The KIX Hub Timeline

The KIX Africa 19 Hub launched in April 2020 and will continue until December 2023.

The KIX Africa 19 Hub held a virtual launch and has subsequently held virtual meetings with country focal points and partners to discuss and establish the regional priorities within the six thematic areas.

Past events and resources:

2022

June/July 2022: Community of Practice on Competency Based Education

Resources

June 2:  Mapping core competencies for students and developing competency-based curriculum [Meeting Recording]

June 9: Implementing competency-based curriculum in secondary schools [Meeting Recording]

June 16: The role of experiential learning in secondary schools [Meeting Recording]

June 23: Integrating ICT in competency-based curriculum [Meeting Recording]


June 2022: Learning series on scaling impact in education through institutionalization and innovative Partnership: A case study from Côte d'Ivoire with Africa 21 Hub and featuring Brookings and Jacobs Foundation

Resources

June 1: Scaling innovation into education systems sustainably [Meeting recording]

June 8: Multi-stakeholder partnerships to support identifying, adapting, and scaling relevant education initiatives [Meeting recording]

June 15: Data and continuous learning for scaling through institutionalization [Meeting recording]

May 25, 2022: Webinar on country mechanisms to report violence in school

Resources

Meeting Recording

Policy Brief

May 19, 2022: KIX Malawi National Dialogue

Resources

Highlights from Meeting Recording

Article

April/May 2022: KIX Africa 19 hub workshop series: Learning how to move from research to policy

Resources

Article

April 28 [Meeting Recording]

May 5 [Meeting Recording]

May 12 [Meeting Recording]

April 2022: KIX Africa 19 Hub Participation at the 2022 Comparative and International Education Society’s Conference

Resources

Article

January 29, 2022: National KIX Africa 19 Hub Dialogue in Ethiopia

Resources

National KIX Africa 19 Hub Dialogue in Ethiopian Educational Priorities and Promising Practices Report & Call to Action (pdf)

Article

2021

December 24,2021: 2021 Annual newsletter

December 7, 2021: Webinar on Preventing School-Related Gender-Based Violence

Resources

Meeting Recording

December 3, 2021: Webinar on Innovation in Teacher Policy and Practice for Educational Recovery at the 13th Policy Dialogue Forum

Resources

Report

Meeting Recording

November 25, 2021: Webinar on Reaching and Teaching the Girl Child in Sub-Saharan Africa During Covid-19

Resources

Article

Meeting Recording

October 14, 2022: Takeaways and policy proposals from the EMIS, ECCE, Inclusivity and Teaching and Learning Communities of Practice

Resources

Meeting Recording


September 22, 2021: KIX Kenya National Dialogue

Resources

Meeting Recording Part 1 and Part 2

Meeting Recording Highlights

Article

September/October 2021: Community of Practice on Inclusive Education and Learning for Children with Disabilities

Resources

September 28:  Inclusive Education during COVID-19

September 30: Data Challenges and Children with Disabilities’ learning

October 7: ICT and Inclusive Education


September/October 2021: Community of Practice with Regional Economic Communities to strengthen national Educational Management Information Systems

Resources

September 16th:  High-level Dialogue on Strengthening National EMIS [Article | Meeting Recording]

September 22nd: Policy and Legal Framework review

September 29th: Resources Availability and Utilization review

October 6th: Statistical Processes review

October 13th: Education Information Reporting review

October 20th: Draft AU EMIS Norms and Standards completed ready for pilot

October 15th: Takeaways and Policy Proposals from KIX Learning Cycles in EMIS, ECE, Inclusive Education, and Teaching and Learning


July/August, 2021: Community of Practice on Competency Based Education

Resources

Report

July 1st : Strategic planning, designing and developing of competency-based education and curriculum review and reform [Article | Meeting Recording | Meeting Recording Highlights]

July 8th : Teacher Professional Development for Competency-based assessment [Article | Meeting Recording | Meeting Recording Highlights]

July 15th : Competency-based assessment [Article | Meeting Recording]

July 22nd : Monitoring and Evaluation Competency-Based Learning [Article | Meeting Recording]

July 29th : What are the qualities of education systems which develop 21st century skills? [Article | Meeting Recording]

August 5th: Project Management and Scaling of Innovations [Article | Meeting Recording]


May/June 2021: Community of Practice on Early Childhood Education

Resources

Report

Article

May 20th: Increasing access to childhood education

May 26th: Effective teaching methods for early childhood education

June 2nd: Systems to monitor early learning outcomes for children


May 2021: Community of Practice on Strengthen national education systems for innovative data usage and management

Resources

Report

Article

May 11th : Developing national EMIS and learning assessment systems
May 18th: Applying national, regional and international learning assessment data in school reforms [
Meeting Presentations]
May 25th : Designing and implementing appropriate feedback mechanisms for schools following data analysis [
Meeting Presentations]

April 20, 2021: Direct Dialogue between KIX and The Gambia

Resources

Meeting Presentations

Meeting Recording

April 14, 2021: Direct Dialogue between KIX and Malawi

Resources

Meeting Presentations

Meeting Recording

March 17, 2021: Innovative Strategies for Assessing Learning Outcomes Emerging in the COVID-19 Era in Sub-Saharan Africa

Resources
Innovation in Assessment Emerging in the COVID-19 Era in Sub-Saharan Africa - Introduction, Maryann Joy Dreas

Re-thinking learning assessment in the COVID-19 era in Eastern, Western, and Southern Africa:Innovative Strategies for Assessing Learning Outcomes Emerging in the COVID-19 Era in Sub-Saharan Africa, Shem Bodo

Development and Implementation of Evidence-Based Polices on Learning Assessment in Sierra Leone, Emmanuel V. Deoud, Development Partners’ Coordination Desk Officer, and Mr. Sesay Brima (Co-Presenter), Learning Assessment Focal Person, Ministry of Education, New England Ville, Freetown, Sierra Leone

Innovative Strategies for Assessing Learning Outcomes Emerging in the COVID-19 Era in Sub-Saharan Africa:
the case of Lesotho, Letsatsi NTSIBOLANE 


Learners' Views on Assessment During COVID-19 : Lesotho (Audio)

Promoting Equity & Inclusiveness in learning through innovative assessment in Kenya, Anne Ngatia

The Gambia Experience: Using Assessment Results, Ms. Fatimata Hydara, Senior Education Officer, Assessment Unit Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education

Meeting Recording

2020

December 10, 2020: Demonstration and Follow Up Question and Answer Session on the Africa 19 Digital Repository

Resources

Agenda

Virtual Tour/Demonstration of the Africa 19 Digital Repository Video

Meeting Report

Meeting Recording


December 8, 2020: Africa 19 Digital Repository Launch

Resources

Agenda

Concept Note

Africa 19 Member Country and Technical Team Testimonial Video

Virtual Tour/Demonstration of the Africa 19 Digital Repository Video


November 26, 2020: Baseline Survey Validation Workshop: Virtual Meeting

Resources

Agenda

Concept Note

Baseline Validation Workshop, Argaw Sapane, IICBA

Meeting Report


November 17, 2020: Knowledge Sharing Virtual Meeting for Member States 

Resources

Agenda

Concept Note

Lesotho Response to COVID-19, M. RALENKOANE (PhD), Ministry of Education and Training

Sierra Leone's Experience with Teaching and Learning during the COVID-19 Pandemic, Emmanuel V. Deoud, Ministry of Basic and Senior Secondary Education 

Teaching - Learning Response to COVID 19: The Case of Malawi, Valentino Zimpata, Ministry of Education, Science and Technology

Meeting Report

October 19, 2020: KIX Hub Virtual Meeting

Resources

Agenda

Concept Note

Africa 19 Digital Repository
KIX Africa 19 Hub DCP KIX Focal Persons & LEGs Meeting

Meeting Recording

Meeting Report


September 21, 2020: KIX Africa 19 Hub Meeting

Resources

Agenda

KIX Africa 19 Hub Baseline Survey Tools Orientation, Argaw Korssa, UNESCO IICBA

Meeting Report


August 11, 2020: KIX Africa 19 Hub In-Depth Country Mapping Review

Resources

Concept Note

In-Depth Country Mapping, Tilaye Kassahun (PhD), UNESCO IICBA

Meeting Recording

Meeting Report


July 28, 2020: KIX Africa 19 Hub Validation Workshop

Resources

Concept Note

DCPs and LEGs Engagement Strategy, Tilaye Kassahun (PhD), UNESCO IICBA
KIX AFRICA 19 HUB: COMMUNICATIONS & ADVOCACY STRATEGY, Chelsea Lavallee, UNESCO IICBA
Regional Knowledge and Innovation Exchange (KIX) Hub 19 Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Strategy, Argaw Korssa, UNESCO IICBA

Meeting Recording

Meeting report


June 11, 2020: Third KIX Africa 19 Hub Meeting – Learning Assessments, Early Childhood Education and Gender Equality

Resources

Concept note

Regional Knowledge and Innovation Exchange (KIX) Hub 19: Country Rapid Assessment Report, Victoria Kisaakye Kanobe (PhD), UNESCO IICBA

Learning Assessments in Sub-Saharan Africa: A snapshot of the situation: Challenges, needs and opportunities to improve learning outcomes, Davide Ruscelli

Learning Assessement Experiences: A Case of Kenya, Anne Ngatia

ECD Policy Formulation & Implementation: What works and what does not work, Dr. George Evans Owino, AfECN

Gender in Education, Anna MArru, VVOB

Early Childhood Education Interventions that Promote Gender Equality. Adeitan Teresa Omondi, FAWE

Details of the Regional Scanning of Country Priorities and Needs Across the Six Thematic Areas of KIX Hub, Tilaye Kassahun (PhD), UNESCO IICBA

Meeting Recording

Meeting report


May 21, 2020: Second KIX Africa 19 Hub Meeting - Learning Assessments, Teaching and Learning, Inclusivity and Meeting the Data Challenge

Resources

Concept note

About KIX Digital Knowledge Platform, Tiffany Barnes-Huggins, IDRC, Ottawa

The Data Challenge: Sharing experiences, challenges and lessons learnt on policy formulation and implementation (ADEA EMIS Experience in Africa)

Evidence-based Policy on Teaching and Learning: Education International’s Experience

Regional Learning Partners for the GlobalPartnership for Education’s Knowledge and Innovation Exchange (KIX): Experiences, key lessons learnt and critical priorities on policy formulation and implementation on Inclusivity.Teresa Omondi- Adeitan,FAWE Deputy Executive Director

Regional Knowledge and Innovation Exchange (KIX) Hub 19 Country Rapid Assessment Report. Victoria Kisaakye Kanobe (PhD), UNESCO-IICBA

Country assessment on experiences, challenges and lessons learnt on policy formulation and implementation: KIX Hub19 Summary Report

Inclusive Education, VVOB, Anna Murru

Meeting Recording


May 5, 2020: The KIX Africa 19 virtual Inception Meeting for Member States

Resources

Concept note

Landscaping the KIX Hub in Africa: The link with Agenda 2063 and CESA 16-25, African Union Commission
Regional Knowledge and Innovation Exchange (KIX) Hub 19, Yumiko Yokozeki, Director, IICBA

The Global Partnership for Education Knowledge and Innovation Exchange (KIX)

Regional Knowledge and Innovation Exchange (KIX) Hub 19 Victoria Kisaakye Kanobe, Senior Project Coordinator, IICBA
Country needs and priorities assessment exercise: AN OVERVIEW, Beifith KOUAK TIYAB

Meeting Recording