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As applications open for the 2016 Global Teacher Prize, World Leaders come together to advocate for teacher respect
"The man behind the million dollar teacher"
Join our movement of teacher champions on May 4th – the start of Teacher Appreciation Week – by shouting #teachersmatter!
Nancie Atwell named winner of the Global Teacher Prize
Changing lives through education
The Varkey Foundation believes every child deserves a vibrant, stimulating learning environment that awakens and supports their full potential.
We believe nothing is more important to achieving this than the passion and quality of teachers. We support global teaching capacity and seed excellence and innovation in the next generation of educators.
Message from President Clinton
How money is spent
Your donation will contribute to ensuring that children have schools to attend, enjoy a nutritional midday meal, be safe in the knowledge they have clean water and have a trained teacher and principal to ensure quality education.
See: Teacher Training
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