Md Faqrul Islam is working as Manager, Capacity Development and Planning at BRAC Education Programme. With a Master's degree in Development Studies from Dhaka University and an MEd from BRAC University, Faqrul started his career as a Fellow in Teach for Bangladesh, working in an underprivileged Govt. primary school. He later worked with Save the Children's Numeracy Boost program. In BRAC, he has worked on projects on out-of-school children, digital literacy & online safety, and capacity development for non-formal primary and pre-primary school teachers. His expertise lies in basic numeracy and literacy, curriculum, teacher's training, and ed-tech.