Community-led education for #OurCollectiveFuture

Education spaces created
Schools advantaged
Active EcoSTEM & literacy clubs
Volunteers trained
Users engaged
Books in use

EduSpots — An Overview


We’ve supported our educational catalysts in creating a physical network of 50 community-led education spaces or Spots that enable community members to shape their own educational futures. We have built or renovated 27 of these ‘spots’, with 10 running on solar power.

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The Abofour Library was our first EduSpot and is perhaps the best used library, which is remarkable, especially given its size. We have rebuilt the Messiah School and recently created …read more

African Science Academy

African Science Academy (ASA) is a pre-University school for gifted young women from across the African continent with a passion for Maths and Science. EduSpots has supported the ASA library …read more


This project near Anyanui was created by the community but has been welcomed into our network to receive books, resources and training.

Agona Swedru

This library has been created by the Meet Kate Foundation which has a school in Agona Swedru. The library will be open to the entire community after school and in …read more


EduSpots built the Akumadan Community Library in 2016 – it is a two-storey building in the heart of the Akumadan community, in the Ashanti region of Ghana. Edward Amponsah, volunteer …read more


Apegusu is located in the Eastern Region in the Asuogyaman district. This is a farming community. There are 6 schools located in the community (2 private and 4 government schools) …read more


The Asemkow Library has been funded by Ms Jane Langhorne in memory of her mother, after she visited Asemkow on the teachers’ trip in Easter 2017. Asemkow, which translates as …read more

Badili Zone Project

Badili Zone Organization is a registered CBO in Mukuru Kwa Reuben, Embakasi South constituency, Nairobi, Kenya. Badili is a Kiswahili word meaning change. The Badili Zone Organization’s vision and mission …read more


This project is being created by one of the 2019 changemaker grant winners – Seiba Abdul Rahman. Seiba, is currently a student at the African Science Academy in Tema, but …read more

Bono Manso

The spot is located in Bono-Manso in the Bono-East Region. It is based in a converted classroom at the Bono-Manso R/C basic school, but there are three schools in the …read more


The Bosomadwe library is 45 minutes drive from Cape Coast, and was partially built by members of the community several years ago, but never completed due to lack of funding. …read more


Verdant Global is a Volunteer-led and focused organization that’s been recruiting and placing volunteers in rural communities for the past 3 years to solve some of their developmental challenges via …read more

David Abdulai School

We are supporting the library inside the David Abdulai memorial school which will be opened to pupils across the community. We are mainly supporting with the provision of books.

Dichemso, Kumasi

The Read to Achieve club is based in Dichemso, Kumasi. They joined the EduSpots network in August 2021.  More info to come!

Dodome Awuiasu

Dodome Awuiasu is a farming community, located between two mountains in the Ho West District of the Volta Region. The community is famous for its production of palmnut oil, bananas, …read more


EduSpots built this library on the land of the RAMSCO School for the benefit of the entire community. In particular, the Donkorkrom Islamic School is positioned just behind RAMSCO and …read more


Getrude created an idea for an educational centre open to the entire community, but managed by a local school. She has ideas for a peer mentoring system, and leading clubs …read more

Edinaman Hockey Club

Written by Project Lead, Isaac Yeboah  Hockey is a well acclaimed sport which is gradually gaining grounds in Ghana.However in the Central Region,the enthusiasm and zeal to play Hockey is …read more


This project in Ejura, is being created by Yahya, one of our 2019 Teacher Changemakers.  Yahya is a teacher at the Ebenezer Preparatory School, where this new spot is located. …read more


Ekoso is a remote village in the Eastern Region, which is home to about 150 children. At the moment the resources in the school are extremely limited – the school …read more


We were delighted to be able to support Kobina Adoboh, a university graduate, in his impressive efforts to reopen his community library in Ekumfi after a period of closure. Kobina …read more


We plan to complete a new Spot in Elmina by the close of December 2021. In the meantime, EduSpots Catalyst, Benjamin Eikins, has set up a temporary Spot in a …read more


Written by Mevina Conton: My name is Melvina Conton, from Freetown, Sierra Leone. I am currently a Mechanical engineering major at Ashesi University in Ghana. I am a 2019 Kectil …read more


This project in Gomoa-Manso is being created by one of our 2019 changemaker grant winners – Anita Esi Eleh.  Anita is a current student at the African Science Academy and …read more

James Camp Prison

We hope to support the development of the education provided by staff at James Camp Prison who have requested our support with the refurbishment and resource development of their library …read more

Joska, Kenya

The MASH foundation  library and resource centre seeks to help children to develop early literacy skills, as well as Increasing their vocabulary and comprehension skills. Over the years children that read books at the centre …read more


The Kalpohin EduSpot is now completed, and used by so many across the community long into the nighttime! This was built by EduSpots, with thanks to a grant from the …read more


Kodzi is located in the Volta Region of Ghana (it is actually the home community of our very own Head of Education and Leadership – Stephen). It was commissioned in …read more

Lusaka STEM Center and Library

Agness and kasonde won our change makers grant in 2020 to establish the STEM center cum library project which will be cited in Chipata compound in the Lusaka province of …read more

Mafi Anfoe

Mafi Anfoe is located in the Central Tongu (Adidome) District in the Volta Region of Ghana. Currently, the local school has a library block, but it is not currently in …read more


As part of their Capstone Project with Teach For Ghana, Teach For Ghana Fellows Livingstone Delali Agbo and Obed Nhyira Sam, worked with the community in which they were placed …read more


Mpatano is a fishing village in the Western Region of Ghana, near to Asemkow where one of the earliest Reading Spots projects was placed. The community have provided a space …read more

New Atuabo

This project is being started by one of the 2019 changemaker grant winners, Cedella Asoma Quagraine. Cedella impressed the Reading Spots team with her project proposal and has received a …read more

New Bakanta

Anyanzinli DA Basic School was established in 1996 to serve the education needs of children in the Anyanzinli- Bakanta community. In 2012, the JHS was established with 4 teachers and …read more

Pershie – Abundent Grace

We have supported this school in Pershie with books on the condition that the library they are creating is open to the whole community in evenings and weekends. We are …read more

Pershie – Adom Prep

The Adom Preparatory School in Elmina, in the central region of Ghana, is a primary and junior school that has been built in Elmina by a local woman named Regina …read more


This project in Posmunu is located within a Junior High School, but open to the whole community. It was created by one of our Teacher Changemakers, Portia, with the support …read more


The Sakasaka ‘spot’ was created by 3 Teach for Ghana fellows working in Sakasaka JHS! More info to follow soon. The project was commissioned in April 2019, after a £1000 …read more


Hikmatu Sulemana and Bashiru Yahaya are Lead for Ghana alumni teachers. They served together in Yoo R/C junior high school, Savelugu, Northern Ghana, during the first two(2) years of their …read more


This library inside the the Yoo Roman Catholic School in Savelugu is open to the entire community after school and in the evenings, having been opened in a brilliant commissioning …read more


This project was created by Joan Deslandes and Joyce Ofori-Boafo, in memory of their mothers. We hope to support the project with books, resources and training!

Takoradi Airforce Base

This project was created to support education in Takoradi airforce barracks by encouraging the pupils in the barrack schools to pick up the habit of reading. So far EduSpots has supported …read more


EDUSPOTS AT TAKUVE BASIC SCHOOL IN THE VOLTA REGION OF GHANA. BACKGROUND Takuve is a small and sparsely populated community located in the Agortime-Ziope district of the Volta Region. The …read more


The library in Tamale has been created inside the High Standards Girls’ School, a small private school for girls, created in the northern region of Ghana, where educational opportunities have …read more


EduSpots built this community library with the extensive support of community members. Tease is a small village in the Eastern Region of Ghana, a remote rural area where their enthusiasm to …read more

Yamfo, Ahafo Region

This project is being created by Aishetu Abdul-Razak, who won the Youth Changemaker grants to renovate an abandoned school block to a library. The project will be opened to all …read more

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