Featured Article: “Open Schooling” initiative and “Girl Power Programme”

AIOU WEBGood afternoon everyone today we bring you great news from Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) which is our partner school in Pakistan on their recent educational projects named ” Open Schooling System” and “Girl Power Programme” respectively. President Asif Ali Zardari said that under “Open Schooling System” project AIOU will achieve high success in bringing back women, girls, young and adult men who had dropped-out of school, back to school.

The initiative will be launched in select districts from the four provinces in Pakistan to provide basic, middle, and secondary schooling to people needing these levels of education. Along with the “Open Schooling System” initiative AIOU has also recently launched its promising “Girl Power Programme (Pakistan)” which is projected to provide education to about 8,400 primary pass dropout girls and young women in Vehari and Chakwal districts.

San Jose State University is proud to be working with an institution that strives to provide quality education for those people who are living in far off rural areas.

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