The Bodossaki Foundation was established in 1973 and is one of the largest privately owned public-benefit organizations in Greece. The Bodossaki Foundation is currently active in four main strategic pillars: Education, Health and Welfare, preservation of the Environment and the empowerment of the Civil Society. The Bodosakis Foundation is our partner in the implementation of our Young Visionaries Academy in Greece.
ISNUK™ is part of a global network of ISNs or International Student Networks which include: ISNUK (United Kingdom), ISNEU (mainland Europe), ISNME (Middle East), ISNAS (Asia), ISNAF (Africa), ISNUS (United States), ISNCA (Canada) and ISNAU (Australia), whose aim it is to support and unite internationally mobile students around the world. RITE Consulting is currently working with ISNUK to transform it into ISNworld, the global network for international students. We have also helped it to innovate by creating the ISN Hall of Fame and have empowered its student recruitment process by designing ISNrecruit. Currently, we are researching project funding options and preparing an investor proposal file for the company.
Our Senior Associate, Dr. Justina Tan, is Managing Director of Klover Asia, the leading education consulting company in Asia. Klover has recently established a new school in Bangkok,Thailand, The Klover Language School, and RITE's CEO and Founder, Dr. Frances Tsakonas, sits on the Board of Advisors. The Klover Language School in Bangkok is the first of a series of schools planned across the region of South East Asia.
PREto3 is an innovative digital platform for early learning providing teachers, administrators and parents with interactive digital tools to better faciliate early childhood learning and development. Preto3 provides teachers with digital tools to: organise their lessons; continue their professional development; coordinate activities with school administrators; and communicate with parents. It provides school administrators with digital tools to: manage their school's activities; ensure that teaching/learning progresses within the set curriculum; support the professional development of teachers and staff; and facilitate the communication between the school, parents and teachers. It provides parents with digital tools to: follow their child's learning and development both in and out of the classroom; coordinate their activities with the child in tune with school activities; access teachers in real-time; and stay up-to-date with research, news and information related to early childhood learning and development. We are working with PREto3 in the development and marketing of this digital tool.
kidsNwhy.com is an early childhood learning and development program for children up to the age of 8. Its aim is to bring abstract concepts to life and expand its model centers that started in India to the rest of the world. The key to its approach is to create an environment that allows children to observe and investigate topics that naturally intrigue and interest them. Children are encouraged to undertake projects on diverse topics involving discussion, fieldwork, activities, and creativity. With this empirical approach children can build on what they already know, and apply their own individual strengths and learning styles to deepen their understanding of larger concepts. We are working with kidsNwhy to help it expand internationally and become a global leader in early childhood learning and development.
IUCA is currently under development and will provide an innovative search engine for students enabling them to compare and contrast courses, educational institutions, and locations so as to help them make more informed decisions about their study choices. It will also provide a unique and state-of-the-art recruitment platform for schools and universities around the world. We are working with IUCA in researching the feasibility of the platform and undertaking needs analysis studies, designing and developing this innovative platform, envisioning ways to transform the way students search and make decisions about their study choices, and empowering the staff of IUCA to see beyond the conventional search engine by optimizing the search engine and recruitment experience.
edalytics aims to provide a unique and personalized learning experience and solution for students using technologies such as gamification, cognitive studies, artificial intelligence and data mining. It aspires to be a student's personal, virtual tutor adapting to each student's learning style and learning skill preference. Edalytics is currently in private beta and in pilot mode with schools. Our CEO, Dr. Frances Tsakonas, is Head of Pedagogy.
LSM is a private business school located in London, UK, providing online tutorial support for students studying on a range of diploma and degree programs offered by their partner institutions. We are working with LSM as a Recognized International Business Development Partner (or RIBD) to promote the Bachelor and Master's degrees in business and related fields of Anglia Ruskin University and the University of Northampton, as well as the diploma programs in business awarded by EduQual (a UK awarding body). We are promoting these programs through the RITE Online Academy.
SNC is a private, liberal arts university in Nevada, USA, accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. We are helping in the preparation of international students for entry to SNC via the online US Academics and Culture course we deliver through our RITE Online Academy in collaboration with HLSL.
HLSL is a higher education provider that helps international students prepare for studies abroad. We are working with HLSL to develop programs that meet the needs of international students and prepare them both academically and culturally.
NESE marks a quarter of a century of excellence in English language teaching. NESE is a leader in quality English language teaching and learning, founded on the principles of educational research. Our CEO, Dr. Frances Tsakonas, serves on the Board of Advisors of NESE.
The EIMD is a not-for-profit organisation founded in 1996 in Spain to promote inclusion and diversity across the European Union (EU) and beyond. The EIMD has been at the forefront of diversity policy development within the EU. Through the initiatives and hard work of our Senior Associate and President of the EIMD, Myrtha Casanova, the EIMD has created a network of Country Chapters across the EU to promote the Diversity Charter of the EIMD whereby companies and institutions signing the Charter voluntarily, commit to encourage and adhere to the fundamental principles of equality and respect towards the right to inclusion of all peoples, independent of their diverse profiles, within the working environment as well as in society. We are working with the EIMD to develop training programs and provide workshops to facilitate knowledge on diversity across the EU within organisations and institutions of learning. With the current movements of peoples to the EU and within the EU, educaton in the issues and challenges of diversity, is paramount.
Artistas Diversos is a not-for-profit organisation with the mission to give people with disability a platform to express themselves through art and artistic endeavours and to facilitate their social and profession inclusion. Artistas Diversos' goal is to create professional opportunities for artists with disability, in order to support their professional development, by organising exhibits and auctions of their works of art, arranging the sale of these works as corporate gifts or office decoration or as illustrations on communication materials, and other such activities that promote the commercialization of the artistic products of people with disability. Our Senior Associate, Myrtha Casanova, is the President of Artistas Diversos and we are supporting Artistas Diversos in achieving its goals through our Corporate Social Responsibility campaign.
Springs College Ghana is a leading private tertiary institution in Ghana providing locally taught international programs as well as online programs. We are working with Springs College to develop international partnerships to provide Ghanian students with the opportunity to study locally and gain internationally accredited degrees and diplomas, as well as to study abroad at partner institutions. Our CEO, Dr. Frances Tsakonas, is a Council Member of Springs College.
The European Union (EU) is a politico-economic union of 28 member states that are located primarily in Europe. It provides funding for a broad range of projects and programmes. Our CEO, Dr. Frances Tsakonas, has worked extensively with the EU on education related projects around the world.
The World Bank is a vital source of financial and technical assistance to developing countries around the world. It is not a bank in the ordinary sense but a unique partnership to reduce poverty and support development. The World Bank delivers programs and policy advice with partners in low-income and middle-income countries alike and is one of the largest external education financiers for developing countries, managing a portfolio of US$9 billion, with operations in 71 countries (as of January 2013). Our CEO, Dr. Frances Tsakonas, and our Senior Associate, Dr. Annelie Strath, have worked extensively with the World Bank on projects in Africa, the Balkans and the Baltic region.
UNESCO is a specialized agency of the United Nations (UN). UNESCO's role is to create holistic policies that are capable of addressing the social, environmental and economic dimensions of sustainable development. Our Senior Associate, Dr. Annelie Strath, has worked extensively with UNESCO, including on the development of the National Literacy Strategy for Afghanistan.
HARYALI Centre for Rural Development is a non-profit, non-political and voluntary organization. For past two decades, HARYALI has carried out innumerable research studies and evaluation of the development programmes implemented by Government Agencies and NGOs. HARYALI has worked with various agencies across India (including the Planning Commission, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, Ministry of Textiles, Ministry of Minority Affairs, UNDP, and many more). The Executive Director of HARYALI, Yusuf Mohammad, is a Senior Associate of RITE Education Associates. We are pleased to be collaborating with HARYALI in designing and developing programmes for teacher development, leadership, school improvement and quality review that meets the needs of local communities in India.
The OECD is a unique forum where the governments of 34 democracies with market economies work with each other, as well as with more than 70 non-member economies to promote economic growth, prosperity, and sustainable development. Our CEO, Dr. Frances Tsakonas, participated in the compilation of the Review of National Policies for Education: South Eastern Europe Vol. 1 and Vol. 2.
UNICEF is a United Nations program headquartered in New York City that provides long-term humanitarian and developmental assistance to children and mothers in developing countries. It is one of the members of the United Nations Development Group and its Executive Committee. Our Senior Associate, Dr. Annelie Strath, worked with UNICEF on the Education for All (EFA) Review in Malaysia.
Save the Children is an international non-governmental organisation that promotes children's rights, provides relief and helps support children in developing countries. It was established in the United Kingdom in 1919 in order to improve the lives of children through better education, health care, and economic opportunities, as well as providing emergency aid in natural disasters, war, and other conflicts. Our Associate and representative in West Africa, Kouame Germain Kprie, has worked extensively with Save the Children in Cote d'Ivoire.
teknol is a dynamic and forward-thinking EdTech company with core strengths in content development, leading edge technology, understanding of the education sector and a competent team. teknol offers the most innovative and ground-breaking solutions in key segments of early learning and international student mobility. teknol embraces diversity and aims to operate across the education sector globally, using various modes of delivery. teknol is commited to providing the most effective solutions to its edtech users and above all, servicing the needs of educators and education around the world. We are working with teknol in the design and development of its edtech solutions.
Genius Brain provide enrichment programs for children that support their thinking and learning skills. Genius Brain is an acclaimed program having received many awards and distinctions. Our Senior Associate, Dr. Thomas S. Y. Hooi, is the Director of Genius Brain, and our CEO, Dr. Frances Tsakonas, sits on the Board of Advisors. Please contact us if you would like to represent Genius Brain in your country or region.
BWeduconsult is a specialized education consulting company working in all corners of the under developed world to develop education programmes. BW's key consultant, Peter Merckx, is a Senior associate of RITE Education Associates and also RITE's representative in East Africa. Peter has over 30 years of experience working in Africa in the education sector and has worked with all the major international development agencies.
NewSchool is an edtech company that empowers educators and learners with new generation visual tools that enhance learning and collaboration. Our Senior Associate, Dr. Mihaela Tabacaru, is Community Manager at NewSchool and RITE Education Associates is collaborating with NewSchool to develop and disseminate their new and innovative edtech tools.
Universal Civilizations Academy is a unique educational enterprise located in Jordan that merges Eastern and Western practices, and empowers students with the knowledge that the diversity of culture is strength to be respected. The focus of Universal Civilizations Academy is to create an atmosphere of cooperation by respecting individual differences and instilling a sense of pride and accomplishment in its students. This is achieved through exposure to both curriculum and instruction that is led by culturally diverse staff. RITE's Senior Associate and Regional Director for the Gulf and Middle East, Dr. Emad Oddtallah, serves as Deputy Superintendent and Director of the School.
The NCOGG is a not-for-profit non-governmental scientific organisation in Greece established to fill the void that exists for quality training of obstetricians and gynecologists. We are working with the College to help it build partnerships and collaborations with similar organisations abroad. Within this remit we are developing an internationalisation strategy and a financing model to enable the College to be sustainable and facilitate knowledge transfer.
Skylark Academy in Amman, Jordan, offers a unique spectrum of educational services and academic training for students, teachers and educational institutions. RITE's Senior Associate and Regional Director for the Gulf and Middle East, Dr. Emad Oddtallah, is a Board Member of this unique educational enterprise.
LoveMySchool (LMS) is an innovative learning management system for schools. It facilitates collaboration between educators, students and parents and makes a constructive impact on learning outcomes. LoveMySchool is a vibrant and agile learning community that adjusts to changing student needs, learns from collective experiences and continually evolves with advancement in education and technology, to build a brighter future. Our CEO, Dr. Frances Tsakonas, serves on the Advisory Committee of LMS.