Comparing Classrooms in Ghana and the U.S.
I look around the classroom. Inspirational posters, bulletin boards filled with math facts, and children’s art projects line the walls. Near the window is a shelf filled with laptops. At the front of the room the teacher is utilizing her smartboard while teaching her students about topic sentences. I said goodbye to Ghana for the month of December to celebrate Christmas with my family back in Wisconsin. While home, I took a job as a substitute teacher. It was my first day, an
Training Up New Entrepreneurs: Pilot Phase
Having an Entrepreneurship programme has been an idea among Expo staff for a long time, but finally it is this year that the actual programme was launched. After choosing two partner schools in the Ejisu area and informing and selecting students, the pilot phase of the programme started in February 2016. Pilot programmes are so interestingly unique: it’s the phase where new things get tried out and adapted to become better versions, and there’s a feeling that everything is po