Research-based model for the formation and training of principals, principals and teams of school managers, which addresses important gaps in character education in Colombia.

PRIMED is a model of fundamental pillars to strengthen and improve the socio-emotional education strategies of an educational institution. A training program focused on the creation of a high-impact, scalable and profitable intervention for rectors, directors and management teams.

PARTNERSHIP

ACADEMIC ALLY

Dr. Marvin Berkowitz – Professor recognized for his work and research in character formation for 25 years and Director of the Center for Character and Citizenship at the University of Missouri and St. Louis (USA).

LOCAL ALLY

Us. We will be leading the process and accompanying the participating schools with the help of Dr. Marvin Berkowitz.

GRANT

“Philanthropic catalyst of discoveries focused on providing independent research grants to stimulate curiosity and accelerate discovery.”

HOW WILL IT WORK?

Educators will receive 40 hours of in-person training and 10 months of support to learn and apply the PRIMED model for Character education in their schools.

METODOLOGÍA

Two cohorts for 5 schools (10 in total). Cohort 1: 2019/2020 - Cohort 2: 2020/2021.

Intensive training of 5 days (9-13 sept / 2019) and 2 days (June 2020), for 4-7 members of the school's management team.

Impact evaluation in partnership with Dr. Berkowitz and UMSL (University of Missouri, St. Louis).

PARTICIPATING SCHOOLS 2019/2020