9 Jul 2018

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At Pen to Paper Ghana, we were noticing that a lot of our female students were missing a week of school and our classes every month. After sensitively approaching these students and their teachers, it became clear that it was due to their menstrual cycle. Many of them...

16 Dec 2017

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Are you passionate about making a difference and improving the future for young people?

We are currently recruiting our 2018 P2P Ambassadors.

Our ambassadors have the dedication to help in developing the education of children in Ghana to improve their future prospects....

6 Dec 2016

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Are you passionate about making a difference and improving the future for young people? We are currently recruiting our 2017 P2P Ambassadors.

23 Jul 2016

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Pen to Paper Ghana are excited to announce that they have recently started teaching in a primary school.

26 Jun 2016

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We recently had a dancing and drumming workshop at Common Faith Academy. At Pen to Paper Ghana, we believe that not everything has to be learnt at a desk

16 May 2016

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After working with the students for a whole term, the first week back after the holidays was our assessment week and providing motivation on reading for the whole school. Not only were we seeing how much our students had improved but we wanted to compare their performa...

28 Apr 2016

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The teachers of Common Faith Academy have had to fetch water from miles away. When a group from the UK visited the school last year, they felt it was their priority to provide a water source. With hard work and determination, they sent over funds in early 2016 for Pen...

15 Feb 2016

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So, our first week of teaching the literacy programme has been a great experience, with challenges but also lots of laughter and fun. We thought it’d be interesting to share how the 4 days of teaching went.

On day 1, we had 11 students turn up to our class. This include...

2 Feb 2016

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After the co-founders, Katie and Richard spent time talking to the District Director, the Head Teacher and English Teachers, Pen to Paper Ghana has been able to start its literacy programme.

 

Since the teachers knew the abilities of the students, they were able to alloc...

25 Jan 2016

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Katie had forewarned me that the children at the school would go crazy with excitement when they saw me, but I wasn’t prepared. Opening the car door, the children ran over to me and in seconds I was surrounded, which definitely put a smile on my face too. The children...

12 Jan 2016

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With an amazing donation from a company in Scotland, we were able to do a number of things in the primary school, Common Faith Academy. We bought 11 bags of cement to improve the flooring in two of the classrooms; there was then less dust in the rooms, creating a healt...

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