• Like
Tbw Wgeneral.2008
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

Tbw Wgeneral.2008

  • 197 views
Published

 

Published in Education
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Be the first to comment
No Downloads

Views

Total Views
197
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0

Actions

Shares
Downloads
0
Comments
0
Likes
1

Embeds 0

No embeds

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
    No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. “ I will be a famous astronaut for my country” - Nana Yaw Turkson, in his ToBe work “What I Would change” Introducing To Be Worldwide
  • 2. We help children realise their full potential so they can enrich their community What is ToBe?
  • 3. helps kids do better in school through…
    • educational facilities
    • for children from 6 - 15
    • computer lab
    • Library
    • Activities program
    • curricula to build skills & community
    • technology classes
    • reading programmes
    • creative activities
    • parent & teacher trainings
  • 4. Takoradi Educational Resource Centre - Our Pilot
    • opened in 2004
    • 470 children serviced per week
    • enrolment up every year
    • variety of stimulating activities
    • active PTA involvement
    • supported by Ministry of Education
    Supported by UNICEF, ING, European Union
  • 5.
    • 44 pentium4 computers
    • Now able to extend base IT course to upper six primary
    • Plan is to open internet café to community and generate own income ; adult classes for fees to be considered
    Kids working on new computers with flat screen Computer lab of Takoradi Resource Centre New computer lab opened in May 2008
  • 6. Examples of projects completed at the Takoradi centre
  • 7. Digital Photography
    • Project
  • 8. Draw your house in Paint : March 28, 2006 Crusaders Primary School computer lesson at ToBe, Isaac, 12 years, first touched mouse March 15, 2006
  • 9. Write about yourself using Word & insert a Picture March 2006 Nav-West Primary School – Computer Lesson at ToBe Albert, 11 years
  • 10. Powerpoint presentation of the eclipse March 28, 2006 Daniel, 14 years old 6 months basic computer course (following page)
  • 11. SUN
  • 12. Our international partners …
    • One Economy (US)
    • Intel (US)
    • Atlantic Philanthropies (US)
    • UNICEF
    • European Union
    • Deloitte (Global)
    • UN ICT task force
    • Our Ghana partners …
    • Ministry of Education
    • Metro Education Board
    • GIFTEL
    • ING
    • Turing Foundation
    • Les Paquerettes (Swiss Foundation)
    • Net4Kids Aid Foundation (IT driven fund)
    • InterimIC (IT innovators)
    • NOTS Foundation
    • Wilde Ganzen (Co-financing organisation)
    • Schoolnet Africa
    • District Assembly, Komenda region
  • 13.
    • Development plan*
    • Scale the concept
    • Build 1 centre per year
    • A min. reach of 5,000 children per centre
    • ToBe goals per centre per year
    • 1,000 members paying $1
    • 500 enrolment in ICT class at $5
    • 90% ICT diplomas awarded
    • 200 book reports written
    • 2,500 English books borrowed
    In 5 years, ToBe will serve 20,000 kids * read our 5 year development plan on www.tobeworlwide.org
  • 14. Beyond 5 years : on to national expansion Regional roll-out
    • Create & test
    • Proof-of-concept
    • 2 facilities, (Takoradi)
    • (Cape Coast)
    • 2 satellite centres
      • (Anaji and Other)
    Regional roll-out Regional roll-out National Consolidation 5 years 5 -8 years
  • 15. Next centre to open in 2009
    • Cape Coast
    • Near our pilot centre
    • Will serve more than 12 schools
    • Shared management with our pilot centre
    Community leaders tour new site for ToBe add bouwtekening voor dit gebouw
  • 16. Anaji location
    • ANAJI
    • 15 min from the Takoradi Eductional Resouce Centre
    • Primary and Junior secondary schools 50 meters across from land
    • Same district and Metro Education Board
    • Shared resources and management
  • 17. Further development
    • Publish the “ToBe Manual”
    • enable & facilitate new centres
    • ensure quality standards in education
    • deliver reporting standards for each centre
    • Set up ToBe Ghana Head Office in Takoradi centre
    • Reporting & administrative support
    • Standards implementation
    • Human resources policies
    • Building & equipment
  • 18. Partnership approach
    • We encourage our partners’ direct involvement in ToBe:
      • Visits to centres (we facilitate, host, create workshops as needed)
      • Digital exchanges with the children (“ask a kid”)
      • Skills transfer (per project, or adhoc through phone, internet etc)
    • We enjoy helping our partners reach their goals :
      • Fundraisers to help our partners connect with their customers
      • Events to motivate and inspire our partners’ employees
      • Test marketing for new ideas / concepts (Deloitte e Learning)
      • Joint communication and press exposure
    • We create a tailormade approach with each partner
  • 19. Our wish list
    • € 5000 for furniture for our 2nd Centre in Cape Coast
    • € 90’000 to build our 3rd Centre at Anaji Ghana
    • Funds to purchase a vehicle (new or second hand) for transportation of goods and people between the different centres
    • Specific sponsorship to facilitate our work e.g. (Airline) tickets to Ghana.
  • 20. END