The center for Smart Kids with Individual Learning Differences (SKILD) is contributing immensely towards the development of a culture of respect for the rights of students with learning difficulties, and their empowerment that they may become active citizens. By contributing towards any of the following projects, you’re supporting SKILD team and Center as they work towards inclusive educational communities in Lebanon:
Assessment Resources – $3,000 for a room of new equipment
Resource the SKILD (Smart Kids with Individual Learning Differences) Center with necessary assessment batteries, educational tools, and supplies.
Awareness Raising – $30,000 – National Workshops/Training/Professional Development Seminars
Provide specialized training and professional development for educators and parents of special needs children in Lebanon, complementing the work done by the SKILD Center.
Special Education Public Schools – Afternoon Shift – $43,000/school
Equip SKILD (Smart Kids with Individual Learning Differences) to provide appropriate social, emotional, and academic support to at-risk students in Lebanon’s public schools. For the afternoon school shift, this is primarily psychosocial support for vulnerable public school students mainly refugee focused from Syrian or Iraqi backgrounds who have lived through conflict and war.
Special Education Public Schools – Morning Shift – $50,000/school
Help SKILD provide appropriate social, emotional, and academic support to at-risk Lebanese students at in Lebanon’s public schools.
Subsidies – $1,000 for 1 Child/Family
Your support will enable the SKILD (Smart Kids with Individual Learning Differences) center to provide subsidized services that helps families pursue Individualized Education Programs [IEP] for their children. Often, the required specialized evaluation, testing, therapy, and tutoring is costly, and SKILD needs the resources to off-set these fees in special cases.
Where Needed Most
To support the general ministry expenses of the SKILD (Smart Kids with Individual Learning Differences).