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SchoolX

Breaking Barriers,
Reimagining Education


SchoolX is building the teachers capacity to educate the 263 million dropouts.
Now we are planting a seed in Syria.

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What is SchoolX

SchoolX is an online platform that facilitates the education process for out-of-school children in vulnerable areas.

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What We Do

Certified Teacher Training

Any potential refugee teacher or local volunteer receives certified training.

Connecting Students to Teachers

Students are initially profiled. Our algorithms connect them to teachers to run micro-classes.

E-admin of Classes

Classes are app-organised and managed. Every student’s progress is tracked in real time.

Team

MediaHead

Charlene Ong

Media Head

founder

Ahmed Shamso

Founder of Schoolx
UN Youth Assembly Delegate
Former Graduate Student Union’s President

RNDHead

Ayse Kaptaner

R&D Head
PhD student (Refugee Entrepreneurship)

Tech

Victor Chiu

Webmaster
App Developer

edSpec

Ayse Gur-Geden

Education specialist
Teacher
PhD student in Education

RegionalCoord

Saleh Ekaidi

Regional Coordinator in Turkey

Advisory Board

ViceProvost

Professor Simone Buitendijk

Vice-Provost (Education), Imperial College London

EntDir

Ben Mumby-Croft

Enterprise Lab Director, Imperial College

PeaceWinner

Mohamed Aljundi

International Peace Prize Award Winner
Founder of Gharsa school for Syrian children in Lebanon

bisCoach

Davide Turi

Lean Venture Builder, Business Coach, Imperial Enterprise Lab

DigLabDirector

Gideon Shimshon

Digital Lab Director, Imperial College London

DigLabDirector

David Lefevre

Director of Edtech Lab, Imperial College Business School

Our Partners and Supporters