As part of its focus on global partnerships, Wheelock College provides a two-faceted education program on Barbados, focused both on strengthening the island nation’s early childhood education system and on providing immersive international learning experiences for Wheelock students.
Wheelock’s Undergraduate Commencement Speaker Her Excellency Dr. Joyce Banda, former president of the Republic of Malawi, told the graduates at the May 15, 2015 ceremony, “I’m an African woman, a mother, a grandmother, but also a leader.
Wheelock partnership aims to increase capacity for high-quality early child development services in the Eastern Cape region of South Africa.
Pervasive malnourishment has immediate impacts on people’s welfare and presents longitudinal societal challenges.
Singapore’s education system has grabbed headlines with the news of its students dominating global tests, yet early childhood education is one of the few spots where Singapore is not yet a world leader.