Author: Charles3

No Silver Bullet

Our trip has ended abruptly due to the travel warnings in Ivory Coast. Although many of us are disappointed, it also gave us more time to reflect on what we learned in Ghana. On my early flight back home, I sat next to a professor who teaches at one of … Read more 

Ghana: Leveraging Entrepreneurship to Ignite Changes in Education

During our time in Ghana, we visited different components of the education system.
We had a first look at what primary education is like in an elementary school we visited in the village, we experienced what it was like to study at a top university in Ghana, the Ashesi University. We … Read more 

Education Technology in Ghana+Ivory Coast

In my last semester at MIT Sloan, I had the fortunate opportunity to join the West Africa Study Tour. This is a trip where we spend two weeks in Ghana and Ivory Coast to learn about the education landscape and technology entrepreneurship in these two countries.
This trip is special to … Read more