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  • 2013
    • The Standard, January 9, 2013
      “Day one at school”
    • Whitney Tilson’s School Reform Blog, January 5, 2013
      “The remarkable Bridge International Academies”
  • 2012
    • The People, December 28, 2012
      “Fastest growing group of schools eyes 135 academies”
    • Business Daily, December 21, 2012
      “Top 40 men under 40”
    • AfricaTalentbank.com, December 9, 2012
      “Company Interview: Mr Jay Kimmelman, Co-founder and CEO, Bridge International Academies”
    • CapitalFM News, October 13, 2012
      “Bridge International Academies feted at Africa awards”
    • How We Made It In Africa
      “How education Africa’s children for $5 a month can be a viable business”
    • The New York Times, August 29, 2012
      “Philanthropists weigh the returns of doing good”
    • The Star, August 1, 2012
      “Bridge International pioneers innovative learning”
    • NTV, July 23, 2012
      NTV This Morning Show – Interview
    • KTN, July 21, 2012
      KTN Prime News – News Feature
    • The Standard, July 4, 2012
      “From Arizona to Africa with heart for needy pupils”
    • Stanford Social Innovation Review, Summer 2012
      “Learning from Silicon Valley”
    • Stanford Social Innovation Review, April 18, 2012
      “The Trouble with Impact Investing: P2”
  • 2011
    • Venture Beat, May 6, 2011
      "What’s cooler than a million dollars? Changing a million lives”
    • Africainvestor, March-April 2011
      “Learning Pays Dividends”
    • BBC World News, March 29, 2011
      “Global News”
    • The Times of London, March 17, 2011
      “Our Country is like an alcoholic climbing from a ditch into a bar”
    • Pearson Feature Stories, March 7, 2011
      “Bridge International Academies in Kenya: Quality schooling for less than $4 per day”
    • Beyond Profit, February 24, 2011
      “Private Education for the Poor”
    • Mail & Guardian, January 7, 2011
      “Investors wake up to Africa”
  • 2010
    • Fast Company, November 16, 2010
      “How the Omidyar Network Pumps up Nonprofits”
    • Harvard Business School Case Study, September 27, 2010
      “Bridge International Academies: A School in a Box”
    • NextBillion, September 2, 2010
      “Micro e-payments and Low Cost Schooling in Kenya”
    • NUzakelijk, February 22, 2010
      “Onderwijs 'big business' in sloppenwijk”
    • Spark Africa, February 22, 2010
      “Education ‘big business’ in Kenyan slums”
    • PopTech, January 29, 2010
      “Reinventing education in Kenya”
  • 2009
    • News Blaze, December 9, 2009
      “Bridge International Academies Launches Affordable Schools in Kenya”
    • Omidyar, December 8, 2009
      “Bridge International Academies Launches Affordable Schools in Kenya”