Technological Enrichment in Venezuelan Classrooms

 
$416
$65,507
Raised
Remaining

Summary

Strengthening the capabilities of teachers and young people by providing them with Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) and training for ICT use.

What is the issue, problem, or challenge?

Until now, schools located in the poor areas of Venezuela hardly provide students with skills that will allow them to successfully face the challenges of contemporary society. The poor communities in Venezuela present high indexes of non-schooling and receive a very low quality of education. Consequently, the children of these areas have very little possibility of overcoming their conditions of poverty. This project will benefit teachers and young people excluded from the educational system.

How will this project solve this problem?

Recollection and recovery of 100 computers to be installed in schools; Preparation of training and instructional materials for teachers; Carrying out the training cycle with 30 students and 80 teachers; systematization and evaluation of the project.

Potential Long Term Impact

To provide students will computer skills that will help them in their future.

Funding Information

Total Funding Received to Date: $416

Funding Policy: partial

Funding Information

This project is now in implementation and no longer available for funding. Received funds will be used to accomplish concrete objectives as indicated in the project's "Activities" section. Updates will be posted under the "Project Report" tab as they become available.

Donors' contributions and pledges to this project totaled $416 as of Jun 9, 2004.  The original project funding goal was $65,923.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).

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Thanks to 2 donors like you, a total of $416 was raised for this project on GlobalGiving. Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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Organization

Vía Tecnológica (VT)

Caracas, Distrito Metropolita, Venezuela
http://www.viatecnologica.org.ve

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