Eligibility Criteria

Who is eligible?

To be eligible to join the network, all applicants must: 

  • Be proficient in English, the working language of the network;
  • Be a serving civil servant, working at a regional or national level as it relates to the education of three- to twelve-year-olds;
  • Have responsibility for at least one of the following areas at a national or regional (district) level: 
    • National Education Strategy
    • Breadth of Skills (21st century, social, emotional, creative, physical and cognitive) skills
    • Teacher Training
    • Assessment
    • Pre-Primary / Primary Curriculum Design
    • Early Years’ Education
  • Be committed to and have the ability to participate for the duration of the network as per the schedule;
  • Be sufficiently senior within their role to be able to make decisions and advance reforms;
  • Have the support of their supervisor to participate in the network

Be either: 

  • Working in one of the target countries of the network:
    • Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brazil, China, Colombia, Denmark, Egypt, Ethiopia, France, Germany, Ghana, Guatemala, India, Iraq, Jordan, Kenya, Lebanon, Mexico, Palestine, Portugal, Rwanda, Serbia, South Africa, South Korea, Tanzania, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States, Vietnam, Zambia.
  • Or able to cover the costs of participation.

For more information on the application process and to apply please click here.