IMG_5760 Update: Time for the parents

The parents of PTC Demonstration Primary School have come to know us as well by now! We invited them for a meeting, where we sneaked in a couple of training elements as well. If you invite all parents of a school, you can expect a serious number to show up… Over 100 dads, moms, grandfathers and grandmothers let…

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IMG_5804 Update: Workshops for teachers

The teachers at our partner schools have dived into our intensive training program. We kicked off with a handy introduction workshop: what are learning difficulties really? Which types exist? And how do you recognize these in your class? What responsibilities do you have as a teacher when you encounter a learner with a learning difficulty? For example, the…

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IMG_5578 2018: Backup’s partner schools

Gulu PTC Demonstration Primary School is one of the new partner schools for this year. This school is connected to one of the Primary Teachers Colleges in Gulu. It is a more rural school, relatively far outside Gulu. We would like to compare how our project will work at schools in different environments, with learners with different backgrounds….

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IMG_5455 Meet Natasha!

It is essential for us to keep track of the impact of our work. In the end, of course we want to do projects that work, that bring us and especially our partner schools closer to the goals we have set together. And, we want to be able to tell you exactly what your donations contribute to. In…

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IMG_5821 2018: The Movement

For Backup Uganda, 2018 is all about a new approach, a renewed project. We are starting a movement of teachers and parents who are not just willing to help their own learners with learning difficulties, but who are going to be part of a change on a larger scale. This year we are testing, as of next year…

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