Given the high demand for RBK’s training, expansion into 9 countries in the the Middle East and Africa is forecast in the next 2-3 years.
About the Project
This project is one of the 2019 WISE Awards finalists.
RBK is a career accelerator based in Amman, Jordan. RBK uses a powerful new form of education technology called eXtreme Learning to rapidly move youth from poverty to prosperity.
Context and Issue
RBK’s education is future-proof meaning the highest value skills imparted are congruent with 21st century industry needs. These include:
- English literacy
- Soft skills
- Creative problem solving
- Autonomous learning
These skills are not taught independently but baked into every minute of the 1,500 hours of training across 4 months.
The Solution and Impact
The result, RBK produces good humans with skills required to fuel the 4th Industrial Revolution.