ToT training sessions

By September 6, 2019Uncategorized


Meetings with the Mombasa County Department of Education were held to discuss the project. They approved the implementation of the project in high schools in Mombasa and provided a letter of introduction to the proposed participating schools. 5 Lead Trainers, 8 Trainer of Trainers and 8 volunteers were trained in
○ Human Centred Design/Design Thinking
○ Science, Geospatial data and the Sustainable Development Goals
○ Robotics and Engineering
○ Mathematics
○ Mobile App Development


  • Human Centered Design and Design Thinking including sessions around social enterprise awareness by inspiration, ideation and implementation, this was led by Michael Tanui from DOT Kenya
  • Joash Amemba from Open Build led robotics and engineering workshops with an emphasis on programming and hardware interaction with the Arduino programming language and Spark fun kits.
  • Maths workshops were led by African Maths Initiative. The workshops aimed to inspire ToTs to develop their passion for Math and change perceptions about mathematics through a series of engaging activities beyond the school curriculum.
  • The Science training was led by TechWomen Kenya alum, Umikaltuma Ibrahim and Serah Kahiu with sessions on the scientific method, climate change, pollution and geospatial data.
  • Software app development training was led by TechWomen Kenya and Pwani Teknowgalz project co-ordinators



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