Open Call: Implementing and Scaling Tech & Play in Countries

The overall purpose of the grant:

Through this grant, the LEGO Foundation wishes to systemically reach children aged 6-12 by improving opportunities for Learning through Play (LtP) with Technology (Creative Coding, Robotics, and Making / Tinkering).

Expected outcomes:

1) LtP with Technology and approaches to LtP with Technology are recognized and visible in supporting the delivery of the formal curriculum.

2) LtP with Technology is integrated into a range of teacher professional development activities.

3) Teachers are using approaches to LtP with Technology effectively within their classrooms.

4) School leaders are effectively engaged to create strong enabling environments for the implementation of LtP with Technology.

Project start date and duration:

From 01 Sept 2020 to 31 Aug 2024

Geographic Scope:

Brazil; Colombia; Ghana; Kenya; Rwanda; Serbia or South Africa

Allocated budget:

We expect to award up to five grants up to USD$4 million each

Deadline for submission of Concept Note:

13 March 2020


Please go here to submit Concept Note


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