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What We Have Done

Training:

  • Training of Circuit Supervisors from four districts on the use of District Quality Monitory System for Education (DQMS-E)
  • Training of IPA on administration of EGRA
  • Training of World Education Ghana assessors on administration of EGRA
  • National training in monitoring and evaluation for staff in 110 district directorates of education (USAID)
  • Training of education specialist from University of Cape Coast in student learning assessment and related data analyses (Improving Education Quality Project, USAID)
  • Training of regional specialist in Test Scan Technology and related software, including design of scannable sheets for classroom observation and surveys (Academy for Education Development, USAID).
  • Circuit Supervisors Management Initiative in five districts in Ghana (UNICEF)

Research:

  • Impact study on the introduction of English as Second Language (ESL) methods in primary education instruction (Academy for Education Development, USAID)
  • Comparative study on private and public schools in Ghana (USAID)
  • Investigation of public schools serving low income areas in rural Ga in Ghana (University of New Castle Upon Tyne, UK)
  • Trends in Maths and Science Study (TIMSS) (World Bank)
  • Data Quality Assessment (USAID)

Test Development:

  • USAID Quality Improvement in Primary Schools project: Impact assessment instruments measuring two year trends in learning growth of P3/P4 AND P5/P6 pupils
  • Refinement of Ghana Education Service (GES) Performance Monitoring Test.
  • World bank sponsored Trends in Maths and Science Study (TIMSS)
  • Technical support to Basic Education Comprehensive Assessment System for test scan development and training.