The New Bakery Building

February 10, 2021By Nicole SchouelaStandTall Education Uganda

A donation by a son in memory of his mother who worked as a nurse in Uganda has provided the seed money for a new bakery building. The bakery program will equip students with skills that can help them generate income for themselves an their family. The building is in the finishing stages and we’re … Read More

A Container from Canada for Stand Tall

February 10, 2021By Nicole SchouelaStandTall Education Uganda

A container arrived from a Canadian donor and it is filled with carpentry equipment, bicycles, books, clothing, furniture and so much more. The carpentry machinery will allow us to teach carpentry skills to interested students. We’ll be building a work room to house it and hiring one of our graduates to teach.

Schools open in June

May 20, 2020By Nicole SchouelaStandTall Education Uganda

Schools in Uganda will open in June for candidate classes only. It’s a beginning and this announcement has brought great joy to all involved. The school is being thoroughly cleaned.  Hand-washing stations will be set up throughout and the students will be instructed on social distancing and good hygiene. We look forward to welcoming all … Read More

Wash those Hands!

March 18, 2020By Nicole SchouelaStandTall Education Uganda No Comments

With a virus that is quickly spreading around the globe, we take hygiene seriously at Stand Tall. Anyone entering the premises must wash their hands with soap and water. We’ve gathered all of our learners together for information sessions on the virus and the risk of contracting it and spreading it to others. Is it … Read More

Innovative Learning with Tablets

March 2, 2020By Nicole SchouelaStandTall Education Uganda

Stand Tall is always looking for innovative improvements. We now have digital tablets for the upper grades. They are programmed with the Science and Math curriculums. The students review their courses by answering questions on the tablets. The children love using them which in turn stimulates learning. The plan is to program all the subjects … Read More

Graduation Day

November 30, 2019By Nicole SchouelaStandTall Education Uganda No Comments

Stand Tall is a middle elementary school providing financial support for children in ¬†grades 4 through 7. Where do they go from here? Those who have demonstrated a strong work ethic, active participation at Stand Tall, and consistent academic effort become eligible to receive sponsorship towards high school or vocational studies. Many of these students … Read More