Chalkboard Education, a Ghana-based mobile learning company, receives EUR 200’000 to further develop its business activities in Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire, including increasing access to its mobile learning tools for rural and remote populations.
Founded in 2015, Chalkboard Education’s innovative technology allows organizations to expand their education programs through digital distance learning programs that are accessible to any type of phone. The mission is to democratize access to education and training in Africa.
“Education technology is a very important tool for accompanying the transformation of African educational systems,” says Fabio Segura, Head of International Programs at the Jacobs Foundation. “We are excited to add Chalkboard Education to our group of partners dedicated to improving access to and the quality of education in Ivory Coast through the TRECC program.”
About Chalkboard Education
Chalkboard Education is an award winning mobile learning company that has already served over 1’000 students in Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire. Chalkboard Education partners with universities, training institutions, and companies to provide innovative software that digitalizes their content and distributes it to learners’ mobile devices, allowing students to access course content anytime and anywhere, even without an Internet connection.