Dear all, I have come to know that some non-functional government schools in rural areas of Punjab are taken over by Punjab Education Foundation (PEF). Now PEF is allotting these schools to different NGOs (working in education sector) and persons (experienced educators). As a registered NGO and exactly matching to the requirement of PEF, I… Read More »
Last year more than 100 foreign delegations and governments visited Helsinki, hoping to learn the secret of their schools’ success. In 2006, Finland’s pupils scored the highest average results in science and reading in the whole of the developed world. In the OECD’s exams for 15 year-olds, known as PISA, they also came second in… Read More »
Educating the poor is more than just a numbers game, says Shukla Bose. She tells the story of her groundbreaking Parikrma Humanity Foundation, which brings hope to India’s slums by looking past the daunting statistics and focusing on treating each child as an individual.
Kiran Bir Sethi shows how her groundbreaking Riverside School in India teaches kids life’s most valuable lesson: “I can.” Watch her students take local issues into their own hands, lead other young people, even educate their parents.
Educating Pakistan’s Poorest from International Reporting Project on Vimeo. http://www.internationalreportingproject.org/stories/detail/1431/
A new initiative launched by Telenor Pakistan. Share your ideas on Karo Mumkin
One of our close friend had requested to install a water pump in his village . In reality there is no water in the village and underground water can be found after drilling of 250-300 feet in a very rigid terrain and even then the quantity is not enough to meet the village requirement. Last… Read More »
A documentary: http://www.pbs.org/frontlineworld/stories/pakistan901/video_index.html Your views: http://www.pbs.org/frontlineworld/stories/pakistan802/vid_comments.html And a site for Teacher education in Pakistan: Teacher Education in Pakistan
Ted talks to be shown in schools. Projector and laptop to buy.