Nigerians Educate Everywhere at Distance (NEED) Project in Sokoto

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Universal Learning Solutions in partnership with Sokoto Global Partnership for Education (GPE) / Nigeria Partnership for Education Project (NIPEP) have seized this moment to pilot an innovative new model to educate children in their homes, through community-based activities, which comply with strict COVID-19 safety guidelines and best practices. Below…Continue Reading

Home Learning in Katsina State

We are now enabling children from homes in Katsina State, Nigeria to learn how to read and write at home, with visits by Home Support Teachers across the state. The children follow along with Jolly Phonics TV and Radio lessons created by our Nigeria teams, with local language translations and colourful materials. Feedback from parents…Continue Reading

Universal Learning Solutions’ Rapid Response to School Closures Due to Covid-19: Nigerians Educate Everywhere at a Distance (NEED) Free Smartphone Applications

Nigerians Educate Everywhere at a Distance (NEED) In response to the school closures due to Covid-19, Universal Learning Solutions is acting fast to ensure that children at home across Nigeria are still learning. We will be looking to expand the use of some existing tools and resources, and also to develop more guidance and content…Continue Reading

FREE “Reach for the Stars” App

In response to the challenges being faced by children and parents across Africa, and the wider world, at the moment due to the coronavirus, our team is working to develop solutions to help children at home continue to learn. One of the best, free, options we have produced is our “Reach for the Stars” readers…Continue Reading

Teacher Leader Training in Jigawa

Here are some great pictures from our Teacher Leader training currently being rolled out in Jigawa state, Nigeria this month. Over the 3 days our amazing team will be training 65 Teacher Leaders and 80 government officials. They will then hold further local teacher network meetings with another 700 government school teachers this month. This…Continue Reading

Nigeria’s Reading Revolution

Nigeria is on the front-line of the global crisis for education, with 10.5 million children out of school and millions of those who do attend school leaving unable to read a basic sentence. The documentary tells the story of Africa’s largest English literacy project delivered by Universal Learning Solutions in partnership with the Nigerian Government…Continue Reading