Hope becomes Reality

March 28, 2019By Nicole SchouelaStandTall Education Uganda

When Charles (on the left) and Jimmy (right) came to Stand Tall, they had few prospects. After graduating from Stand Tall, they were sponsored to attend St Josephs Vocational in building and welding respectively. They are now proud young men, working and making a living. Helping someone acquire skills that lead to independence, is a … Read More

Look What Sponsorship Can Do

March 19, 2019By Nicole SchouelaGeneral Interest

This is Patience. She has had the good fortune of being sponsored at Stand Tall, and then through secondary school, and is now about to complete her diploma in accounting at Makerere Business College. Always at the top of her class and a true leader at her school, Patience can now look forward to a … Read More

Pulling Together in Lombok

December 2, 2018By Josephine De FreitasEmergency Response No Comments

Extract from email from William Grut regarding our contribution to Lombok :  The Indonesian island of Lombok was shaken by two strong earthquakes, after weeks of tremors that have killed hundreds of people. The island has been rocked by hundreds of quakes and tremors since 29 July.Aug 19, 2018 Rose Charities Canada raised $650 for the  … Read More

Digital Tablets Improve Grades

November 27, 2018By Nicole SchouelaStandTall Education Uganda No Comments

The Digital Tablet Project headed by Bern Mcleod aims to improve learning outcomes through the use of curriculum-programmed digital tablets. Last March the first 50 tablets, programmed with upper level science questions, were introduced in grade 6 & 7 classes at Stand Tall.  The overall improvement in Science grades and excitement generated towards learning was … Read More

Top Results for Madagascar School

November 22, 2018By Josephine De FreitasGeneral Interest No Comments

Exam results are in for the pupils of The Mahatsara School in Madagascar and they are wonderful!   Eighteen out of twenty students passed the final Baccalaureate- that’s a 90% pass rate- one of the highest for any school in Madagascar. In other grades  the pass rates were  also well above the country average.  Just a few … Read More