Support for the implementation of extended school days in Paraguay.
Sector : EDUCATION
Subsector : EDUCATION-PRIMARY EDUCATION
Project Type : Loan Operation
Project Subtype : Specific Investment Operation
Environmental and Social Impact Category : C
Year and Category : 2015A
Project Status : Preparation
Financial Information :
Estimated Country Counterpart Financing : USD 20,000,000
Estimated IDB Financing :
Financing Type : Investment Loan
Fund : Ordinary Capital
Reporting currency : USD - United States Dollars
Amount : USD 20,000,000
Description : Intervention that will affect 1,200 schools that offer Inicial and Basic Education in Paraguay. There will be three different models of extended school days implemented: i) extended schooling (from 4 to 8 hours maintaining the same curriculum); ii) double schooling (from 4 to 8 hours, introducing new disciplines); iii) Eira puku (from 4 to 6 hours). The intervention will have 4 components: i) Development of new curriculum, pedagogical contents, materials and teachers training; ii) Development of infrastructure and a transportation system; iii) Development of digital content (language; mathematics; science; second language); iv) Incentives for students and their families; v) Impact Evaluation and Monitoring.
Project completion date : 2017-12-31 12:00:00
Major organization : INTER-AMERICAN DEVELOPMENT BANK
Address : 1300 New York Avenue, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20577
Country :United States
Url : http://www.iadb.org/
Financier : Inter-American Development Bank (IADB),
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