05/09/2023 EN

Uniservitate Award 2022 winning experience: The Solomon Islands teacher education immersion programme in primary schools

Presented by: Australian Catholic University (ACU)

Undergraduate students from the School of Education at the Australian Catholic University travel annually to teach in rural primary schools in the Solomon Islands. Around 25 % of its population is illiterate, and most schools and students lack adequate training material. However, there is a rich local culture transmitted from generation to generation.


Estudiantes universitarios de la Facultad de Educación de la Universidad Católica Australiana viajan anualmente para enseñar en escuelas primarias rurales de las Islas Salomón. Alrededor del 25% de su población es analfabeta, y la mayoría de las escuelas y alumnos carecen de material didáctico adecuado. Sin embargo, existe una rica cultura local transmitida de generación en generación.


Des étudiants de premier cycle de l’école d’éducation de l’université catholique australienne se rendent chaque année dans des écoles primaires rurales des îles Salomon pour y enseigner. Environ 25 % de sa population est analphabète, et la plupart des écoles et des étudiants manquent de matériel de formation adéquat. Cependant, il existe une riche culture locale transmise de génération en génération.

The Solomon Islands teacher education immersion programme in primary schools.

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