Education

Monday 26 October 2015

Save the Children Korea gives boost to education in Borikhamxay

Save the Children Korea has provided more than USD 400,000 of support for a pilot project to enhance the literacy skills of early grade children in rural areas of Borikhamxay province.

Friday 21 August 2015

Save the Children Korea backs education in Laos

Article from Vientiane Times newspaper (February 07, 2015)

Save the Children Korea has provided support for a project on bridging the gap to improve access and quality in lower secondary education for disadvantaged children in rural areas of Borikhamxay, Luang Prabang and Xayaboury provinces.

Thursday 20 August 2015

“I AM VERY LUCKY TO RECEIVE A SCHOLARSHIP UNLIKE WHEN I WAS IN A PRIMARY SCHOOL.”

Ni Amphone, a 15-year old Prai ethnic girl, is the first person in her family to enter a lower secondary school. Thanks to a scholarship provided by Save the Children.

Monday 2 March 2015

Early Childhood Education: Making an Impact

Vansy is a 10-year-old boy studying in year 4 at the Primary School located in Pakseng District, Luang Prabang Province, Laos. Vansy is the second of four children. His parents are farmer. He studied at the village preschool sponsored by Save the Children before starting primary school. Vansy’s favourite activity at school is drawing. He gets to and from school everyday by walking. Vanny said “My favourite thing to study is about the environment, and I want to be a police officer when I grow up.

Wednesday 15 October 2014

Celebrating Teacher’s Day in the Lao PDR

World Teachers' Day, celebrated each year in October, was established by UNESCO in 1994 to recognize the vital contribution that teachers make to education and development. The Lao PDR is no different, and celebrations are held to honour teachers in schools and universities for their contribution in a specific subject or towards the community in general.

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