Teacher Training in Nigerian State Attracts UK Support

The U.K. Department for International Development will train teachers and principals in the Nigerian state of Kwara under its new partnership with the state’s education ministry and a local nonprofit, This Day reports. The target principals and teachers will undergo training and attend workshops aimed at improving the performance of students in the state’s educational examinations.

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    As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.