Teacher Professional Development

MWAI knows that effective teachers are vital to students’ learning and to their social, emotional, physical, and personal development. We customize and contextualize teacher professional development to meet partners’ needs and we build capacity at all levels of the education system.

Our areas of expertise include:

  • Literacy, numeracy, and life skills teaching and learning
  • New teacher preparation and mentoring
  • Gender-responsive teaching and learning
  • Formative and summative assessment
  • Curriculum design
  • Classroom lessons and unit designs
  • Alignment of teaching and learning outcomes
  • Mentoring and coaching
  • Inclusive practices for students with special needs


Education for All – Global Monitoring Report
Gendered Dimensions of Teaching and Learning. (S. Miske, 2013; New York: UNGEI)

Embracing Diversity: Toolkit for Creating Inclusive, Learning-friendly Environments
Miske, S. [contributing author]. (2004) Embracing diversity: toolkit for creating inclusive, learning-friendly environments. UNESCO, Paris