Geographical Location: Konarak, Sistan & Balouchestan Province
Age-group: First grade and multi-grade classes of Elementary School
Number of Children: 690
Number of Teachers: 26
Start Date: Autumn 2016
The Read with Me project has been implemented in Konarak in the academic year of 2016/17 with the financial supports of Ms. ShariatPanahi and Mr. Kaveh Amini. In first year of the project, in October 2016, 26 tutors participated in the basic workshops of RWM. By the end of this autumn, the RWM experts visited this region and schools covered by the project for the first time.
Konarak is a city and the capital of Konarak County in Sistan & Balouchestan province. According to the 2006 census report, it has a population of 71,063.
In October 2016, 26 tutors participated in Read with Me workshops including: Reading Aloud, Learning Sounds, The Dictionary of Riddles, Learning Alphabet, Learning Math, and Art Workshop. The RWM project has since covered 502 first grade students and 187 students in multi-grade classes.