We believe every child deserves an excellent education.



We imagine a world where schools are a vibrant place for all children to develop the skills and strength of character to thrive and succeed.  


The Role of Coaching in School Leadership – Njokim Junior Academy

A unique feature of the Dignitas model for school transformation is our coaching approach. Rather than simply provide training to educators, Dignitas also coaches school leaders and teachers to implement best practices in teaching and school management. Coaching...

Ustadi Highlights – A Leadership Coach Perspective

The Ustadi School Leadership Institute is exclusively for Head teachers and their Deputies. The program is developed and run in partnership with Global School Leaders. We provide targeted professional development to improve instructional leadership and student...

How Collaboration can Transform Schools

Tr. Nancy (Head Teacher-Blessed Heart)-right, Tr. Maxwel- center, Tr. Esther (Deputy Head teacher) left. (Tr. Esther had observed Tr Maxwell in class and were having a coaching conversation, Tr. Nancy was listening in on the coaching conversation to provide feedback...

Thriving Teachers Series: Tr. Joseph Wangai

At Dignitas, we empower educators to transform their schools through leadership development and instructional coaching so that their schools become vibrant places of learning. We work with dedicated teachers who are focused on improving student outcomes. In the coming...

A Call to Equity and Inclusion!

Dignitas was founded from a desire to respond to this very call!  When Dignitas founders, Tiffany and Bobby, began to explore the needs, and the strengths present in Mathare, one of Nairobi’s largest informal settlements, it was with a vision to ensure equitable,...

What is the role of the non-state sector?

When it comes to education, the role of the non-state sector has been a hot topic of late.  In part the global debate has been sparked by the launch of the Abidjan Principles, which “unpack and compile existing provisions in international human rights law and provide...