, 2017 00:23

"All our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them" - Walt Disney

Just a short note of motivation and encouragement for you.
Never give up, never quit, there's so much more you can achieve with this idea...

Stay Motivated World Changer!

August 24, 2017 16:15

Dear community member,

As the competition deadline is approaching near, we would like some feedback regarding our idea, some ways by which we can tweak it and make it a little better and ready for future execution.
(follow this link https://www.entrepreneurship-campus.org/ideas/12/5961/comments)

Please vote and support our idea.

Thank you in advance.
Team GreenSpace

August 23, 2017 22:52

Hello fellow traveler!
I must say that I found your idea truly inspiring. I would like to know more about it? Do you think you can give me more details about your proposal so I can understand it more and give ffedbakc as well as evaluate if it can be done in my country?
I would also like to request you to please my IDEA called EDU-CELL. DO you think it is relevant in your country. If yes, let me know. I can even help in establishing it in your place during the course of this year!
Have a great day
SHUHRA

August 23, 2017 19:32

Hello Kupakwashe!

According to Wednesday's Inspiration from Youth Citizenship Entrepreneurship Competition: Don't wish it were easy, wish you were better.

Champion, we should always keep forging ahead, refining ourselves and ideas until we improve the world.

Best of Luck!

August 23, 2017 19:31

Hello Kupakwashe!

According to Wednesday's Inspiration from Youth Citizenship Entrepreneurship Competition: Don't wish it were easy, wish you were better.

Champion, we should always keep forging ahead, refining ourselves and ideas until we improve the world.

Best of Luck!

August 23, 2017 10:12

Hi,
After going through your idea, I firmly believe that you can successfully convert it to an executable project and help the society grow in a sustainable manner. I wish you the best for the same.

I would really appreciate if you could go through my idea as well(follow this link https://www.entrepreneurship-campus.org/ideas/12/5961/comments). Our idea deals with covering an otherwise unused rooftop of a building with green plants, and using that space for a multitude of activities. This would have various positive effects on the environment and also the society in general.

Thank you
Team GreenSpace

August 23, 2017 08:36

An Awesome Day to You, Dear Campus Colleague,

Cheeking through your idea and seeing it progress in this competition leaves me motivated and inspired that with us, our planet will become better and flourish in goodness and development desired by every human being with dreams and aspirations. To keep you moving and staying on in face of challenges as growing Entrepreneurs, it is my pleasure to share this link with you, "7 MOVIES Every Entrepreneur Should Watch", copy and paste this link to view; youtube.com/watch?v=s3x-_yRRUrk

All the best to you in you Idea!

Cheers
Anita Mbah.

August 23, 2017 04:00

Dear Kupakwashe
Education prepares the future leaders and families
The nature of education and its quality affects every system in the country,your idea is good as it finds the solution the quality, and access of education to all.
Congulatulation for the mindset you want to impact in this tomorrow's generation.
Best of luck!

August 22, 2017 12:14

Hi Kupakwashe
I hope you're making good progress whether this competition is on progress or not this idea of yours should make more progress to its full implementation congulatulation for the efforts you're making.
Never give up.

August 22, 2017 07:55

Thank you Kupakwashe.

Having you around is very encouraging and wonderful. I wish you success on your journey and you should always expect the best coming your way.

You may like to see my idea, AfricEnergy, for comments and support.

Cheers.

August 22, 2017 07:28

Hi,
Thank you if you have already commented my idea Path To Knowledge. If not, I invite you kindly to do it at: https://www.entrepreneurship-campus.org/ideas/12/5633/ I would really appreciate your opinion.
Best regards,
Andrei

August 15, 2017 08:14

Hello!

You have a nice idea, as this will help promote quality and equitable education, alleviate poverty. What awaits the Graduates as they leave the school? I wish you, success!

Best of Luck!

August 9, 2017 13:22

This idea is really good and it deserves to be implemented. I like that you know what your steps are during this project and I hope you will succeed.
All the best,
Andrei

July 13, 2017 07:35

Dear Abdisa,
Thank you so much for your support, it means a lot to me. The whole purpose of the Global Education Initiative is to inspire hope to communities through education. Education is without doubt a powerful force and a gift that can never be taken away from you. My hope is that the G.E.I will be able to go into your country, empower communities and affect change.

Kind regards,
Kupakwashe Matangia

July 13, 2017 07:30

Dear Oluwagbenga,
Thank you so much for your kind support. Good quality education helps build a better, safer environment where people are encouraged to be the best that they can be. Hopefully my idea will equip people with the inner strength they need to affect change in their communities, cities and the world.

Many thanks,
Kupakwashe Matangira

July 5, 2017 19:28

Dear Kupakwashe Matangira;
This seems a very good and useful ideas and it looks promising and executable. I want to see your idea in real, so that I can share your experience to my country as our current education failed in poor quality. Keep it up! Gud Luck!

July 5, 2017 15:13

Wow
This is a very good idea, it looks promising and executable. This idea is really going to curb so many things and help build a better and safe environment for people to live in. Keep the good work up.

Cheers.

July 4, 2017 16:41

Hi Kupakwashe Matangira ,

Thanks for your comment.

My idea will be implemented in Afghanistan first and if successful then in other places too.
Girls do have access to phones. As long they are using it for other purposes.

Thanks again.

June 26, 2017 10:54

Hello Shuhra,
At first, the G.E.I will be implemented in a community in one country (for example, Bulawayo Zimbabwe). Once the Initiative is successful, it will then spread its reach to many other communities within the same country. From there, the Initiative will be implemented in neighbouring countries (such as Zambia and Mozambique), then countries within the continent and then ultimately expanded globally. This will be done to make sure that the formula used works for the region so as to make it as effective and impact-driven as possible.

Kindest Regards,
Kupakwashe

June 26, 2017 10:54

Hello Shuhra,
At first, the G.E.I will be implemented in a community in one country (for example, Bulawayo Zimbabwe). Once the Initiative is successful, it will then spread its reach to many other communities within the same country. From there, the Initiative will be implemented in neighbouring countries (such as Zambia and Mozambique), then countries within the continent and then ultimately expanded globally. This will be done to make sure that the formula used works for the region so as to make it as effective and impact-driven as possible.

Kindest Regards,
Kupakwashe

June 26, 2017 10:44

Hi Sheher,
So sorry for the delayed response.
To begin with, the G.E.I will be implemented in communities in one country. Once the Initiative is a success, it will then be implemented in surrounding countries and then eventually expanded globally. The Initiative will receive funds and capital primarily from the UN and will seek to make partnerships with organisations such as International Monetary Fund and World Bank. In terms of the business component, the Initiative will have a certain portion of its budget set aside for issuing micro-loans. Once the loans are successful and community businesses are flourishing, community members will then be able to pay back loans either through a lump sum payment or instalments. This way, the business component of the Initiative will be able to fund itself.

June 21, 2017 16:28

Hello,

Your idea is really great...N it will improve the public health welfare to a greater extent.. But would you mind explaining me that these services will only be available to a particular area or are you also planning to spread them.

Regards
Shuhra

June 21, 2017 07:22

Dear Kemal,
You ask a very good question.
Under UN Management/funding, Universities will facilitate a standard curriculum and work placements. Whilst the standard curriculum is developed by the United Nations and Universities, the curriculum will be reevaluated on the basis of community need and input. Universities will be responsible for retaining oversight of the students on placements and then the United Nations will be responsible for the oversight of graduates.
For each country that the G.E.I is implemented in, there will be National Coordinators who have their head office in a capital city. They will then travel throughout the country and oversee regional workers and facilitate the placements of newly trained teachers (graduates). Beneath the National Coordinators will come the Regional Teachers; these teachers would be highly experienced and work with community leaders. They will also manage the training and oversight of new graduates, and final year students.
In the final year of their degree, teaching students would need to do a three month practical in the country where they will receive placement. During the practical, students will learn from the teachers, write notes and get an insight on their day-to-day lives. They will also learn the basic culture, language, education system and begin to understand some of the challenges or difficulties the community may face. After the practical, they will go back to their University, debrief and share experiences with lecturers and class members and then begin to start problem solving.
As for the new graduates, they would receive instruction from the Regional Teachers. The graduates will be placed in a regional hub where they will be mentored by Regional teachers and be assessed in their performance. If the graduates perform at a satisfactory level, they will then be sent to remote communities. Here, they will begin dialogue with community leaders and be coached by a senior teacher in the community whilst assimilating into the community. From there, graduates can then begin to get community input to start enhancing the curriculum. After this phase is completed, graduates can then begin teaching since they would now have extensive knowledge on the needs and teaching style needed for the community.
Once graduates have gained experience and are successfully teaching in the community, they may then be candidates for creating a new region hub which will accept and train final year students, thereby starting the process over again and ensuring sustainable development.
To make this even more effective, there will be personal mentoring from one tier to the other. This way, the retention rate for workers will be higher.

Kupakwashe

June 21, 2017 07:19

Hi Kemal,
You ask a very good question.
Under UN Management/funding, Universities will facilitate a standard curriculum and work placements. Whilst the standard curriculum is developed by the United Nations and Universities, the curriculum will be reevaluated on the basis of community need and input. Universities will be responsible for retaining oversight of the students on placements and then the United Nations will be responsible for the oversight of graduates.
For each country that the G.E.I is implemented in, there will be National Coordinators who have their head office in a capital city. They will then travel throughout the country and oversee regional workers and facilitate the placements of newly trained teachers (graduates). Beneath the National Coordinators will come the Regional Teachers; these teachers would be highly experienced and work with community leaders. They will also manage the training and oversight of new graduates, and final year students.
In the final year of their degree, teaching students would need to do a three month practical in the country where they will receive placement. During the practical, students will learn from the teachers, write notes and get an insight on their day-to-day lives. They will also learn the basic culture, language, education system and begin to understand some of the challenges or difficulties the community may face. After the practical, they will go back to their University, debrief and share experiences with lecturers and class members and then begin to start problem solving.
As for the new graduates, they would receive instruction from the Regional Teachers. The graduates will be placed in a regional hub where they will be mentored by Regional teachers and be assessed in their performance. If the graduates perform at a satisfactory level, they will then be sent to remote communities. Here, they will begin dialogue with community leaders and be coached by a senior teacher in the community whilst assimilating into the community. From there, graduates can then begin to get community input to start enhancing the curriculum. After this phase is completed, graduates can then begin teaching since they would now have extensive knowledge on the needs and teaching style needed for the community.
Once graduates have gained experience and are successfully teaching in the community, they may then be candidates for creating a new region hub which will accept and train final year students, thereby starting the process over again and ensuring sustainable development.
To make this even more effective, there will be personal mentoring from one tier to the other. This way, the retention rate for workers will be higher.

June 20, 2017 13:59

Dear Kupakwashe Matangira

Your initiative is very impressive and much needed in the current society all the best for your project.But may I ask how you are going to implement this project I mean on what scale you are going to launch this and how are you planning to get funds for your project as it will work as capital.
Hope to hear from you again.

June 19, 2017 15:01

Dear Kupakwashe Matangira,
Your idea is really interesting and has an impact on sustainable development. As you stated, the main aim of your idea is to ensure quality education for all and empower developing communities. Quality education is what all countries need to have at all educational institutions. However, there are several factors that determine how it goes. One of these factors is the knowledge, skills, and experiences of the teachers. Thus, how do you think you can achieve your aim to ensure quality education through new graduates who may not have experiences or training that equip them with the knowledge and skill required?
I look forward to hearing from you.