ENGLISH FOR CHILDREN “SMART OWL”
The project “SMART OWL” is an educational social project developed by the non-governmental organization “Ukrainian Student Fraternity “The Elite of the Nation” with the support of the Kharkiv Regional State Administration and the public institution “Kharkiv Regional Youth Center”. This project is a continuation of the educational project “European Center for Foreign Languages”. It is worth stating that about 2000 people attended the classes, including more than 60 hours of classes conducted. The Simon Kuznets Kharkiv National University of Economics was a venue where the classes were held.
Children of internally displaced persons (IDPs), combatants in the Anti-Terroristic Operation Zone (ATO), families of deceased Anti-Terroristic Operation (ATO) participants and local population aged from 7 to 14 years are invited to participate in the “SMART OWL” project.
Selection Criteria are:
- age: from 7 to 14 years;
- registration on the site;
- testing in order to determine the level of knowledge.
In total, 20 participants are selected for participation in the project. The participants chosen are divided into two groups of 10 children each.
Classes are held 2 times a week two hours each. Term of project realization is a month and a half. Project participation is free of charge.