Using Learning Through Play to Empower Teachers and Students in Ghana

Using Learning Through Play to Empower Teachers and Students in Ghana

Strong partnerships and collaborating with effective organizations are key components to tackling the complex global issues that we seek to improve at the IDP Foundation, Inc. (IDPF).

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IDPF Supports Local Museum to Open Up Barriers to STEM Opportunities

IDPF Supports Local Museum to Open Up Barriers to STEM Opportunities

While most of our grantmaking is done to support our keystone program, the IDP Rising Schools Program, and to promote advocacy efforts in global education, we also fund locally based organizations that share our same belief that education is a key component to conquering many of the world’s greatest challenges.

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IDPF Supports Mela Project to Strengthen Maternal Health in the Developing World

IDPF Supports Mela Project to Strengthen Maternal Health in the Developing World

The IDP Foundation, Inc. has always practiced grantmaking with purpose.

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Action-Packed TFET Training Makes Professional Development Fun for Teachers

Action-Packed TFET Training Makes Professional Development Fun for Teachers

An integral portion of the TFET program are the in-person trainings that consist of a two-tier “train the trainer” model in which a group of “master teachers” completes the first tier of training and then replicates the experience to their fellow teachers at their schools.

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Raising Teachers’ Self Esteem and Inspiring More Child-Friendly Classrooms in Ghana

Raising Teachers’ Self Esteem and Inspiring More Child-Friendly Classrooms in Ghana

In the opening of a video entitled Practical Ways to Make the Classroom Creative and Fun, “Sesame Street” Muppets Zobi and Kami are playing a new song for their favorite teacher, Ms. Efia, slapping out the rhythm on a drum.

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IDPF President & CEO Awarded Australia US Midwest Award

IDPF President & CEO Awarded Australia US Midwest Award

Congratulations to IDPF President & CEO, Irene D. Pritzker, for receiving the Australia US Midwest Award for Outstanding Achievement!

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IDPF Featured in New Book as a "Disruptive Innovator"

IDPF Featured in New Book as a

We are very proud to share that the IDP Foundation, Inc. (IDPF) is featured in the highly anticipated Clayton Christensen book, The Prosperity paradox: How Innovation Can Lift Nations Out of Poverty.

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Muppets Take Accra

Muppets Take Accra

IDP Foundation, Inc. (IDPF) and our partners at Sesame Workshop, with the help of researchers from NORC at the University of Chicago, had the opportunity to present the Techniques for Effective Teaching (TFET) program at the 2018 mEducation Alliance Symposium on November 6 in Washington DC.

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IDP Foundation, Inc. Supports Northwestern's Lurie Cancer Center Research Scientists

IDP Foundation, Inc. Supports Northwestern's Lurie Cancer Center Research Scientists

Our Branch Coordinator for October is…Samuel Owusu!

Our Branch Coordinator for October is…Samuel Owusu!

The IDP Foundation loves recognizing the Branch Coordinators of the IDP Rising Schools Program (IDPRSP) for their passion and commitment to making the program successful and sustainable.

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