Our Children, Our Future

10 November, 2015 Palestine, Education
The project contributes to the improvement of the quality of education and enhancing the educational achievement of 400 school students annually who are experiencing educational challenges. The project has 3 different levels of interventions:

The first intervention provides Remedial Classes to 400 children annually who have learning difficulties and their level of educational achievement is below 65%.

This is in addition, CFTA includes the following activities:

Child-led academic research in coordination with Al Azhar University and Palestine University in Gaza.

Living the future careers which will guide the child into the world of work by giving them the opportunity to spend days with professionals and learn about the career they selected or are interested in. for example to facilitate for them to spend a day with the firefighters, nurses, doctors, and engineers, etc.

The second intervention includes providing psychological support to enrolled children in the education support program. The psychosocial support tools include expressive art, drama as therapy and other tools that are suitable for the age groups. The psychosocial support activities aimed at improving the psychosocial wellbeing of children and therefore their educational achievements. Individual counselling, groups, and referrals are implemented as part of the intervention.
Extracurricular activities are organized for children as part of the stress release activities. This include; trips open days and open recreational activities which involve the parents as well.

The third component of the project is using the art for education and advocacy through child-led activities. This helped building confident of the children, empower them and providing them with the opportunity to participate publicly through their own art productions and activities. This includes life skills training, leadership, creative writing, and child-led advocacy.



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