The future lies in their hands
The children are our future
The project is supported by the Nigerian Education Ministry which has agreed to pay the salaries of the teachers.
The educational system will have three levels:
1. Pre-School Development
2. Primary School
3. Secondary/High School
We aim to start with a program for Pre-School Education, because it does not exist as a public service. Today such a program is only available in private schools. We see a holistic education, particularly in a pre-school program for the underprivileged, as a key to end the circle of poverty, illiteracy, premature marriages and child abuse.
The primary school curriculum will be in accordance with national standards and will be completed by extra programs preparing the students with a holistic vision for their future lives.
The educational needs of High School Development are enormous because of the high mortality rate of middle-aged adults due to HIV/AIDS infections. This loss has to be stopped as it is causing a dramatic decrease of development and growth in local communities.
We will pay special attention to: