Fofee Town - MTM Public School

Liberia

PROGRAM(S) PARTICIPATED IN: Solution – More Than Me University 16

PROBLEM

School does not have sufficient number of teachers, and struggles with teacher attendance, student attendance, or effective instruction.

HOW MIGHT WE…

Build teacher accountability and a positive school culture at Fofee Town. 

SOLUTION

Christiana and Thomas Gbuka are the School Capacity Leaders at Fofee Town – MTM Public School is in Montserrado County in Liberia Africa. They redesigned the school schedule to include weekly, teacher collaborative time where they learn keys to effective, engaging instruction and design lesson plans. They are testing an incentive system of Teacher of the Week + Marking Period to increase attendance and engagement.