Education & Training

Semiotics has successfully completed work on policy development, institutional development, community mobilization and project management of large educational reforms projects. The focus of these initiatives were on governance and administration of education and training, quality and cost-effectiveness of pre-service and in-service training, accessibility and adequacy of existing education facilities, qualitative and quantitative expansion of the facilities, management, financing and relevancy of institutions, internal and external efficiencies, curricula reforms and development, capacity building of district education manager in devolved structure. Our education project portfolio includes:

Selected Projects of Education & Training

Project Name Client
Improving Workforce Readiness in Punjab Project – TVET Sector and Skills mapping firm Asian Development Bank
Annual School Mapping Activity - Phase I, II & III, Northern Education Project Directorate of Public Instructions, Govt. of AJ&K
Data Collection Survey in Education Sector ( Education, Non-Formal Education and TVET) Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA)
Diagnostic Study of Resource Utilization at Elementary Level in Schools in Selected areas Plan Pakistan
Diagnostic Study on Teachers Absenteeism in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province (KP) Department for International Development (DFID)
District Basic Education Survey (1994-2000) Ministry of Education / UNICEF
Early Childhood Development – Project Preparation Technical Assistance (PPTA) Asian Development Bank Asian Development Bank
Education Fund for Sindh Baseline Study Department for International Development (DFID)
Education Planning Working Group UKAID / ILM-DAI
Evaluation of Canada-Pakistan Debt for Education Conversion (DFEC) Project DAFTD
Evaluation of Existing Textbooks from Class-I to V, Northern Education Project Directorate of Public Instructions, Govt. of AJ&K
External Evaluation of Projects for Education Innovation Fund and Voice and Accountability Fund, Ilm Ideas Program DAI /UKAID /DFID
External Evaluation of SDC’S School Reconstruction Programme in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation
Focus Group Discussions Alif Ailan
Formative Assessment Punjab Inclusive Education Programme (PIEP) Adam Smith International / DFID
Impact Assessment Study – WFP Assistance to Girls Primary Education Project World Food Program
Impact Evaluation of the Improvers Bonus Programme for Government Schools Teachers Cambridge Education / World Bank
Impact Evaluation of the Punjab Education Sector Programme & Punjab Education Roadmap Department for International Development (DFID)
Impact of Teacher Training on Classroom Instructions, Northern Education Project Directorate of Public Instructions, Govt. of AJ&K
Institutional Strengthening/ Capacity Building of Directorate of Education, - Northern Areas Education Project – TA The British Council / DFID
Iqra Farogh-e-Taleem Education Voucher Scheme, Elementary Education Foundation, Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Elementary Education Foundation, Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
Management of Elementary Education in AJ&K, Northern Education Project Directorate of Public Instructions, Govt. of AJ&K
Midterm Evaluation of the Punjab Education Sector Programme Department for International Development (DFID)
Need Assessment Survey of Middle Schools Ministry of Education
Northern Education Project- Evaluation Studies Govt. of AJ&K
Operational Evaluation of Primary Education Girls (Sector) Project Asian Development Bank
Outsourcing of Education Voucher Scheme (EVS) Household Survey PEF / Punjab
Perception Survey on Education Service Delivery in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Department for International Development (DFID)
Primary Education Project- Research Studies World Bank
Project Preparation Technical Assistance for Science Education Project-II Asian Development Bank
Quality and Management Issues in Elementary Education in Northern Areas World Bank
Role of Private Sector in the Provision of Basic Education Ministry of Education
Sample Survey for Student Assessment on Grade-2, Grade-4 & Grade 8 Learning Outcomes in Public Schools of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s and Newly Merged Districts Department for International Development (DFID)
Scoping Possible Future Education Interventions in Azad Jammu and Kashmir Department for International Development (DFID)
Secondary Education Reform Project Preparation World Bank
Sindh Primary Education Development Project-Research Studies Bureau of Curriculum & Extension Wing, Department of Education Sindh
Support to the Social Action Program Project, Phase-II (SAPP-II) The British Council
Teacher Training Project- Research Studies Ministry of Education
Teachers and Students Baseline Survey - KP Education Support Programme – TA Component Department for International Development (DFID)
Textbook Study Asian Development Bank