Global Journal Top 100 NGOs in 2013 (highest ranked sport for development organization), UNICEF Sport for Education Award from the Beyond Sport Awards 2013, Sport for Innovation Award from the Beyond Sport Awards 2012, Best Image of the Year from Peace and Sport 2011
Does your project utilize any of the innovative design principles below?
Putting Children in Charge: Giving children a voice and cultivating agency via experiential learning, project-based learning, and civic engagement.
Is your project targeted at solving any of the following key barriers?
Whole child development is undervalued: Essential parts of development get left behind as children get older, such as healthy habits, executive function, and social and emotional learning.
Partners who use creative learning and sport to join forces for research and M&E
What key learning outcomes does your work seek to improve?
Every semester at Skateistan has planned learning outcomes specific to the curriculum that focuses on civic education topics like health and nutrition, the environment, colors, storytelling and theater, etc.
More important is the overall learning outcomes that are incorporated into Skateistan's teaching methodology and program delivery such as emotional learning, teamwork, self-confidence, communication, respect, self-awareness, leadership.