Education Development Trust (Ed Dev Trust)
CALL FOR CONSULTANCY SERVICE
Education Development Trust (Ed Dev Trust) is intending to recruit an experienced consulting company or institution that will conduct a thematic study on Survey and Analysis of the Existing Situation of the General Education Sector in terms of Students Learning outcome and Enrolments
Education Development Trust is an education charity that exists to transform lives by improving education around the world. We work collaboratively with national and local governments, schools, and other partners to design and deliver sustainable solutions to improve education.
Ed Dev Trust is implementing DFID funded TARGET project (which stands for Technical Assistance to Reinforce General Education Quality Improvement Programme for Equity, GEQIP-E) in Ethiopia Since August 2019, through providing targeted Technical Assistance to the Ministry of Education at Federal, Regional, Woreda and school levels.
Ed Dev Trust is intending to recruit an experienced consultant that will undertake Survey and analysis of the existing situation of the General Education Sector in terms of Students Learning outcome and Enrollments in Ethiopia. The Consultant is expected to launch a pilot test using PISA and/or TIMSS or similar international assessment tools to establish a baseline data of our 15 years old student’s performance in major subject areas and also expected to develop workable/realistic National Assessment Framework for Ethiopia. In addition to this, Consultant shows their interest to work with the Ed Dev Trust/ TARGET and MoE team to establish reliable, valid, and timely high-quality baseline data on learning outcomes and enrolments that is used to monitor equitable educational outcomes, inform evidence-based policymaking and reform processes, planning, and improve teaching and learning practice by applying robust statistical analysis.
The desired consultant/s should possess legal entity with proven experience in related assignments in the education sector. Interested firms/institutions are expected to provide comprehensive information indicating that they are qualified to perform the services including a description of similar assignments done and experience in similar conditions. Applicants are highly encouraged to form joint ventures or partnerships to include expertise from different organizations, including consultancy firms, research centres and Universities.
Interested applicants can request the Terms of Reference (TOR) by sending a request to etprocuremento educationdevelopmenttrust.com. All proposals must be submitted by 5:00pm August 29, 2020 to the same email address. Please use the following format for the email subject line: Survey and Analysis of the Existing Situation of the General Education Sector. All proposals must be submitted in electronic format.