Story Catcher: Compassion Through Peer Pressure

Story Catcher: Compassion Through Peer Pressure

A school girl dispensing medicine to a classmate. Behind is a wooden cabinet made by a local carpenter and donated by the community.

Never underestimate the power of peer pressure in motivating people to contribute. This sentiment was on display recently when STS trained teachers, principals and community leaders in Guinea on methods for managing and sustaining the health of their schools – in particular, by maintaining wells, cleaning latrines, and replenishing first aid kits.

STS Fall 2012 Newsletter

Dear Supporter,

Since 2002, School-to-School International (STS) has been creating the conditions of success for students in Africa, Asia and the Caribbean. Through a proven 8-point package of support, children and their communities are assisted. This whole child approach gives students the support they need to become healthy, educated and productive citizens.