Batch 5 (January 2021): Fund for TESL Fellowship Program

We are very pleased that we are able to form this TESL (Teaching English as Second Language) Fellowship Program to the students of Sokong 1 Public Elementary School (SDN 1 Sokong). This program is made possible by the hours of contribution from TESL trainer, Phuong Nguyen who formerly teach english in Indonesia and other countries.Continue reading “Batch 5 (January 2021): Fund for TESL Fellowship Program”

Batch 4 (Nov 11 2020): Fund for Indonesia’s National Teacher’s Day Celebration

Since the 2018 devastating earthquake that flatten Sokong 1 Public Elementary School (SDN 1 Sokong), the students had not been experienced any kind of celebration at school. For that reason, we funded $85 for the school to celebrate Indonesia’s National Teacher’s Day. The fund was used to host game contests with prizes and teachers’ luncheon.Continue reading “Batch 4 (Nov 11 2020): Fund for Indonesia’s National Teacher’s Day Celebration”

Batch 3 (Nov 5 2020): Fund for Mini Garden

On November 5, 2020, iFundEducation62 transferred $540 to Sokong Public Elementary (SDN 1 Sokong) to fund the completion of the mini garden that will be used to support learning for all students. Below is the video showing the mini garden that has been completed by the December 2020. Below are some photos before and process.

How Sokong 1 Public Elementary School Teaches Students at School During a Pandemic?

They use the rotation method. Students come to school every other day to keep the social distancing in the class. Classes are held for three hours long, with 15 minutes break in between classes. Playing and gathering outside classrooms are also not allowed during break time.

How iFundEducation62 Become a Partner with Sokong 1 Elementary School?

On August 5, 2018, a magnitude 7.0 earthquake severely shook the island of Lombok. That is equivalent to the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake that collapses the double-decker Bay Bridge. It is a bridge that connects San Francisco with East Bay. When Lombok was trying to recover from the earthquake, our friends from @lautbiruproject introduced usContinue reading “How iFundEducation62 Become a Partner with Sokong 1 Elementary School?”

Why Am I a Firm Believer in Education?

by Jenny Permanasari My parents said that I insisted on being enrolled at school before I was school-age ready when my older sister started going to kindergarten. During elementary until middle school, my report cards show that I was simply an average student in the class. I was never in the top ten students outContinue reading “Why Am I a Firm Believer in Education?”