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Leading with Children in Ethiopia

Leading with Children in Ethiopia

An Early Childhood Education Ethiopia Initiative The first five years of life are foundational to human development. During these early formative years, children gain knowledge through cumulative experiences as they engage with others in their surroundings. Children...

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The Environment as the Third Teacher in ECE

We often overlook the role of the environment in an early childhood education program. Environments, when crafted with intentions, take an influential role in how the child manages their day, and how the teacher/instructor/caregiver enhances their educational plans...

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Promoting Empathy and Kindness in Young Children

Promoting Empathy and Kindness in Young Children

  Children enter this world seeking love, comfort, understanding, and empathy. They hope and expect that when they cry, their parents or caregivers will feel their distress and respond to their needs. Babies are profoundly attuned to this reciprocal relationship, they...

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Young Children are Scientists and Explorers

Young Children are Scientists and Explorers

     A central belief of Early Childhood Education Ethiopia is concerned with providing children the space, time, and encouragement to exercise their imagination. Children are interested and invested in their surroundings. They explore, test,...

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Want to Teach Early Learners Math in Ethiopia?

Want to Teach Early Learners Math in Ethiopia?

      Play Gebeta!   Teachers at Shimbit Preschool Program (KG) Playing with Gebeta   Gebeta for Beginning Math Gebeta is referred to as one of the oldest board games in the world. This pastime favorite was once played in all corners of...

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Teacher Training Series

Teacher Training Series

Kenubish Jenberu KG-1 Preschool Teacher “ I was reluctant to do lesson plans, I felt it was so burdensome because we were never trained or supported on the process, but now I am excited and not afraid to do it” Kenubish Jenberu (March 2022).  Kenubish represents...

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A Preschool for 450 Children

Future ECEE Community Preschool Last year, Early Childhood Education Ethiopia started building a community preschool in Debre Tabor, Ethiopia to serve 450 children ages 3-7 years old. Currently, more age-eligible children are out of preschool than in school in...

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Early Childhood Education Ethiopia Fundraiser Gala 2022

Early Childhood Education Ethiopia Fundraiser Gala 2022

September Fundraiser Gala Thank you to all our supporters, friends, family members, and donors who made the first fundraiser gala on September 17, a success! It is through your generosity that we get closer to our goal and realize our vision of putting more children...

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