Project Update: Patabamba Academy

PATABAMBA PRE-UNIVERSITY ACADEMY – PROJECT UPDATE April 3, 2014 In our third year of the Patabamba Pre-University Academy Project, the Alma Foundation together with the parents of Patabamba and Sihua are taking further steps to pass the project from Alma to the parents themselves. This year the Academy will again expand from 2 days of […]

A Snowy Day at the Academy

By Yannick Wende, Program Director This last week had started off with some peculiarly odd weather for winter time here in the Andes. It is common to see the skies in winter here filled with sunshine and not a cloud in the sky. This winter however has had some really frequent cloudy days and not […]

Project Update: Patabamba Academy, February 2013

Patabamba February 2013 Update 2013 will be an important year for the Patabamba Pre-University Academy. This year, the Alma Foundation will not contract teachers and curriculums from outside institutions, but will directly hire and implement the academy in coordination with the Patabamba Parents’ Association and its elected Patabamba Academy Committee. As decided in various meetings […]