BottomUp Education Enrichment
Summary: BottomUp Education Enrichment supports children in under-resourced schools in Cape Town by providing access to complementary literacy, physical education and extra-curricular development programs. --- The BottomUp program supports primary students' holistic development in two Cape Town schools through a comprehensive three-pronged approach: Be Literate, Be Fit and Be Active. Be Literate aims to assist Grade R and 1 students handle the very basics of reading and writing and bring them to the correct level of competency for their grade age. Twenty-two committed volunteers work with the same 2 students once a week, managed by the school coordinator for each school. The students are selected, in consultation with the class teache...
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Description of Scale and Reach
BottomUp began working in one school in 2010 and has since grown to two in 2013. The program has also grown from 3 facilitators in 2010 to 22 volunteers, 2 teachers, 1 fitness coach and 7 extra-curricular facilitators in 2013.