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Perhaps the most difficult aspect of teaching is grabbing the attention of learners and maintaining it long enough to ensure an understanding and grasp of the content. Transfer the task of teaching online and this problem is made even more challenging. Fortunately, there are well-established solutions to help ensure that your online course is an effective educational resource capable of harnessing the attention of learners with a short attention span.

Presentation and Interactivity

Presentation, presentation, presentation — this simple yet often overlooked component…


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We are resilient, and we can adapt — these words are representative of us all and the many organizations that have adjusted during this tumultuous year.


In this article, we focus the lens on Africa, and we discuss how to undertake mobile learning with low-tech beneficiaries in underserved communities.


Get to know our team! This week: Kwadwo Busumtwi, Backend Engineer. This interview is the sixth of a series featuring the outstanding team from Chalkboard Education. Check out previous interviews from the Developer team with Solomon Sign and Yoofi Brown-Pobee.


Get to know the team! This week: Solomon Appier-Sign, Lead Backend Engineer. This interview is the fifth of a series showcasing the incredible team from Chalkboard Education. Read our previous interviews from the Developer team with Yoofi Brown-Pobee and Nii Apa Abbey.


Non-Governmental Organizations serve communities in many ways, with one common mission: inspire hope and make a positive change in people’s lives.


Since Covid, more and more organisations are rolling out mobile training programs, sometimes replacing face-to-face training sessions. While these programs, when based on lightweight and inclusive formats, help firms improve training continuity at scale — they are left with a big challenge: how to measure their effective impact.

What is Impact?

“Impact” can be many things, but it is always what we pay…


Evaluate and assess trainees at scale, seamlessly, with Chalkboard Education’s universal mobile application. Our offline-first mode allows trainees to take quizzes without internet connectivity, and upload their test scores anytime once they plug into a network.

Chalkboard Education offers many Quizzes possibilities for your e-learning programmes.

Quizzes are essential instruments used by many firms for knowledge assessment purposes.
They are a less formal approach than standardised tests and examinations, giving educators the flexibility to evaluate trainees in various ways. They are essential because they provide data on knowledge assimilation, course understanding, and a host of other statistical categories.


Get to know our team! This week: Yoofi Brown-Pobee, Software Engineer. This interview is the fourth of a series featuring the outstanding team from Chalkboard Education. Check out previous interviews from the Developer team with Nii Apa Abbey and Lemuel Hawkson.

Yoofi Brown-Pobee, software engineer at Chalkboard Education

What is your role at Chalkboard Education?
I am a software engineer, part of the developer team responsible for building and maintaining the product daily.


Global Edtech Startup Awards 2020 : Les lauréats de la finale France

PARIS — Le 10 décembre dernier, s’est tenue la 7e édition des GESA France, coorganisée par ed21 et l’AFINEF, avec le soutien de la Région Île-de-France, dans le cadre de la « Journée EdTech FENI Plan de relance » organisée par Business France. À l’occasion d’une cérémonie réunissant les 5 finalistes de l’édition 2020, de grands témoins internationaux et le jury constitué d’acteurs et d’experts de l’écosystème, les organisateurs ont révélé le nom de l’entreprise qui défendra l’innovation française lors de la finale Monde qui aura lieu en ligne en janvier 2021. Cette année, c’est donc Millionroads à qui reviendra…

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