Literacy

Posted by Sabrina Urquhart on
Fri, 12/04/2015
Photos courtesy Bijay Gajmer of Save the Children. Twelve-year-old Sampurna knew that Mount Everest, the highest mountain on earth, lies in his country, Nepal. But he learned a great deal more about... Read more
Posted by Sabrina Urquhart on
Fri, 12/04/2015
Photos courtesy Bijay Gajmer of Save the Children. A stream called Surai separates Shivaraj Municipality and Shivagadhi village of Kapilbastu district in western Nepal. In summer, the stream... Read more
Posted by Sabrina Urquhart on
Fri, 12/04/2015
Photos courtesy Bijay Gajmer, Save the Children Chandra Kala, 20, is a community volunteer at a reading camp situated in Tingharawa in Kapilvastu district in western Nepal. She understands the... Read more
Posted by Sabrina Urquhart on
Fri, 12/04/2015
Photos of Maimounata and classmates in a reading camp, courtesy of Save the Children. Maimounata is 11 and in fourth grade. She lives in the village of Siani in Sikasso, Mali. She likes to go to Save... Read more
Posted by Sabrina Urquhart on
Fri, 12/04/2015
Awa is 10 and in fourth grade. She lives in Mali in the small village of Missirikoro. She walks to school each morning with her friends Sakenetou and Amadou. The girls take turns cleaning the yard... Read more
Posted by Sabrina Urquhart on
Thu, 12/03/2015
Photos courtesy Mariluz Aparicio Vásquez, Save the Children. Abigail, age 8, lives with her mother and grandmother in a small village in the hills of Andahuaylas in the Peruvian highlands. Abigail... Read more
Posted by Sabrina Urquhart on
Thu, 12/03/2015
Photos courtesy of Mariluz Aparicio, Coordinator of Communication, Save the Children Milagros Choque, a third grade teacher at school 54221 "Luz del Saber" (Light of Knowledge) has taught the... Read more
Posted by Sabrina Urquhart on
Mon, 11/02/2015
We're grateful for our Literacy Challenge Teams who made and mailed in more than 300,000 bookmarks! The Bezos Family Foundation matched your bookmarks with $300,000 in funding to Save the Children's... Read more
Posted by Rachel Kornhauser on
Mon, 09/14/2015
Photo provided by Global Nomads Group Our partners Global Nomads Group and Save the Children completed a successful second and final Literacy Challenge webcast on Thursday, September 10th in Peru. We... Read more
Posted by Rachel Kornhauser on
Wed, 09/09/2015
Photo provided by Global Nomads Group As our partners Global Nomads Group and Save the Children prep for our second Literacy Challenge webcast -- Thursday, September 10th in Peru--we’re excited to... Read more