Founders and Benefactors

“Education does not happen in a vacuum, yet in a given and specific society; and its purpose is integration into this society, and passing on, propagation of its culture, a culture where the appreciation of creativity and innovation capacity belong, too.”
Hans Aebli

The Aebli-Näf Foundation

The Aebli-Näf Foundation for the promotion of the teacher education in Switzerland has been founded in 1994; the foundation is supervised by the Federal Department of Home Affairs and is situated in Burgdorf, the former place of residence of its founder.

The foundation’s capital was supplied by the couple Hans and Verena Aebli-Näf. The regulations of the Aebli-Näf Foundation allow for third parties to grant financial assets to the foundation at any time (Art. 2).

The foundation would like to thank the following benefactors:

Mrs and Mr Jadwiga and Jacek Duniec, Cudlee Creek, Australi, for the donation of the domain name www.ans.ch.

Verband der Dozierenden in der Lehrerinnen- und Lehrerbildung des Kantons Aargau („Association of Lecturers for Teacher Training Canton Aargau“) for the donation of CHF 3,147.