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Alison Anniversary Interviews: Sébastien Breteau
April 2021 marked 14 years of fighting education inequality for global leader of online learning - Alison. To mark this milestone they interviewed our founder, Sébastien Breteau, to ask about his work and how he got involved in education.
Cambiando el Chip
Hijos de María, Ciudad de México primary school in Cartagena received 70 internet cards and 15 tablets by the Breteau Foundation to support children with elearning.
Educational Apps Boost Learners in Rural South Africa
After three years of intervention in KwaZulu-Natal, a principal’s survey has shown a reduction in absenteeism and higher enrollment, reportedly thanks to the Breteau Foundation`s partner – Xander educational apps.
Timberland and VF Sponsor Classrooms for Children in the Dominican Republic – with EdTech support from the Breteau Foundation
Press release: VF and Timberland have partnered with the Breteau Foundation to provide digital education and teacher training in their new classrooms at Cienfuegos Daycare Center.
Interview with Thandekile Ngema
We spoke to teacher and education consultant for the Breteau Foundation, Thandekile Ngema about using mobile apps in the classroom. She shared some great advice for teachers wanting to add a tech element to their classrooms.
Businesses commit $50 million to get Syrian Children back into school
GBC-Education has enlisted more than 50 companies to support the education of Syrian refugee children. Together, these Coalition members and partners are committing more than $50 million through financing and in-kind support, the first set of commitments from the private sector in the lead up to the Syria Donors Conference.
Private sector commits $75 million through partnership to educate Syrian children
In the lead up to the first-ever World Humanitarian Summit in May, GBC-Education has scaled up the business response to the Syrian refugee crisis, raising the total commitment from private sector and partners to $75 million in the effort to support the education of one million Syrian refugees in Lebanon, Jordan, and Turkey. Now, through collaborations that span industries,…