Tag Archives: African Education

10 Mind-Blowing Things to Know About Education in Africa Before the Arrival of Europeans

African knowledge was not only passed down orally.

The notion that ancient African education was oral and not written is only a myth. In his book, “Reversing Sail: A History of the African Diaspora,” Dr. Michael Gomez, an author andprofessor of history and Middle Eastern and Islamic studies at New York University, declares that, from 300 B.C. to A.D. 350, the Meroë civilization had developed a writing system of its own.

Continue reading 10 Mind-Blowing Things to Know About Education in Africa Before the Arrival of Europeans