Lets Be Ready

Our mission is to use unemployed youth in Guatemala to prepare at-risk Guatemalan children for the first-grade by establishing preschool classrooms and training the teachers. Our vision is to help break the cycle of poverty in Guatemala by reducing the high rate of drop-out and repetition of children in the first-grade while giving jobs to an underutilized portion of the population, young men and women. Our goal is to have none of our students fail the first grade and to advance the teachers as productive members and leaders in their communities.

During one of the more entertaining presentations

During one of the more entertaining presentations
Photo from Progress Report 'Winds of Change: Tablets and Trainings' (view small | med | large | orig)

The team was all smiles throughout the week

The team was all smiles throughout the week
Photo from Progress Report 'Winds of Change: Tablets and Trainings' (view small | med | large | orig)

Trying out the latest to hit Magic Classroom!

Trying out the latest to hit Magic Classroom!
Photo from Progress Report 'Winds of Change: Tablets and Trainings' (view small | med | large | orig)

This year's four representatives!

This year's four representatives!
Photo from Progress Report 'Winds of Change: Tablets and Trainings' (view small | med | large | orig)

Betzabe interviewing a mother

Betzabe interviewing a mother
Photo from Progress Report 'Can mothers help spot early signs of learning disabilities?' (view small | med | large | orig)

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