:::leaving room here for newer updates! stay tuned!:::
4/10/11 — the pictures below are pictures taken after the first couple of days of renovations. lots of chipping off paint, removing old cement and dust, dust, dust!
my host dad badri scraping paint off the walls. this paint was old and applied on really, really thick
my counterpart margo scraping off some ancient cement
old soviet wooden signs that had been hanging in the classroom
FINALLY! all the old paint is off! plus, my counterpart's husband, irakli
classroom expansion project: video 2
3/27/11 — the following pictures are pictures taken before any sort of work was done.
the classroom before starting any work
the window side of the classroom with brickwork collapsing
big holes in the floor against the walls
big amount of the wall cement that is falling out
classroom expansion project: video 1