Health for Haiti and Bridge to Haiti have been helping to provided computer equipment and digital resources to children in urban and rural Haiti for some time now. We are pleased and proud to welcome our new computer literacy teacher in Grande Saline, Mr. Eric. Not only is Mr. Eric offering classes to the school children, but he is also offering our first ever Saturday morning computer literacy class for adults!
Computer literacy is the knowledge and understanding of computer concepts and the ability to use computer technology accurately and efficiently. Acquiring digital and computer literacy skills is vital for success today’s world. Access to technology is empowering and can help bring people into contact with the broader world, providing new opportunities for education and employment.
We have had many requests from adults for computer literacy training, and we are so grateful to the generous donors and the community members in Grande Saline who have made this new class possible! We are excited to continue to partner with talented SUNY Broome students and faculty to develop a quality curriculum for the digital literacy programs in Haiti!
Below are images from the very first Saturday morning computer literacy class for adults in Grande Saline.
Thank you to our donors, to the community and school in Grande Saline, and to Mr. Eric for making this program possible.