This is the second year of classes at our Computer Learning Center at the Frank W Manley Children’s Learning Center in Kokpherng Village, Sang Thong District, Vientiane Capital. This school year there are 157 students in the Primary School. The
Kindness from the heart.
Thank you Penn Phiengphenh Hongthong for your generous donations to our preschool in Ban Gokngiew in Luang Prabang. We are so honored to have you come to our school and deliver such nice treats for the kiddies. On behalf of the
Children’s Learning Center, Computer Classes
Our computer classes are back in full swing at the Frank W Manley Children’s Learning Center in Kokpherng Village, Sang Thong District, Vientiane. There are 128 students from 1st to 5th grades that are currently taking computer classes. There are
Renovations at Nongbeuk Primary School
We signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for the NongBeuk Renovations on Tuesday, December 5, 2017. Check out the progress in just a couple of days! This school really needed a helping hand and thanks to our Lao Canadian and
Something Special Happening at Kokpherng Children’s Learning Center
ARTISTS Harry Newman and Teal Barnes are here today to start work on the mural at our Kokpherng Children’s Learning Center. We are super excited to see it unfold. We also gave them a tour of the preschool and kindergarten
We visited our Children’s Learning Center in Ban Kokpherng today. We received a small grant for improvements so we are planning on tiling the floors of the classrooms and beginning the computer training classroom. We will hopefully be teaching
Miss Hmong Milwaukee Jennifer Xiong came by with her family to visit JiiNou and Give Children A Choice! She is very interested in helping our organization. She donated school supplies for the children. Thank you, Jen!
International Literacy Day
Today is International Literacy Day. Some 775 million adults lack minimum literacy skills; one in five adults are still not literate and two-thirds are women. 60.7 million children are out of school and many more attend irregularly or drop out.
Our Na Oh Preschool is Complete!
Our newest preschool in Na Oh Village, Xieng Khouang Province, is complete! The final inspection took place today, the District and Provincial Education folks, the builder and Give Children A Choice were all present. The school is perfect! Glowing comments
Na Oh Preschool Update!
Our preschool in Na Oh Village, Xieng Khouang Province, will be ready for the children when school starts back in September. The four classroom, two bathroom preschool will accommodate all the preschool aged children in the village. The electrical will