Introducing seven new GEM Report Fellows for 2022


We are delighted to announce seven new fellowship appointments for the GEM Report for this yr.

The GEM Report Fellowship programme commenced in 2019. This calendar year, the new Fellows are exploring varied problems of significance to the GEM Report’s checking agenda: fairness, climate alter and technology, the latter of which could feed into the 2023 GEM Report.

Studying inequality and the attainment of world-wide instruction goals: insights from Ghana’s simple faculty procedure

Rodney Buadi Nkrumah is an state-of-the-art degree PhD candidate at the McGill School of Social Function, Montreal, Canada. His analysis and proposed Fellowship target on a blended procedures style to examine learning inequality in Ghana’s essential school program, like comprehensive insights from underserved communities in northern Ghana to aid examine micro-amount ordeals that hinder understanding. 

Institutional ailments for equitable access to increased instruction in Ecuador: a novel connected administrative details examination

Magali Ramos Jarrin is currently pursuing a PhD in Education and learning at the University of Cambridge. She retains a BA in Integrated Social Sciences from Jacobs University and a MSc in Social Coverage and Growth from the London College of Economics and Political Science. Due to the fact 2015, Magali has been performing as Undersecretary for Scholarships and Student Financial loans and Undersecretary for Trainer Expert Advancement at the Ministry of Schooling in Ecuador. Her paper employs administrative facts to realize the institutional circumstances (at faculty and bigger schooling degree) affiliated with students’ obtain to public universities in Ecuador.

Embracing teachers’ purpose in advertising and marketing equity in the classroom: world wide designs and evidence from 33 international locations

Dr Nani Teig is an affiliate professor of science training at the University of Oslo and Inland Norway College of Utilized Sciences, Norway. She will take a look at teachers’ job in selling fairness in arithmetic and science classrooms across 33 nations employing details from the 2019 Tendencies in International Arithmetic and Science Analyze (TIMSS). Her investigate provides with each other big-scale facts from surveys, assessments, video clips, and computer system logfiles to greater understand how teachers and policymakers can enrich student discovering, inspiration and resilience.

Mapping the impacts of climate modify on children’s education and learning in the International South

Applying Demographic Wellbeing Survey data, investigate by Fellows, Kai and Sukie will evaluate how weather adjust has impacted SDG 4 connected indicators, such as early childhood instruction, school attendance, attainment, and no matter whether there are differential impacts on ladies and boys.

Kai Feng is a doctoral scholar in Sociology and Demography at the University of Pennsylvania. His investigation focuses on gender inequality in instruction, labour market place and the family members domains. 
Sukie Xiuqi Yang is a Ph.D. scholar in sociology and demography at the College of Pennsylvania. She is intrigued in leveraging longitudinal study data, textual content knowledge, social media facts and spatial information to examine the social globe. Her research focuses on migration, family members, early childhood progress, social stratification and weather change in China and from an international comparative perspective.

Know-how integration in the Cambodian bigger education and learning system in reaction to the COVID-19 pandemic

Eam’s and Song’s fellowship analysis aims to recognize the responses of Cambodian bigger instruction establishments and their lecturers to the COVID-19 pandemic and their sustainability 6 months and two several years following the outbreak in the nation.

Dr Eam Phyrom is at this time serving as a research advisor for the Centre for Educational Analysis and Innovation of the Cambodia Enhancement Useful resource Institute. He holds a Ph.D. in Academic Growth and Cultural and Regional Reports from the Graduate Faculty for Global Progress and Cooperation at Hiroshima College, Japan. His research parts incorporate academic gurus, exploration effectiveness and bigger education improvement.
Dr. Song Sopheak is Director of the Centre for Instructional Study and Innovation. He joined the Centre as a research fellow in October 2016 soon after enterprise article-doctoral investigate at the World Career Style and design Middle of Hiroshima College. ​He is top several research projects on technological and vocational training and instruction and better schooling. His exploration has centered on teaching and finding out, workforce improvement, vocational and experienced instruction, college-marketplace linkages, and know-how integration in training. Dr Song holds a Ph.D. in Educational Science and Humanities from Hiroshima University, Japan.

The GEM Report Fellowship programme was introduced in 2019. It aims to bolster the evidence base on instruction, create investigation capability in instruction, and enhance the links concerning training exploration, plan and practice. The seven new Fellows join 5 Fellows in 2021, a few in 2020 and four in 2019. We are grateful to the Open Society Foundations for their support to the Fellowship programme and are enthusiastic to browse about the results that our following spherical of Fellows explore in their get the job done. More info on the GEM Report Fellowship programme is available in this article.