Guidance for COVID-19 Prevention and Control in Schools Supplemental Content F: Accelerated Education as COVID-19 Response

Published by
United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)
Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Emergency - Health
Accelerated Education
Alternative Education

This document, a supplemental content of the Guidance for COVID-19 Prevention and Control in Schools, provides a brief overview of accelerated education as an important strategy to help students regain learning lost during the pandemic, as well as to integrate children and adolescents who were out of school before the pandemic. The appendix includes the 10 principles for applying Accelerated Education Programs (AEP) effectively and some useful AEP resources (case studies, mapping of global programs, evidence on AE, etc.).