Varkey Foundation
Thursday 3rd of August 2017


In a world increasingly driven by data, we often still don’t know whether or what children are learning. How can we make sure that the rise of technology drives...
Wednesday 26th of July 2017

On 28 June, the world’s best teacher watched her name go up in lights in New York’s Times Square.
Global Teacher Prize winner Maggie MacDonnell laughed and pointed as her...
Thursday 20th of July 2017
The Varkey Foundation’s Instructional Leadership Programme
20 July 2017
Over a quarter of a million Ugandan children now have access to a quality teacher, thanks to The Varkey...
Wednesday 19th of July 2017
Twenty years ago, a supercomputer beat the world’s best chess player. We didn’t know it then, but it marked the dawn of a new age of innovation.
The world of Kasparov and Deep...
Wednesday 19th of July 2017
18 July 2017
“Universities are the oldest type of institution in the western world, after the church… they have frequently been drivers for change, improving the existing status...
Tuesday 4th of July 2017
Teachers have the power to transform the lives of their students and their wider communities, the world’s best teacher told the president of Chile on 21 June.
Global Teacher Prize...
Varkey Foundation
Wednesday 28th of June 2017
28 June 2017
The Varkey Foundation is delighted by its new association with the UN Department of Public Information (DPI).
Our association with DPI, finalized on 23 June, is an...


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