Eight days through South Africa on the trail of Experimento – a report of encounters and conversations with teachers, multipliers, and educational researchers about discovery-based learning and efficient school management.
Dieter Arnold trains teachers all around the world in the principle of learning through discovery. Using creative ideas from the Experimento program, he calls on them to shake up traditional teaching methods while also focusing on what is distinctive about their region.
Araucanía is the third region in Chile, along with Santiago and Antofagasta, where the education program Experimento is being used. Domingo, a local school pupil, already knows what he wants to become: an electrical mechanic.
In Kenya young people can train to become entrepreneurs – when they succeed with their own micro-businesses, it motivates whole villages. Wamuyu Mahinda’s organization The Youth Banner offers these entrepreneurship trainings in rural regions.