Work Package 2

Development of a Schoolteachers’ and Local Volunteers’ Training Program (ST-LV TP) to build and empower the capacity of teachers, local volunteers (youth and women), MoE officials in El Warraq community will be the target of this package. The activities to be devoted to achieve this objective will be:

  • Activity 2.1: the sub-contractor in cooperation with AUC will develop the criteria for selecting the trainees in the program from the teachers and local volunteers from the youth and women. The criteria will include personal skills and involvement in real community activities as well as many other criteria to be designed and discussed with the other consortium members. A report on the selection process and selected trainees will be added to the fact finding report (deliverable of activity 1.1).

    This activity has been established and completed successfully.

  • Activity 2.2: Based on the results of the first work package SEKEM will develop the training materials, training modules and handouts for trainees. The contents will be based on the adapted kits and the two programs developed under 1.3. The deliverable will be training materials and handouts in the form of training modules to be made available for all the stakeholders in the area to be used for similar or other activities.

    This activity has been established and completed successfully.

  • Activity 2.3: SEKEM will collaborate with the local NGO to organize the TOT modules (2xone week) to prepare the youth, teachers and women to teach the children using the materials developed in the previous activities of WP1 and WP2. Part of the training will be organized in El Warraq area in the premises of the two main targeted schools and another part will be organized in SEKEM farm to expose the trainees to the concept of ESD implemented in SEKEM school and SEKEM Environmental Science Center. This activity will ensure the deliverable of having a high qualified team of trainers to transfer the knowledge to the next generations in El Warraq areas. This activity has been established and the training materials were held as follows:
    • Training for Primary school’s teachers in Mohamed Farid School: January 26 - 29, 2015
    • Training for Preparatory school’s teachers in El Sadat School: February 1 - 5, 2015

WP2 has been established and completed successfully.