Entisar Alfassy, a WeCode Libya alumna, is helping kids to get access to learning opportunities through new international teaching methods. She is the founder of ABC Kids, the very first international pre-school in Sirt that offers new teaching methods according to the British curriculum Macmillan. Entisar is an English major. She came up with the idea of linking between teaching English language and technology. The pre-school is equipped with outstanding digital equipment and is the third school in Libya that uses smart boards in teaching. The program includes entertaining and educational activities along with teaching kids coding using Scratch jr program through tablets. ABC Kids school targets 3 to 4-year-old children. At this stage, ABC Kids received 60 kids. Entisar is an English major. She came up with the idea of linking between teaching English language and technology. She developed an app called ABC Kids where children learn English in a very funny and inspiring way. The platform was developed during WeCode program and was composed of different sections such as a library, Do it yourself and painting section. she designed the logo by herself thanks to Android, illustrator and coding courses provided by WeCode teachers.
The challenge of this whole experience was how to implement this digital project on the ground. Entisar took up the challenge with much confidence, eagerness and commitment.
Indeed, the opening ceremony was held on October 13 and it was covered by a local media outlet. On October 14, ABC Kids officially opened its doors to parents and kids for registration.
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Publiée par 218TV sur Mardi 16 octobre 2018
Entisar introduces ABC Kids goal as follows: “The ABC Kids goal is to introduce children from young age to the wave of global “digital transforming” and instill in them the values of tech and curiosity. This will allow us to create the next generation of digitally aware children and help the community develop strong staples in this area of expertise in particular.” According to the founder, The vision of ABC Kids is “ to be the source for kids learning”. ABC Kids offers best-in-class courseware in math, science, reading and keyboarding and builds a community for parents and educators to share innovations and insights into childhood education.
ABC Kids facebook page link