Archive: Aug 2014

SSI’s Aflateen Club Huge Success at Tlokweng CJSS!

Congratulations to Tlokweng Junior Secondary School and their successful Aflateen Club. On Tuesday, September 12, 2014 representatives from Stepping Stones International and the Botswana Ministry of Education visit and congratulate the Aflateen club at Tlokweng Junior Secondary School. Aflateen is a social and financial literacy programme especially adapted for teens to empower them to become […]

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Volunteer Reflections: Talia Marcus

When I applied for University of Pennsylvania’s International Internship Program, I didn’t know very much about Botswana, but Stepping Stones International had jumped out at me from among the pages of opportunities across the globe. In this past year, I had become interested in educational policy in the United States, and I loved my experiences […]

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U Penn Nursing Volunteers help Invigorate “Men Care” and “Young Mothers” Programs!

U Penn Nursing, Stepping Stones International, Botswana, Men Care

It was sad to say goodbye to Jelena Bubanj, Nick Metheny, and Heather Bergmann yesterday. This dream-team of Nursing Students from University of Pennsylvania(U Penn) worked tirelessly with Stepping Stones over the past 5 weeks, to develop curricula that will immediately be implemented in our “Men Care” and “Young Mothers” programmes. Their modules will tackle […]

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