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The project "Supporting the teaching of French in The Gambia" is coming to an end !

End of an educative and linguistic cooperation project of two years (2019-2021)

The project "Supporting the teaching of French in The Gambia" is coming to an end !

The project "Supporting the teaching of French in The Gambia" lasted two years and had three main goals :

  • Undertake a survey on the situation of the teaching of French in The Gambia in about forty schools from regions 1 and 2 & fulfill a census of the French teachers throughout the country
  • Strengthen the linguistic, Information Technology and didactic skills of 120 French teachers in regions 1 and 2
  • Review the French curriculums from G1 to G12 & produce additional pedagogical documents to be combined with French books and hosted on an online platform (https://educationgm.canoprof.fr/)

The project also enabled to gather the francophone educative community : Alliance Française of Banjul, the different departments of the Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education (French Bureau with focal points, Curriculum Directorate, Quality and Assurance Directorate), University of the Gambia, Gambia College, West African Examinations Council, Alliance Française of Lyon and Réseau Canopé.

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Alliance Française of Banjul warmly thanks all the stakeholders that contribute to the success of this project.