By: Emerson Monks from Loveland High School, Ohio
Project Speak teaches young girls English and technological skills through storytelling classes in schools across Ghana. Schools are given funding for an online literary magazine, and each girl, with instruction in English, is asked to submit a creative or nonfiction story using relevant technological programs such as Google Drive or Microsoft Office at the end of every school year. These stories, compiled in an online literary magazine and shared worldwide, spark awareness and compassion while teaching girls important skills for the contemporary workforce.
Focus on Ghana
This project addresses the following sustainability goals in Ghana: