DESGUA: Training Educators in Mayan Communities

 
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DESGUA: Training Educators in Mayan Communities

DESGUA: Training Educators in Mayan Communities
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Teacher Training

Teacher Training
Through our School of Community Organizers both youth and adults from rural areas are able to pursue a quality education and--most importantly-are given the teacher training in order to transmit this new knowledge in their communities. (view small | med | large | orig)

Youth Educational Exchange

Youth Educational Exchange
Cultural & Educational Exchanges between Organized Groups: Organized groups of women and youth who meet with other groups that work in similar project areas in order to exchange lessons learned and solutions to common challenges. (view small | med | large | orig)

History Conference

History Conference
Cultural Empowerment & Mayan Worldview: Course that cultivates the exchange of ancestral knowledge. Designed for youth and community leaders to share knowledge and receive classes on history, symbolism, and Mayan Cosmovision as a science and philosophy. (view small | med | large | orig)

Cultural Empowerment Class

Cultural Empowerment Class
Cultural Empowerment & Mayan Worldview: Course that cultivates the exchange of ancestral knowledge. Designed for youth and community leaders to share knowledge and receive classes on history, symbolism, and Mayan Cosmovision as a science and philosophy. (view small | med | large | orig)

Technology and Participation

Technology and Participation
Technology and Participation: Course where young Mayan women learn important communicative technology skills such as computer and documentary filmmaking in order to communicate about issues effecting their communities and to seek community-centered solutions. (view small | med | large | orig)

Communicative Technology Class

Communicative Technology Class
Technology and Participation: Course where young Mayan women learn important communicative technology skills such as computer and documentary filmmaking in order to communicate about issues effecting their communities and to seek community-centered solutions. (view small | med | large | orig)

Communicative Technology Class

Communicative Technology Class
Technology and Participation: Course where young Mayan women learn important communicative technology skills such as computer and documentary filmmaking in order to communicate about issues effecting their communities and to seek community-centered solutions. (view small | med | large | orig)

Product Design Class

Product Design Class
Social Enterprise Administration & Management: Classes on marketing, project presentation, administration and social business management offered to eco-tourism groups, textile cooperatives and individuals who want to open their own social enterprise. (view small | med | large | orig)

Youth Educational Exchange

Youth Educational Exchange
Cultural & Educational Exchanges between Organized Groups: Organized groups of women and youth who meet with other groups that work in similar project areas in order to exchange lessons learned and solutions to common challenges. (view small | med | large | orig)

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Project Leader

Anna Grewe

Quetzaltenango, Quetzaltenango Guatemala

Where is this project located?

Map of DESGUA: Training Educators in Mayan Communities