Changing lives through education

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, advocacy campaigns to promote excellence in teaching practice at the highest levels of policy making and providing grants to partner organisations that offer innovative solutions in support of our mission. 

Global Teacher Prize 2017 Winner



50 of the Best Teachers Join Forces

All 50 Global Teacher Prize 2015 finalists joined a virtual conference with Fernando M. Reimers, Professor of International Education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, and Ross Hall, Director of Education Strategy at Ashoka! This was the first time all 50 Teacher Prize finalists gathered together virtually. The Teacher Prize has...

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