Bridge International Academies: A School in a Box
Posted: 7 Mar 2012
Date Written: August 8, 2011
Bridge International was founded in 2007 as a for-profit social enterprise to address the educational needs of poor children in Africa. Ten schools were operational in Kenya by 2010. The plan was to franchise nearly 3,000 schools all over Africa. The case is meant to discuss the challenges of scaling.
Learning Objective: To discuss the merits of using a business model to address basic educational needs.
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