Operating Basma Special School

Project Operating Basma Special School
Objectives

• Provide an effective and unique education environment for children with hearing and learning disabilities • Increase eciency of existing school sta and enhance their teaching skills • Provide nancial support to students in need of the programme

Project Partners Emaar Association for Development and Rehabilitation
Activities

• Provision of special education to children with hearing and learning disabilities • Rehabilitation of children with hearing disabilities using cochlear implants • Development of a special education curriculum for special students in accordance with international standards • Running awareness sessions with parents of children with hearing and learning disabilities • Advocacy for the rights of children with disabilities

Locations Khan Younis, Gaza Strip, Palestine
Period 1st September 2014 to 31st August 2015
Accomplishments

Designed and produced a modied curriculum to provide education to children with hearing and learning disabilities • Provided cochlear implants to 68 children with hearing impairments • Provided educational support to the 68 children through the hiring of 7 qualied teachers Provided training to the mothers of 68 children with eective teaching methods for children with hearing and learning disabilities