EXAMPLES OF AGILE PARTNERS & FUNDERS OF PROGRAM ACTIVITIES

MICROSOFT

  

· EMIS Partner in Sub Sahara Africa


· Consultant to Microsoft & Development Partner Public Private Partnership programs, executing National Needs Assessments on EMIS in selected Ministries of Education in Sub-Saharan Africa. Responsibilities included advising the PPP on expansion, reconfiguration of EMIS solutions based upon the Client Ministry of Education’s Vision Statements, Strategic Plan and stated needs;


· Training Partner to Microsoft and Microsoft’s Partners In Learning Program (PIL), training stakeholders of various African Ministry of Education Programs, including in Kenya, Uganda, Ghana and others. Training educators and stakeholders on the usage of ICT to enhance school management; 


· Microsoft Consortium Partner in a Regional African ICT4ED program where Agile’s School EMIS solution was selected by the Consortium as its sole school management tool .  Agile used its EMIS tool to expose and train Ministry of Education and school stakeholders on the usage of ICT for School Management. This was executed in the consortium’s seven countries. 


· Speaker and presenter at Microsoft forums, conferences, and sponsored venues.

USAID

  

· Prime Contractor delivering localized version of Agile's EMIS-GIS software, training, capacity building in a national decentralized implementation;


· Selected an Education Global Development Alliance Partner by USAID for EMIS implementation;


· Sub-Contractor for localization of Agile’s EMIS-GIS software and training in USAID participating PPP activities in the education sector;


· Consultant to USAID and its Partners in 2 Public Private Partnership programs, executing National Needs Assessments on EMIS in selected Ministries of Education in Sub-Saharan Africa. Responsibilities included advising the PPP on expansion, reconfiguration of EMIS solutions based upon the Client Ministry of Education’s Vision Statements, Strategic Plan and stated needs.


WORLD BANK

  

· Prime Contractor for Impact Evaluation on Teacher Effectiveness; 


· Prime Contractor to execute a School Mapping exercise, using AGile's Mobile technology (Agile EMISLite), providing  real-time data collection of critical school data (including GPS coordinates) and in real-time linked to the Ministry's EMIS system. The result was geo-referenced information in the EMIS system for thousands of schools in one implementation.

UNITED NATIONS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME (UNDP)

  

· ICT and training Partner with UNDP in the UNDP Southern Africa Capacity Initiative (SACI), using Agile’s EMIS solution for training and implementation in selected Southern African countries;


· ICT training and awareness raising on Agile’s EMIS to UNDP Education officers, SNV's located in Ssouthern Africa Capacity Initiative (SACI) countries;


· Speaker and presenter on AgileEMIS at UNDP/SACI High Level Forums held for member Permanent Secretaries and Senior Education Officers in Southern Africa Capacity Initiative. 

DFID

  

· Prime Contractor for EMIS development, training and rollout in a national implementation.

CISCO & AMD

  

· Consortium Partner in: 

(i) CISCO Consortium and (ii) AMD Consortium in a Regional African ICT4ED program where Agile’s School EMIS solution was selected by the Consortium as its sole school management tool .  Agile used its EMIS tool to expose and train Ministry of Education and school stakeholders on the usage of ICT for School Management. This was executed in the consortium’s six countries. 


· Consultant to CISCO & Development Partner Public Private Partnership program, executing National Needs Assessment on EMIS in the Sub-Saharan Africa Education Sector, advising the PPP on expansion, reconfiguration of a national EMIS solution based upon the Client Ministry of Education’s Vision Strategic Plan, the governments' Vision Statements and the Ministry's stated needs