In developing countries, school enrolment has increased tremendously over the past 10 years. For instance, between 2003 and 2008, primary school enrolment rates in sub-Saharan Africa increased by 18% with a number of countries recording gross enrolment rates above 100%. Despite these gains, learning outcomes have been declining raising fears that children are simply going through the school system with minimal learning.
Maurice works in the Education Research Program and his expertise is in managing and analyzing data. He holds a Bachelors of Science (Math and Computer Science) from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT), Kenya and...