African Education Festival, Ghana 2018

The IB will host the first African Education Festival in Accra, Ghana on Friday 16 February 2018 with the theme: "Leading and learning in the 21st century".

The festival is designed for policy-makers, principals and administrators, heads of kindergarten to grade 12 schools, as well as leaders of educational institutions in the region.

The festival’s overarching goals are:

  • To develop the capacity of educational leaders.
  • To share and learn about global best practices in education to enhance teaching and learning within schools.
  • To create opportunities for dialogue and networking among leaders of education in the region.

The African Education Festival is a great opportunity for thought leaders in education to discuss current education trends, explore innovation in education practice and capture key developments in both education leadership and learning. Find out more about the event schedule here.



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The IB is partnering with UNESCO to organise the festival.

For more information about the IB in Africa, please visit our dedicated page.