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Annual Khan Academy Bangla Project Review Meeting: July 15, 2017

All:  On behalf of the Khan Academy Bangla (KAB) team, I would like to invite you to the Annual KAB Project Review Meeting. The objective of the meeting is to share updates, challenges and future plans related to KAB with all Agami stakeholders and provide an opportunity to participants to share any questions or feedback.

Date & Time: July 15, 2017 (Saturday); 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM (PST)

Wall magazine competition in Dhaka for Agami-sponsored schools

On 3 June 2017, Agami Education Foundation successfully completed the judgment of the Wall Magazine Contest – 2017, themed on “Pahela Baishakh-1424” From a number of submissions from 10 Agami-supported schools in three groups, Zannatul Ferdous Keya, a prominent artist, selected the following schools as the winners in different groups:

An Exclusive Interview With Babu Rahman, Cofounder and Founding President of Agami Inc.

In the April 2017 issue of the Agami News, a newsletter of Agami, an exclusive interview with Dr. Babu Rahman was published by Azmeena Sayeed and Mahir Khan, co-editors of the Agami Newsletter. Dr. Babu Rahman, a co-founder of Agami Inc., founding president President, and current Director of Operations-North America. He reflected on his thoughts on how far Agami has come since his early days in charitable work, as well as where he thinks Agami is headed. 

Life is Fun (LiF) Science Education : preparing for the Big Picture in 2017 and 2018

The second phase (Phase II) of Agami’s science education program, Life is Fun (LiF) has come to a successful completion in February 2017. Launched in July 2016, in Phase II all eight lesson modules have been developed, out of which 4 were tested and revised in Phase II.  About 350 students in grades 3-5 in 6 Agami schools, including 2 new, were reached through this initiative. Total budget for the first phase of the project in 2016 was $5000 sponsored by Mentor Graphics Foundation.

Agami’s Programs, Projects, and Initiatives and Rating from a Global Survey

Agami recently went through a month-long (Jan-Feb 2017) global survey inviting 64 global leaders from different operational units of Agami.  Out of the target 64 leaders, 36 of them participated in rating 16 ongoing Agami Program, Projects, and Initiatives (PPIs) in 10 different categories – relevancy, execute-ability, infrastructure challenge, impact measure-ability, funding priority, external funding probability, donor satisfaction, scalability, project management, and overall future.

Interview with Vice President Shahid Ahmed, Agami Inc.

​​​​​​​In the February 2017 issue of the Agami News, a newsletter of Agami, an exclusive interview with vice president Shahid Ahmed was published by Mahir Khan, the editor of the publication and associate director of Marketing. Shahid has spent much of his Agami time thus far working with Agami Northeast Chapter (ANEC), and is very excited to increase his role within the Agami ecosystem.

Fifth Health Camp at PSD Pearabag School

As a new physician, 15th February, 2016 was a memorable day for me.  I had the chance to perform a noble work for the marginalized children as a part of the Health for Education pilot project of Agami. It was a regular health checkup at PSD (Program for Sustainable Development) Pearabag School.  The program schedule was at 10.00 AM and my target patients were the children of Classes IV and V.

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