Category Archives: Partnerships

Modernizing Data Collection Leads to Bigger Possibilities in Ethiopia’s Education System

In 2015, during the close out of the first round Tsehai Loves Learning –Healthy Whiz Kids project a research was conducted in collaboration with the Blue Butterfly to measure impact of the project. Findings of the research showed that the television episodes of the Tsehai Loves Learning- Healthy Whiz Kids program doubled children’s health knowledge.

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A Tsehai Reading Corner featuring Tsehai storybooks, flashcards, and and posters to encourage childhood literacy in Ethiopian schools

Tsehai Storybooks Put to Use

Pro Pride Ethiopia purchased and distributed 20,000 Tsehai storybooks as part of a USAID project called “Improving Reading Skills Defining Childhood Dreams.” Tsehai leveled storybooks cover from beginner to advanced readers with local stories beautifully illustrated and high quality print. Similarly, we want to thank Initiative Africa for purchasing twelve Tsehai storybook kits.  These materials

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Bruktawit Tigabu instructing girls how to use a camera for Ethiopia's part in the Girls' Education Challenge

Girls’ Education Challenge – Ethiopia

Involve Me Whiz Kids is participating in the United Kingdom’s Girls’ Education Challenge (GEC).  Working with Link Community Development Ethiopia (LCDE), Whiz Kids has devised an innovative approach called “Involve Me; Watch Me” to help girls stay in school and finish their primary education. “Involve Me; Watch Me” is a multimedia platform which allows young

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US AID from the American People (Logo), sponsors of Healthy Whiz Kids in Ethiopia

Healthy Whiz Kids Project Update

Our newest project, Healthy Whiz Kids, is off and running. We are excited to address the lack of proper health education among children through the upcoming season of Tsehai.  Tsehai’s adventures will naturally encourage healthy behavior by educating viewers on a healthy lifestyle.  Children will be empowered with knowledge on specific topics like vaccination, hygiene,

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Partnering for Progress

With Save the Children, WKW created and is distributing wooden educational toy sets to the Somali region. 450 sets have been distributed to Dollo Ado. These materials are distributed in traveling teacher kits. In a region that often lacks designated learning spaces and the infrastructure to utilize Tsehai videos, this program allows early education teachers to move to  different locations.

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Work Vision: Children's Reading Books for Boosting Literacy (Logo)

41,500 Books Delivered!

Whiz Kids has teamed up with World Vision Ethiopia to deliver 41,500 books to children all over the Oromia Region! The project, a part of World Vision’s Literacy Boost Program, has provided materials from Whiz Kids’ 10-book Tsehai Loves Reading collection to children in Ethiopia’s most illiterate region. The books are written in Afaan Oromo

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