Innocent MasengoEducation Specialist, Uganda
Innocent joins the Uganda EduFinance team as an Education Specialist working with schools in Eastern Uganda. Innocent brings with him over 13 years’ experience in education. He began as a teacher in the private sector, teaching Kiswahili and History, and later worked in the public sector as an Education Officer in Nakaseke District. He studied for a Masters degree in Linguistics at Makerere University where he became a Lecturer Assistant working as a tutor and working with in-service teacher trainees from Makerere’s College of Education.
Innocent also has experience in curriculum development with Uganda’s National Curriculum Development Centre (NCDC) as well as instructional materials development with the NCDC, the Uganda National Examinations Board (UNEB)and Makerere University. Before joining Opportunity EduFinance, he was pursuing his doctoral studies in language education, focussing on second and third language acquisition and learning. Innocent is also passionate about financial literacy.