The Varkey Foundation is a not-for-profit organisation established to improve the standards of education for underprivileged children throughout the world. Our mission is that every child should have a good teacher. We do this through:
Building teacher capacity
The Varkey Foundation has designed a low-cost teacher training pogramme that will address the issue of teacher quality in developing countries.
This is Ghana's first interactive distance-learning project impacting marginalised girls.
The Top 50 finalists from the Global Teacher Prize 2015 coming together to promote best practices in education and teaching as a profession.
Advocacy campaigns to promote excellence
in teaching practice
This is an annual $1 million award for an exceptional teacher who has made an outstanding contribution to the profession.
We convene this annual leading multi-stakeholder event bringing together leaders from the Public, Private and Social sectors.
Our global advocacy campaign working to encourage the private sector to get behind education.
The world's first comprehensive attempt to compare the status of teachers across the world.