Invest in Future Leaders Teach for the Philippines’ pool of Teacher Fellows is composed of the best of each year’s graduating class and driven young professionals who have committed 2 years as public school teachers. They have undergone a rigorous selection process to test their leadership ability, and are set to develop students who are able to articulate their […]
In this #WatchHerWork feature, Jojo shares what it takes to launch and scale a non-profit and why remaining humble is a key ingredient for impacting change. Full article available on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/meet-jojo-lam-berkeley-grad-building-teach-cambodia-katie-fogarty/.
Sound macroeconomic policy has allowed Cambodia to achieve strong economic growth over the past two decades. In 2016, Cambodia graduated from low-income to lower-middle-income status. Our economic outlook is likely to remain robust with the Asian Development Bank forecasting GDP growth to continue at 7.1%. Looking forward, our goal is to become a middle-income country […]
Education Minister Hang Chuon Naron last week officially launched the Teach For Cambodia programme, which aims to give all children in Cambodia the opportunity to unleash their potential through improved access to a quality education. Read more by Srey Kumneth of Khmer Times, a local, independent English-language media outlet: http://www.khmertimeskh.com/5087548/teach-cambodia-programme-launched/
Monirath Siv first saw the urgent need for a pipeline of qualified and committed teachers in Cambodia when he became aware of a “learning crisis” that could impact the country’s development, especially given its disproportionately young population. Read the full article by Yesenia Amaro of the Phnom Penh Post, Cambodia’s oldest English-language newspaper: http://www.phnompenhpost.com/national/teach-cambodia-launches
Kampuchea Thmey Feature: “Teach For Cambodia will contribute to the promotion of the education sector in Cambodia”
DAP Feature: “Teach For Cambodia will contribute to the development of Cambodia in line with the national economic vision”
Siv Monirath, Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Teach For Cambodia, said that Teach For Cambodia would contribute to develop human resources with the Royal Government to turn Cambodia into a developed country by 2050 in line with the national economy. Read more by Eng Bo Chheng of DAP News: https://www.dap-news.com/teach-for-cambodia