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Inisyativ MIT-Ayiti: Yon Angajman Entènasyonal

Haynes Miller Se Haynes Miller ki ekri atik sa a, ann anglè.  Epi se Paul Belony ak Jacques Pierre ki mete tèt ansanm nan travay tradiksyon kreyòl la. 'Yè swa, mwen fè yon rèv : Mwen ak pitit fi m, se Boston n ap viv. Mwen t ap prepare pitit fi m pou l ale lekòl.  Li gen diz an. Lekòl enpòtan [...]

By | March 13th, 2017|Nouvèl|Comments Off on Inisyativ MIT-Ayiti: Yon Angajman Entènasyonal

Jodi vandredi 15 me: Dènye jou eleksyon nan Konkou Videyo NSF

Klike sou http://videohall.com/p/519 pou nou vote "Edikasyon san baryè." Klike sou "Public Choice" ki anba videyo a epi klike sou "Facebook". Nou an 2èm pozisyon pami plis pase 100 videyo. Nou bezwen plis pase 8.000 vòt jodi vandredi anvan eleksyon fèmen a 11:59PM. Nou ka vote epi pataje an plizyè fwa. Tanpri, mande zanmi Facebook [...]

By | May 13th, 2015|Nouvèl|0 Comments

Today, Friday, May 15: Last call for votes in NSF Video Showcase

Please help the MIT-Haiti Initiative make this video go viral for the greater good in Haiti. We need more than 8,000 to move up from 2nd position among more than 100 contestants. Contest ends this Friday, May 15, at 11:59PM. Please hurry and click on "Public Choice" for instructions on how to vote and get [...]

By | May 13th, 2015|Featured, Nouvèl|0 Comments

NSF Spotlight – Revolutionizing Education in Haiti

Revolutionizing Education in Haiti For the first time ever, Haitian faculty are using digital resources for active learning in their national language of Haitian Creole (aka “Kreyòl”) for high school and university-level education in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). Open digital resources created at MIT and elsewhere and translated into Kreyol, are providing portable [...]

By | May 4th, 2015|Nouvèl|1 Comment

Atelye MIT-Ayiti sou edikasyon ki san baryè e ki kore ak teknoloji

Atelye MIT-Ayiti sou edikasyon ki san baryè e ki kore ak teknoloji Pòtoprens, Ayiti, 15-17 janvye 2015 Oganizatè: Ministè Edikasyon Nasyonal ak Fòmasyon Pwofesyonèl (MENFP) ansanm ak Inisyativ MIT-Ayiti Kowòdonatè: Michel DeGraff ak Vijay Kumar (MIT) epi Paul Mentor (MENFP, Biwo MENFP/MIT-Ayiti) PDF kalandriye atelye a Inisyativ MIT-Ayiti a ansanm ak Ministè Edikasyon Nasyonal ak [...]

By | December 22nd, 2014|Nouvèl|0 Comments

MIT-Haiti Workshops on Technology-Enhanced and Open Education

MIT-Haiti Workshops on Technology-Enhanced and Open Education Port-au-Prince, Haiti, January 15-17, 2015 Organizers: Haiti's Ministry of National Education and Professional Training (MENFP) and MIT-Haiti Initiative Coordinators: Michel DeGraff and Vijay Kumar (MIT) and Paul Mentor (MENFP/MIT-Haiti Bureau) PDF Workshop Schedule The MIT-Haiti Initiative and Haiti's Ministry of National Education and Professional Training (MENFP) are hosting [...]

By | December 22nd, 2014|Istwa, Nouvèl|0 Comments

A Creole Solution for Haiti’s Woes

The New York Times - The Opinion Pages By Michel DeGraff and Molly Ruggles CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — IN a classroom in Port-au-Prince, Chantou, 9, sits silently at her desk. Nervously watching the teacher, she hopes to be invisible. Like most of her 60 classmates, she understands little of the French from the lecture. But if [...]

By | September 3rd, 2014|Nouvèl|0 Comments

Star video tutorials now available in Kreyòl

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By | August 22nd, 2014|Featured, Nouvèl|0 Comments

A New Leadership Model for a New Haiti

Prime minister and cabinet members attend leadership workshop with MIT professors. MIT Sloan School of Management August 4, 2014 Two MIT professors traveled to Haiti this summer to conduct an intensive leadership workshop with the country’s prime minister, Laurent Lamothe, and more than 50 Haitian government ministers and cabinet members. MIT Sloan professor Deborah Ancona [...]

By | August 7th, 2014|Featured, Nouvèl|0 Comments

Leadership lessons in Haiti

In search of positive change: Deborah Ancona (left), Laurent Lamothe and Michel DeGraff The poverty-stricken Caribbean country of Haiti faces intense challenges. A World Bank report in 2014 states that Haiti remains the poorest country in the Americas and one of the poorest in the world. Its problems were exacerbated by the devastating earthquake in [...]

By | July 29th, 2014|Nouvèl|0 Comments