Chea Smon elearning center 3
Description: Chea Smon is a village located by the Tonle Sab, a big lake which the center of water running in and out to provide the availability for farmers to grow their crops and rice, and fishermen to earn living from fishing. On the other hand, there is the percentage of poor families who do not acquire sufficient opportunities for other jobs and education. Students drop out of school when they turn adults in order to make living for the families, and the sanitation of living is not in good standards. In late 2014, CYA was requested to have a project in CheaSmon primary and secondary school. The project aims at providing opportunity for children to have chances to learn languages, computer, and to have access to global education/information, creating more job opportunities for villagers...
Type of Work: • To engage with the local children and teenagers in daily work using English language and interaction with international and national volunteers • To exchange and learn about Cambodian • To promote global education among Cambodian young students who participate in Chea Smon primary and secondary school • Visiting local village in purpose of seeing the real situation of living standard of the family in the village • Supporting agricultural activities with the local families • To teach English to the children in Kompong Pluk Community • Organize a cultural sharing with the students
Accommodation: All the volunteers are going to live in a local family house with basic living facility is provided – mosquito net, blanket, pillows, and mattress. There are fans provided, but sometimes it is not needed due to the change of temperature in the early morning. There are three shared toilets for both volunteers and the hosting families; although there is no shower, trying bathing is an interesting experience in the local way of living. The food also provided by the hosting family, but you are welcome to assist in daily cooking.
Approximate Location: Chea Smon