World Teacher

  • P Project/Program

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Key Information

We link education professionals around the world in order for them to learn from each other and improve their teaching and leadership qualities. This international experience broadens your horizons and makes you a better professional. Participating in a World Teacher programme improves your teaching and coaching skills and improves your competences as an education professional. Our World Teacher Programme is an international exchange programme for students, teachers and school leaders.

Lead Implementing Organization(s)


Latin America & Caribbean, South Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa

Ghana, India, Malawi, Suriname, Uganda

Government Affiliation

Non-governmental program


Not applicable or unknown

Partner(s); Register Leraar; Schoolleide register PO

Ministry Affiliation



Not applicable or unknown

COVID-19 Response


Geographic Scope

Global / regional

Areas of Work Back to Top

Education areas


  • Primary completion
  • Secondary completion


  • Transition from school to work


  • Teacher training


  • Literacy
  • Numeracy

Cross-cutting areas

  • Mentorship

Program participants

Target Audience(s)

Teachers - female, Teachers - male


Not applicable or unknown

School Enrolment Status

Not applicable or unknown

School Level

  • Vocational

Other populations reached

  • Boys in school
  • Girls in school
  • Parent-teacher associations/school management committees
  • School administrators

Participants include

Not applicable or unknown

Program Approaches Back to Top

Mentoring/psychosocial support

  • Teachers as mentors


  • In-service teacher training – pedagogy general
  • Pre-service teacher training – pedagogy general
  • Teaching materials (e.g. lesson plans, curricula)

Program Goals Back to Top

Education goals

  • Improved academic skills (literacy and numeracy)
  • Reduced absenteeism

Cross-cutting goals

  • Increased employment/job-related skills
  • Reduced poverty/increase household well-being