Part 1 of a 5 part series, in partnership with Open Design Afrika festival. Afrika Design was the podcast partner for Open Design Afrika festival 2020. In this Episode, Adrian speaks with Blessing Akpan a Google Certified Educator, Founder of The Innovative Child Network and Ambassador for HundrED.org.
Blessing has a strong background in integrating and implementing both project-based learning models and educational technologies in classrooms. As a youth advocate for Quality Education for every child, Blessing is renowned for championing online and offline campaigns around themes of educational development such as Inclusive Education and literacy to positively Impact our community and wider world.
As a Founder/Lead Mentor of The Innovative Child Network , she leads a group of innovative mentors to deliver quality skill-based learning programs through weekly mentorship, Learners Leading Learning Series and exhibitions to tackle the global learning crisis and the learning poverty.