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Custom Quests: Designed by Tanzanians, for Tanzanians

Question: Who designs quests in Tanzania? Answer: Teachers from different secondary schools in Tanzania. All Tanzania quests are designed in Tanzania by Tanzanians, based on our educational system and the physical environment, for... Read More

Adventures in Artifacts: Building to Learn

For most people, the term “artifacts” may conjure images from the Indiana Jones movies. But artifacts are part of everyday life for Quest Forward Learning students. They are the products students create while completing quests.... Read More

Frame Work: Building Context into Quests

Quests need to be able to stand on their own, providing mentors and students with the information and context they need to safely and critically complete them. Designing quests is a nuanced, complex process, which requires designers... Read More

Skills Check: Putting Students in the Driver’s Seat

Like a rearview mirror, the Skills Check feature, available anytime students work on courses and quests, helps students and their mentors gain awareness of where they have been and what they have learned, but also points to where they... Read More

Anatomy of a Course: Music

Students engage in the music course by designing, building, and testing an instrument of their choice using a combination of math and science lessons. In this blog, quest designer, Lina Chopra Haldar, dives into the fundamental... Read More

The Results Are In: Quest Forward Learning Makes an Impact

The Quest Forward Learning students took Form 2 national exams for the first time since beginning to learn with Quest Forward Learning. The results from those exams are nothing short of impressive. ... Read More

Mission Possible: Finding the Right Resources

A quest is only as successful as how students and mentors interact and grapple with it. The resources that accompany a quest, therefore, are especially important. ... Read More

Striving for the Same Goals: How Quest Forward Learning Aligns with Tanzania’s National Education Policy

The fundamental expectations set forth in Tanzania’s 2014 National Education and Training Policy are also main priorities shared by Quest Forward Learning. ... Read More

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