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  • Train Effective Afghan Teachers posted a progress report
    The Song that is Inspiring Afghan Voters
    By - Lucas VanAtta - Administrative Assistant
    Let’s put our hands together, let’s get together. Our hands hold our votes and our votes hold our future.   My fellow citizen It’s my vote, it’s your vote It’s a privilege for enduring peace My dear fellow citizen, with our vote leadership is in our hands.        ...
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    Teachers Reporting Success!
    By - Alison Hendry - Program Administrator
    Hi everyone! AIL has been hard at work training teachers in dozens of different workshops and seminars, all tailored to what the teachers need most in their classrooms. With AIL Learning Centers growing at a healthy pace, the demand for effective teachers is also growing…this is something that your support is helping...
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    In Their Words...
    By - Alison Hendry - Program Administrator
    Following our fall teacher training seminars, we have received some success stories from our teachers and would like to share them with you. One of our teachers, Yegana, said:  "I had problems controlling my class. I wasn't able to make them quiet. Now in this seminar I learned methods of teaching to make them...
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    Thank you from AIL!
    By - Lucas VanAtta - Administrative Assistant
    Dear GlobalGiving Donors, Thank you so much for supporting the Afghan Institute of Learning’s (AIL) various projects on GlobalGiving. Over the years, the Global Giving donors have become invaluable to AIL. Through your generous support, AIL has been able to provide Afghans with education, health care, training and...
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  • Train Effective Afghan Teachers posted a progress report
    973 Teachers Trained since January!
    By - Alison Hendry - Program Administrator
    All of us at Creating Hope International (CHI) and the Afghan Institute of Learning (AIL) want to thank our donors for supporting our teacher training programs. Through the first six months this year, we trained 973 teachers, 80% of whom were female. As of June, we have hosted 68 workshops and seminars for teachers to hone...
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  • Train Effective Afghan Teachers has received 39 donations
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    More Great News from the Afghan Institute of Learning
    By - Alison Hendry - Program Administrator
    So many wonderful things have happened for the Afghan Institute of Learning (AIL) in the last few weeks, and we’re very excited to share a few of them with you.  First, on Tuesday the Executive Director of AIL, Sakena Yacoobi received an honorary Doctor of Laws degree from Princeton University. The official...
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    AIL is now blogging at Huffington Post!
    By - Alison Hendry - Program Administrator
    The Afghan Institute of Learning is very excited to have been given the opportunity to blog at Huffington Post! Our first blog about the Women’s Networking Movement taking place in some of AIL’s centers has been posted. The Women’s Networking Movement is taking place in about 30 of AIL’s centers,...
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    Thank You for Your Support!
    By - Alison Hendry - Program Administrator
    All of us at Creating Hope International (CHI) and the Afghan Institute of Learning (AIL) would like to sincerely thank everyone for their support of training Afghan teachers. We’ve had a very successful year thus far and we are looking forward to the months ahead. Thanks to your support, we are able to hold training...
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    Happy Holidays from CHI and AIL
    By - Alison Hendry - Program Administrator
    The Afghan Institute of Learning (AIL) and Creating Hope International (CHI) would like to wish you and yours the happiest of holiday seasons.  As you celebrate with those you love, please take a moment to look at CHI’s yearly newsletter, which we’ve attached to this report. As you will see, 2012 has been a...
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    Workshops Changing the Way Teachers Teach
    By - Alison Hendry - Project Administrator
    Thank you for your support of AIL’s project. While the situation in Afghanistan continues to prove challenging, with your help AIL is finding ways to continue bringing high quality training to the teachers of Afghanistan.  Through September  2012, AIL has held trainings for 927 teachers. These trainings vary...
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  • Train Effective Afghan Teachers has received 21 donations
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    A Success Story From One of AIL's Students
    By - Alison Hendry - Administrative Assistant
    Since its beginning, AIL has taken great pains to train our teachers to instruct students using techniques which help the students truly understand their subject instead of just learning by rote. When you speak to the students of these teachers, you can hear that this training is working. Maisam is a 13 year old student at...
    • 2 years ago
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    A Busy First Quarter
    By - Toc Dunlap - Executive Director, Creating Hope International
    It has been a busy first quarter for the Teacher Training Staff of the Afghan Institute of Learning (AIL).  Already this year, three separate Technique Seminars have been held, with 95 teachers attending.  Additionally, 22 mini-workshops have been held with teachers at the AIL Learning Centers.  These...
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    Sharing Good News
    By - Toc Dunlap - Executive Director, Creating Hope International
    Since 1995, the Afghan Institute of Learning (AIL) has been helping Afghans lift themselves above the devastation of war by providing education, training, health care, and health education.  AIL’s approach is to interlink health and education programs, like building blocks that together form a whole...
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    Reaching Many Through Training
    By - Toc Dunlap - Executive Director, Creating Hope International
          The total number of teachers trained by the Afghan Institute of Learning in 2011 was 1,722.  Imagine the number of students that these teachers are reaching!  If each teacher has twenty students (Afghan classes tend to be larger) in their class – that means that 34,440 students are being...
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    More Teachers Trained
    By - Toc Dunlap - Executive Director, Creating Hope International
    From January through September of this year, 1,266 teachers have been trained by the staff of the Afghan Institute of Learning.  In addition to the Technique Seminars, where they learn the hands-on methodologies of teaching, the teachers are attending workshops and seminars sponsored by AIL.  Topics that these...
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    Teacher Training Continues
    By - Toc Dunlap - Executive Director, Creating Hope International
    For the period of June through August, 2011, another 160 Afghan Teachers attended the Afghan Institute of Learning’s Ten Day Technique Seminar.  During this seminar, they ` learn about many different topics such as the good characteristics of a teacher, lesson planning, class arrangements, principles of teaching,...
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  • Train Effective Afghan Teachers posted a progress report
    Subject matters of teacher training are expanding
    By - Toc Dunlap - Executive Director Creating Hope International
    AIL’s Teacher Training Program has trained an additional 369 teachers through their Technique Seminars from January through May of this year.  Teachers are also attending workshops in other subjects such as decision making, peace, self-esteem, environment, ethics, writing effective lesson plans, report writing,...
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    A Teacher's View
    By - AIL Staff - Project Leaders
    A teacher of three years attended a technique seminar which was given by AIL and learned many new teaching methods that are very useful for the students. She said, “A monitor from the Ministry of Education came into my classroom, saw my materials and charts, was very impressed with my teaching techniques and how my...
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    Five Reasons to Celebrate
    By - Toc Dunlap - Executive Director
    Five Reasons to Celebrate The year 2010 has been one of many challenges for people throughout the world. In Afghanistan, insecurity, violence, and poverty continue to threaten communities. But the people of Afghanistan are strong and hopeful, and they are working hard to overcome these challenges. At the Afghan Institute...
    • 3 years ago
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    Grateful and Undaunted
    By - Sakena Yacoobi - AIL Executive Director
    Grateful and Undaunted   At this time of year, we are reminded of our many blessings and how the people in our lives enrich us and bring joy to every day. All of us at the Afghan Institute of Learning (AIL) are especially grateful to you, for your generous support of our efforts to help the people of Afghanistan...
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    Update
    By - Toc Dunlap - Executive Director
    Following is a story from one of the teachers trained by the Afghan Institute of Learning (AIL) training staff. “I am one of the teachers in a school where AIL has trained the teachers. Since I have taken AIL’s seminar, I can feel changes in my teaching methods because I am getting very good input from my...
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  • Train Effective Afghan Teachers has received 28 donations
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    Summer Update 2010
    By - Sondra Johnson - Project Administrator
    The Afghan Institute of Learning regularly holds education workshops and seminars for Afghan teachers to upgrade their training and teaching skills. In the first half of 2010, AIL trained 704 teachers in pedagogy, health and leadership skills. At a pre-school training seminar held April in Kabul, one teacher said “I...
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    Summer Update from the Afghan Institute of Learning
    By - Sondra Johnson - Project Administrator
    We’d like to share some great news with you that will give you a better understanding of our project and the work we do in Afghanistan and Pakistan. Through the generosity of the Skoll Foundation, a timely video was produced about life in Afghanistan and the work AIL is doing to make a difference. The film producer and...
    • 4 years ago
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    Spring Update
    By - Sondra Johnson - Project Administrator
    During 2009 the Afghan Institute of Learning held 91 education workshops and seminars for a total of 1846 participants. About 71% of those attending these education training sessions were women. Fahima a participant in the teacher health workshop, says “All the subjects were interesting, especially Tetanus because we are...
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    An invitation to read our newsletter
    By - Sondra Johnson - Working Together...
    Afghanistan is in the news a lot these days. As a donor to a project in Afghanistan, you may be wondering if change is happening, and if your donation really makes any difference. Following is a message from Dr. Sakena Yacoobi that answers your questions. It’s part of our annual newsletter, where we also share progress...
    • 5 years ago
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    A Special Giving Opportunity.....
    By - Sondra Johnson - Afghan Teachers Thank You
    Thank you for your support. Your desire to make a difference in this world has made a difference, and we are so thankful that Afghan people have had their lives changed with your help. We wanted to share with you a very special opportunity to give more than 100% from November 10 through December 1st. Please share this...
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    Sakena Wishes to Thank Her Supporters
    By - Sondra Johnson - Dr. Yacoobi Featured in Best-Selling Book
    There's a new focus on women worldwide. The New York Times magazine dedicated their entire issue one week in August on women in the developing world. Of particular focus was a newly launched book written by the well-known Pulitzer winning couple Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl DuWunn titled: "Half The Sky: Turning Oppression...
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    August 2009 Update
    By - Alison Hendry - Administrative Assistant
    Recently, AIL was asked by the Afghan Ministry of Women’s Affairs to report on the impact AIL’s programs have had. We were amazed by our findings. Since beginning in 1996 through May 2009, 220,970 Afghans have been educated and received skills training in AIL schools, centers and post-secondary programs. Over 16,000...
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  • Train Effective Afghan Teachers posted a progress report
    May 2009 Update
    By - Alison Hendry - Administrative Assistant
    Teachers participating in a recent AIL “Teaching Literacy” seminar had the following to say about their experiences: One teacher said, “There have been so many changes in myself, I can’t believe it. I now understand that the method I was using to teach my class was wrong. I didn’t teach my students regularly...
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    • Joan Ochi
      Joan Ochi Have AIL's programs been affected by the current situation in Afghanistan?
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    Update on AIL Teacher Training Program
    By - Alison Hendry - Administrative Assistant
    During 2008 the Afghan Institute of Learning held 96 education workshops and seminars for a total of 1448 participants. About 80% of those attending these education training sessions were women. At a recent pedagogy seminar, teachers in attendance were asked what they learned from attending the seminar. Here is a...
    • 5 years ago
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    • Joan Ochi
      Joan Ochi Once the participants have finished their training, does AIL help place them in jobs? Are these government run (public) schools? What kind of information do you collect that is helping you evaluate your training? Thank you, it is great to see how people are being helped.
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  • Train Effective Afghan Teachers posted a progress report
    2008 Snapshot of Teacher Training Program
    By - Alison Hendry - Administrative Assistant
    The Afghan Institute of Learning (AIL) continues to make training teachers a priority. AIL has now trained over 14,000 teachers. Thus far in 2008, AIL has trained 263 teachers in AIL’s intensive, one-month, foundational pedagogy seminar and has trained 356 teachers in various workshops. Feedback from participants in...
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  • Train Effective Afghan Teachers has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
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  • Train Effective Afghan Teachers has received 4 donations
    • 7 years ago
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    Update on Teaching Afghan Children to Think—August 2007
    By - Toc Dunlap - Executive Director
    The Afghan Institute of Learning (AIL) continues to make training teachers a priority. AIL has now trained over 12,000 teachers. Thus far in 2007, AIL has trained 274 teachers in AIL’s intensive, one-month, foundational pedagogy seminar and has trained 347 teachers in various workshops. 18,630 students will benefit...
    • 7 years ago
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    • 8 years ago
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    Update
    By - Afghan Institute of Learning - AIL
    Creating Hope International shares this mid-year report from the Afghan Institute of Learning, highlighting some of AIL's recent successes!
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Toc Dunlap

Executive Director
Dearborn, Michigan United States

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