Love of Neighbor

But First, Pencils: Training Teachers in Rural El Salvador

But First, Pencils: Training Teachers in Rural El Salvador

Paper and pencil, slate and chalk, parchment and quill. Tools to write with--  an archetypal part of education over the centuries. It’s so obvious, that their presence seems implied.  Yet, for teachers in rural El Salvador, these fundamental tools are a luxury. Read how we are working to reconcile this issue.  

What Young People Don't Know

What Young People Don't Know

By the time they reach middle school, kids are making decisions that will affect the rest of their lives. Usually, a single decision’s effect isn’t immediately life altering. But one poor choice can certainly put a person on a path that limits the kind of opportunities young people should have available to them.