Low-Cost and No-Cost Exhibition on Early Childhood Development kicks off in Rawalpindi
RAWALPINDI – A 2-Day Exhibition on the theme of ‘Stimulating Environment for Early Childhood Development’ (ECD) began this Friday in Rawalpindi.
The “Low-Cost & No-Cost Teaching & Learning Material” exhibition by Hashoo Foundation aims to promote Early Childhood Education efforts across Pakistan by motivating and informing teachers to utilize waste materials and inexpensive items in producing teaching aids.
This display of Low-Cost and No-Cost Teaching & Learning Material helps preschool teachers in curriculum planning, childhood development and early childhood education principles.
The event held at Hashoo Foundation’s Human Development Resource Center in Rawalpindi inspired the audience to make the best use of waste materials and the importance of hands-on activities in making the learning process fun for kids. Teachers and females invited from schools, hostels, colleges and communities visited learning corners comprises of Science, Mathematics, Art, Home, Language & Library corners.
Teachers and females were invited from schools, hostels, colleges and communities to visit the exhibition which comprised of science, mathematics, art, home, language & library corners.Hashoo Foundation (HF) initiative of Early Childhood Development & Montessori Programs aims to ensure Sustainable Development Goal No. 4.2 which is to provide the Qualitative Early Childhood Development, Care and Pre-primary Education for all girls and boys so that they are ready for primary education.
Hashoo Foundation Regional Manager Fida Karim said that such exhibitions and seminars are organized to develop trainees’ critical thinking, creativity, material development and presentation skills. Moreover, it also sensitizes the school heads, teachers and parents about the importance of Audio-Visual aids & hands-on experiences in Early Childhood learning process.
Hashoo Foundation Acting Country Director Sulaiman Dhanani stressed on the importance of Early Childhood Development & Education. He had an informative conversation with all the representatives of learning corners and appreciated their hard work. He further said that “Hashoo Foundation is focused and committed towards youth and believe in investing from grassroots levels in them for the progressive generation.”
Hashoo Foundation (HF) promotes the concept of formal education before kindergarten to enlighten the importance of Early Year which benefits the children’s behavior resulting higher IQ scores.