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Global Teacher Prize

Methodology

It is incredibly important to us at the Varkey Foundation to make sure that the judging process for the Global Teacher Prize is fair and transparent. We chose PWC to audit, evaluate and test our process for the 2015 Prize and we will be working with them again for the 2016 Prize.

Read more about the Global Teacher Prize’s methodology here.

Watch Vikas Pota, CEO, Varkey Foundation and Sam Tomlinson, Partner at PwC, talk about the Prize in this video:

 


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