Second Chance Educationn Program (SCEP) Rural

UP to March 2018

Donor: Directorat of Primary Education, Ministry of primary and Mass Education, Peoples Republic of Bangladesh

Duration: July 2017 – May 2018

Focal person: Salim Chowdhury, Director- Program

Tel: +880-421-68823



1.To create second chance for children who are out of school (never enrolled or drop out) for any reasons to complete primary education through flexible learning strategies.

2.To create opportunity for out of school children to integrate in to formal education system at any appropriate level as per their skills and competencies.

3.To create opportunity for the missed out children to complete same level of primary education as formal and to attend Grade 5 completion exam so that they can enroll in grade six and also can attend skill development courses as appropriate.

4.To make the education responsive to reduce the number of school age children who are out of school and support them to achieve quality primary education.

Major Component/Activities

1.Baseline Survey and upazila wise school status:

2.Learners Selection

3.Formation of Center Management Committee

4.Procure teaching and learning materials

Operational Area

District: 02 (Sylhet & Gaibandha)

Upazila: 07 (Sylhet: South Surma, Bishwanath, Beanibazar, Golapgonj & Zakiganj

Gaibandha: Gaibandha Sadar & Sadullapur)

Union: 71   Village: 601   Total School: 667

Other Information

No. of Employee: 774 (male: 116 female: 658)

No. of Beneficiaries: 47,398 (mail: 24,828; Female: 22,57)

No. of Indirect Beneficiaries: 199,072