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Posted on: June 30, 2014 Posted by: Amy McLoughlin Comments: 0

Contemplating the future of our JHS work

2013 was a big year of solidifying and transition. To work towards our new goal of increasing the percentage of high school graduates accessing skilled employment, we reviewed our programs to ensure our work led us closer to achieving this goal. Lots of programs ended, and others were introduced (Learning …

Posted on: December 2, 2013 Posted by: Jenna Ke Comments: 0

Back to school – Creative Learning Class

The 2013-2014 academic year has started! In the final installment of this ‘Back to School’ blog series, we bring you a preview of what Creative Learning facilitator, Chhoem Pov, has in store for the coming year. What do you have planned for the year ahead? “I want to create something new, …

Posted on: April 19, 2011 Posted by: sopheak Comments: 0

PEPY Hosts Meet and Greet to Discuss Technology Education in Cambodia

Students are able to learn how to use and program with XO laptops (Photo by Sopheak Sun) PEPY recently facilitated a Meet and Greet in our Chanleas Dai office for organizations interested in promoting learning through computers. Specifically, the event gave NGOs using the One Laptop Per Child XO laptops …

Posted on: April 18, 2011 Posted by: michael Comments: 0

Enthusiastic Students Continue to Explore Engineering

Students and Lida Loem programming a lego robot in the Creative Learning Class (Photo by Jen Enrique) PEPY’s Creative Learning Class teacher, Lida Loem, has taken the lead in organizing an Engineering Club, which continues to engage students’ creativity and problem solving skills. The Engineering Club is split into two …

Posted on: February 14, 2011 Posted by: Sopheak Sun Comments: 0

Dr. Layheng Ting’s First Three Days

Photo credit: Adam Kronk The fourth week of January 2011 was Dr. Layheng Ting’s first week as PEPY’s new director. Everyone was very excited to meet her. We could  not  wait to welcome her to the morning meeting with all our staff together at the PEPY office in Siem Reap. …

Posted on: February 8, 2011 Posted by: sarakk Comments: 0

Learning with Legos: Robotics in the Classroom

Photo credit: Nicole Richard 1. How did the engineering club happen in the Creative Learning Classes (CLC)? In September of 2010, we had two people from the USA come to present to the CLC team about engineering. Engineering is the application of science to design things: how to design, plan, …