Addis Addict

This weekend, I had the privilege of coming back to Addis and spending time at the wonderful Ethiopian Education Foundation (EEF). If you haven’t heard me drone on about this before, EEF is a small charity which each year identifies a number of kids entering their ‘GCSE’ year, who have performed exceptionally well academically, but… Continue reading Addis Addict

NYU Abu Dhabi

In connection with work for the Ethiopian Education Foundation, I’ve just spent a weekend on the Abu Dhabi campus of New York University. NYUAD have, in recent years, offered comprehensive scholarships to students from EEF and this year generously invited us (along with a group of US-based school careers counsellors) to observe the candidate selection… Continue reading NYU Abu Dhabi