Posted on | September 23, 2011 | No Comments
Rwanda has Internet, mobiles work and children in schools have laptop revolution ” connecting 100,000 children to the outside world with their own laptops” (Source Guardian).
Stockholm College specializes in learning about the freedom of using Internet and has been working in Africa since 1996 supporting Teacher Training to make changes in Learning methods.
Next week workshop 30-09-11 – 02-10-11 is one part of the on-going Teacher Training in Rwanda for 30 teachers working in Teacher Training Colleges. The workshop is going to use Action Methods in authentic traffic environment to reduce traffic deaths.
Partners in the Teacher Training Programme
MKFC Stockholm College Teacher Training has several leading partners in their field to make training successful and to promote development.
Kigali Institute of Education (KIE) is a young public institution of higher learning, which started its operations in 1999.
University of Eastern Finland – School of Applied Educational Science and Teacher Education with Professor Tuula Keinonen as the research partner. University of Eastern Finland has selected two regionally and nationally significant fields in which research and education will be further strengthened. The university’s teaching emphasises the research and introduction of modern learning environments and technologies. The University of Eastern Finland was ranked in the 2011 QS World University Rankings. The UEF succeeded particularly well due to its high level of research. Using as a criterion the university’s citations per faculty, the University of Eastern Finland was ranked as the 217th leading university in the world. Furthermore, the university’s faculty-student ratio was excellent, ranked as the 101st leading in the world.
Turku University of Applied Sciences (TUAS), Language Centre is partner to offer English course for teachers. TUAS is a multidisciplinary institution of higher education offering competitive qualifications for international careers in seven educational fields. Language Centre at TUAS offers network-based language and communication training for corporate customers to meet the needs predominantly based on working life requirements. Contact person Joshi Marjo
Mixem is a partner providing Mobile solutions for students, teachers and administrators. Mixem Content Management Platform is a device-independent content delivery and management system allowing wireless service providers to offer all kinds of mobile content services to their end-users. is one of the pioneering mobile service delivery technology vendors. The technology centre is located in Helsinki, Finland and offices in Eastern Africa. Markus Lonka, CEO Mobile : +358 50 403 3331
EducationFinder ltd is specialized in All-Inclusive eLearning, offering learning freedom, contextualized solutions for customers’ needs and packaged learning content. Internet has made it possible to abandon an education structure that limits education possibilities for citizens. Stockholm College is owned by Education Finder Sweden. Ceo Marja-Riitta Ritanoro +46704402206