"Education is the premise of progress
in every society, in every family."

- Kofi Annan, UN Secretary General
2001 Nobel Peace Prize Winner

Project Highlights
Improving Primary Schools
Basic Education I & II Projects
Monitoring Primary Schools

Education is a critical ingredient for spurring economic growth, improving health, and strengthening democracy. For more than 30 years, the Academy for Educational Development (AED) has been a leader in the development of education programs that increase access for all children to schooling
and improve the quality of education.

In the international movement for Education for All, the AED Global Education Center plays an important role providing education assistance to countries worldwide.

Our Mission

To improve basic education systems in ways that are sustainable so every child, grades K-12, has access to education of high quality.

Services We Provide
Project management and implementation
Short- and long-term technical assistance
Needs assessments
Applied research
Strategic planning
Training Programs and study tours

Where We Work
Sub-Saharan Africa
South and Southeast Asia
Central Asia
The Middle East
Latin America and the Caribbean