EDC improves learning outcomes for children, youth, and adults worldwide. We design systems to support and sustain quality basic education, provid­ing creative solutions to seemingly intractable problems. From developing national standards to training teachers to bolstering community support for schools, we help our partners improve teaching and learning.

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