PEARL World Youth News

by iEARN-USA

Summary

PEARL World Youth News is a unique global web-based news service at secondary schools around the world, co-sponsored by iEARN and the Daniel Pearl Foundation.
$1,000
total goal
$615
remaining
8
donors
0
monthly donors
10
years active

Challenge

PEARL World Youth News, a unique web-based news service managed by iEARN-USA and the Daniel Pearl Foundation seeks $1,000 to fund Online Teacher Profession Development Course to train 50 teachers in the PEARL Reporter Certification Program.

Solution

Using iEARN’s Internet-based network of schools, 200 students from 45 countries have been trained and certified to report and write stories on issues impacting their countries and communities. This is the first global student news service.

Long-Term Impact

The PEARL World Youth News project builds and sustains a quality international service managed by secondary schools around the world. It develops journalistic skills and promotes cross-cultural understanding.

Additional Documentation

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

Resources

http:/​/​www.iearn.org/​pearlproject

Organization Information

iEARN-USA

Location: New York - USA
Website: http:/​/​us.iearn.org
iEARN-USA
Project Leader:
Anindita Dutta Roy
Project Manager
New York, New York United States

Funded Project!

Thanks to 8 donors like you, a total of $385 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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