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StreetSmart Wheels

[[en]]Everything you need to know so you can use StreetSmart Wheels like a pro (FAQ) [[fr]]Tout ce que vous devez savoir pour pouvoir utiliser StreetSmart Wheels comme un pro (FAQ)[[es]]Todo lo que necesita saber para poder usar StreetSmart Wheels como un profesional (FAQ)[[nl]]Everything you need to know so you can use StreetSmart Wheels like a pro (FAQ)

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[[en]]Explore our FAQ section. If you can not find the answer to your question, please contact us directly. [[fr]]Explorez notre section FAQ. Si vous ne trouvez pas la réponse à votre question, veuillez nous contacter directement. [[es]]Explore our FAQ section. If you can not find the answer to your question, please contact us directly. [[nl]]Explore our FAQ section. If you can not find the answer to your question, please contact us directly.

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[[en]]Can I buy a mobile school, an educational blackboard on wheels? [[fr]]Puis-je acheter une école mobile, un tableau noir pédagogique sur des roues? [[es]]Can I buy a mobile school, an educational blackboard on wheels? [[nl]]Can I buy a mobile school, an educational blackboard on wheels?

[[en]]No, it’s not possible to buy a mobile school. StreetSmart always collaborates with existing local partner organisations that are offering educational activities to street-connected young people. We believe in sustainable partnerships with organisations that are conducting multiple interventions per week with our tools. That’s why we always stick to our partnership procedure as described here. Once a partnership is approved, StreetSmart invests directly in the costs of the educational materials and the trainings on-site. Our partners are responsible for the daily operational costs and the one-time clearance costs. For more detailed information, check out our pricing model or send us a message! [[fr]]Non, il n’est pas possible d’acheter une école mobile. StreetSmart ne collabore qu’avec des organisations partenaires locales existantes qui proposent des activités éducatives aux jeunes de la rue. Nous croyons en des partenariats durables avec des organisations qui mènent plusieurs interventions par semaine avec nos outils. C’est pourquoi nous nous en tenons toujours à notre procédure de partenariat décrite ici. Une fois le partenariat approuvé, StreetSmart investit directement dans les coûts du matériel pédagogique et des formations sur place. Nos partenaires sont responsables des coûts opérationnels quotidiens et des frais de dédouanement ponctuels. Pour plus d'informations, consultez notre modèle de tarification ou envoyez-nous un message. [[es]]No, it’s not possible to buy a mobile school. StreetSmart always collaborates with existing local partner organisations that are offering educational activities to street-connected young people. We believe in sustainable partnerships with organisations that are conducting multiple interventions per week with our tools. That’s why we always stick to our partnership procedure as described here. Once a partnership is approved, StreetSmart invests directly in the costs of the educational materials and the trainings on-site. Our partners are responsible for the daily operational costs and the one-time clearance costs. For more detailed information, check out our pricing model or send us a message! [[nl]]No, it’s not possible to buy a mobile school. StreetSmart always collaborates with existing local partner organisations that are offering educational activities to street-connected young people. We believe in sustainable partnerships with organisations that are conducting multiple interventions per week with our tools. That’s why we always stick to our partnership procedure as described here. Once a partnership is approved, StreetSmart invests directly in the costs of the educational materials and the trainings on-site. Our partners are responsible for the daily operational costs and the one-time clearance costs. For more detailed information, check out our pricing model or send us a message!

[[en]]Do I need to work for an organisation to apply for a mobile school? [[fr]]Est-ce obligatoire de travailler pour une organisation pour postuler à une école mobile ? [[es]]Do I need to work for an organisation to apply for a mobile school? [[nl]]Do I need to work for an organisation to apply for a mobile school?

[[en]]Yes, in order to guarantee sustainability, StreetSmart always partners with existing local organisations with at least two paid staff members. You’re an individual and you’re inspired by the idea of StreetSmart Wheels? Don’t hesitate to put us in touch with local organisations that are conducting educational activities with young people. [[fr]]Oui, afin de garantir la durabilité du programme, StreetSmart ne s'associe qu’avec des organisations locales existantes comptant au moins deux membres du personnel rémunérés. Vous êtes un particulier et vous êtes inspiré par l’idée de StreetSmart Wheels ? N'hésitez pas à nous mettre en contact avec des organisations locales qui mènent des activités éducatives avec les jeunes. [[es]]Yes, in order to guarantee sustainability, StreetSmart always partners with existing local organisations with at least two paid staff members. You’re an individual and you’re inspired by the idea of StreetSmart Wheels? Don’t hesitate to put us in touch with local organisations that are conducting educational activities with young people. [[nl]]Yes, in order to guarantee sustainability, StreetSmart always partners with existing local organisations with at least two paid staff members. You’re an individual and you’re inspired by the idea of StreetSmart Wheels? Don’t hesitate to put us in touch with local organisations that are conducting educational activities with young people.

[[en]]What are the selection criteria to become a StreetSmart Wheels partner? [[fr]]Quels sont les critères de sélection pour devenir partenaire StreetSmart Wheels ? [[es]]What are the selection criteria to become a StreetSmart Wheels partner? [[nl]]What are the selection criteria to become a StreetSmart Wheels partner?

[[en]]All the StreetSmart Wheels partners are organisations that run at least 4 interventions per week with the mobile school to guarantee social impact. Local partners are responsible to have paid street educators, resources to transport the materials to and from the intervention areas and safe storage. Moreover, all of our partners use our StreetSmart digital tools to plan educational activities, to train their staff and to measure their impact. During the application phase and the exploratory expedition, a StreetSmart facilitator will make an evaluation together with the applying organisation, taking into account all these criteria, before making a final decision to start up a StreetSmart Wheels partnership. More information on our partnerships can be found here. [[fr]]Tous les partenaires de StreetSmart Wheels sont des organisations qui mènent au moins 4 interventions par semaine avec l'école mobile pour garantir un impact social. Les partenaires locaux sont responsables de prendre en charge les éducateurs, des ressources pour transporter le matériel vers et depuis les zones d'intervention et un stockage sûr. De plus, tous nos partenaires utilisent nos outils numériques StreetSmart pour planifier des activités éducatives, former leur personnel et mesurer leur impact. Pendant la phase de candidature et l'expédition exploratoire, un animateur StreetSmart effectuera une évaluation avec l'organisation candidate, en tenant compte de tous ces critères, avant de prendre une décision finale pour démarrer un partenariat StreetSmart Wheels. Vous trouverez plus d'informations sur nos partenariats ici. [[es]]All the StreetSmart Wheels partners are organisations that run at least 4 interventions per week with the mobile school to guarantee social impact. Local partners are responsible to have paid street educators, resources to transport the materials to and from the intervention areas and safe storage. Moreover, all of our partners use our StreetSmart digital tools to plan educational activities, to train their staff and to measure their impact. During the application phase and the exploratory expedition, a StreetSmart facilitator will make an evaluation together with the applying organisation, taking into account all these criteria, before making a final decision to start up a StreetSmart Wheels partnership. More information on our partnerships can be found here. [[nl]]All the StreetSmart Wheels partners are organisations that run at least 4 interventions per week with the mobile school to guarantee social impact. Local partners are responsible to have paid street educators, resources to transport the materials to and from the intervention areas and safe storage. Moreover, all of our partners use our StreetSmart digital tools to plan educational activities, to train their staff and to measure their impact. During the application phase and the exploratory expedition, a StreetSmart facilitator will make an evaluation together with the applying organisation, taking into account all these criteria, before making a final decision to start up a StreetSmart Wheels partnership. More information on our partnerships can be found here.

[[en]]Can I only apply for the printed educational materials of StreetSmart Wheels? [[fr]]Puis-je postuler uniquement pour le matériel éducatif imprimé de StreetSmart Wheels ? [[es]]Can I only apply for the printed educational materials of StreetSmart Wheels? [[nl]]Can I only apply for the printed educational materials of StreetSmart Wheels?

[[en]]No, StreetSmart Wheels is an integrated outreach approach, a combination of a mobile school, printed educational materials, training & coaching and the StreetSmart Impact and Play digital tools. If you’re interested in educational materials, go to our StreetSmart Play platform, make an account, and find hundreds of educational games you can use for free! [[fr]]Non, StreetSmart Wheels est une approche de sensibilisation intégrée, une combinaison d'une école mobile, de matériel éducatif imprimé, de formation et de coaching et des outils numériques StreetSmart Impact and Play. Si vous êtes intéressé par le matériel éducatif, accédez à notre plateforme StreetSmart Play, créez un compte et trouvez des centaines de jeux éducatifs que vous pouvez utiliser gratuitement ! [[es]]No, StreetSmart Wheels is an integrated outreach approach, a combination of a mobile school, printed educational materials, training & coaching and the StreetSmart Impact and Play digital tools. If you’re interested in educational materials, go to our StreetSmart Play platform, make an account, and find hundreds of educational games you can use for free! [[nl]]No, StreetSmart Wheels is an integrated outreach approach, a combination of a mobile school, printed educational materials, training & coaching and the StreetSmart Impact and Play digital tools. If you’re interested in educational materials, go to our StreetSmart Play platform, make an account, and find hundreds of educational games you can use for free!

[[en]]Can I volunteer for an organisation that’s working with a mobile school? [[fr]]Puis-je faire du bénévolat pour une organisation qui travaille avec une école mobile ? [[es]]Can I volunteer for an organisation that’s working with a mobile school? [[nl]]Can I volunteer for an organisation that’s working with a mobile school?

[[en]]StreetSmart does not send volunteers to partners abroad. Our local partners are independent organisations with their own criteria and policies regarding volunteers. However, people who are inspired by our story and want to volunteer, can join our volunteer groups in Belgium. Contact us for more information! [[fr]StreetSmart n'envoie pas de volontaires à des partenaires à l'étranger. Nos partenaires locaux sont des organisations indépendantes avec leurs propres critères et politiques concernant les bénévoles. Cependant, les personnes inspirées par notre histoire et souhaitant faire du bénévolat peuvent rejoindre nos groupes de bénévoles en Belgique. Contactez - nous pour plus d'informations ! [[es]]StreetSmart does not send volunteers to partners abroad. Our local partners are independent organisations with their own criteria and policies regarding volunteers. However, people who are inspired by our story and want to volunteer, can join our volunteer groups in Belgium. Contact us for more information! [[nl]]StreetSmart does not send volunteers to partners abroad. Our local partners are independent organisations with their own criteria and policies regarding volunteers. However, people who are inspired by our story and want to volunteer, can join our volunteer groups in Belgium. Contact us for more information!

[[en]]I want to become a StreetSmart Wheels partner, what to do next? [[fr]]Je souhaite devenir partenaire StreetSmart Wheels, que faire ensuite ? [[es]]I want to become a StreetSmart Wheels partner, what to do next? [[nl]]I want to become a StreetSmart Wheels partner, what to do next?

[[en]]Do you work for an organisation that’s working with street-connected young people? Interested in using our street-proof tools and methodologies? Great! Every organisation worldwide working with this target group can become a StreetSmart Wheels partner. Send us a message to get in touch so we can provide you with all the documents to start your application! [[fr]]Travaillez-vous pour une organisation qui travaille avec des jeunes de la rue ? Vous souhaitez utiliser nos outils et méthodologies ? Génial ! Chaque organisation dans le monde travaillant avec ce groupe cible peut devenir partenaire de StreetSmart Wheels. Contactez-nous afin que nous puissions vous fournir tous les documents pour démarrer votre candidature ! [[es]]Do you work for an organisation that’s working with street-connected young people? Interested in using our street-proof tools and methodologies? Great! Every organisation worldwide working with this target group can become a StreetSmart Wheels partner. Send us a message to get in touch so we can provide you with all the documents to start your application! [[nl]]Do you work for an organisation that’s working with street-connected young people? Interested in using our street-proof tools and methodologies? Great! Every organisation worldwide working with this target group can become a StreetSmart Wheels partner. Send us a message to get in touch so we can provide you with all the documents to start your application!

[[en]]How do you make sure children can relate to the educational materials? [[fr]]Comment nous assurons-nous que les enfants peuvent comprendre le matériel pédagogique ? [[es]]How do you make sure children can relate to the educational materials? [[nl]]How do you make sure children can relate to the educational materials?

[[en]]For StreetSmart, it is crucial children in all countries can relate to the educational panels. That’s why all our materials are always translated into the dominant local language before starting up a new StreetSmart Wheels project. Moreover, cultural adaptations are made depending on the continent and region where the local partner will use the materials to ensure the highest possible impact on the streets. [[fr]]Pour StreetSmart, il est essentiel que les enfants de tous les pays puissent s'identifier aux panneaux éducatifs. C’est pourquoi tous nos documents sont toujours traduits dans la langue locale dominante avant de démarrer un nouveau projet StreetSmart Wheels. De plus, des adaptations culturelles sont faites en fonction du continent et de la région où le partenaire local utilisera les matériaux pour assurer le plus grand impact possible sur les rues. [[es]]For StreetSmart, it is crucial children in all countries can relate to the educational panels. That’s why all our materials are always translated into the dominant local language before starting up a new StreetSmart Wheels project. Moreover, cultural adaptations are made depending on the continent and region where the local partner will use the materials to ensure the highest possible impact on the streets. [[nl]]For StreetSmart, it is crucial children in all countries can relate to the educational panels. That’s why all our materials are always translated into the dominant local language before starting up a new StreetSmart Wheels project. Moreover, cultural adaptations are made depending on the continent and region where the local partner will use the materials to ensure the highest possible impact on the streets.

[[en]]In which countries do you have StreetSmart Wheels partnerships? [[fr]Dans quels pays se trouvent les partenaires de  StreetSmart Wheels ? [[es]]In which countries do you have StreetSmart Wheels partnerships? [[nl]]In which countries do you have StreetSmart Wheels partnerships?

[[en]]The StreetSmart Wheels network is constantly growing! Check out the StreetSmart Wheels product page to get an overview of our active partner organisations. [[fr]]Le réseau StreetSmart Wheels ne cesse de croître ! Consultez la page produit StreetSmart Wheels pour avoir un aperçu de nos organisations partenaires actives. [[es]]The StreetSmart Wheels network is constantly growing! Check out the StreetSmart Wheels product page to get an overview of our active partner organisations. [[nl]]The StreetSmart Wheels network is constantly growing! Check out the StreetSmart Wheels product page to get an overview of our active partner organisations.

[[en]]Who is responsible for the production of the mobile school? [[fr]]Who is responsible for the production of the mobile school? [[es]]Who is responsible for the production of the mobile school? [[nl]]Who is responsible for the production of the mobile school?

[[en]]The mobile school carts are produced by the teachers and students of the Provincial Secondary School in Bilzen (PSSB). This way, the students have a direct impact on street-connected young people worldwide. Learn more about the school and their production site in this video. [[fr]]Les chariots mobiles de l'école sont produits par les enseignants et les élèves de l'école secondaire provinciale de Bilzen (PSSB). De cette façon, les étudiants ont un impact direct sur les jeunes connectés à la rue du monde entier. Apprenez-en plus sur l'école et son site de production dans cette vidéo. [[es]]The mobile school carts are produced by the teachers and students of the Provincial Secondary School in Bilzen (PSSB). This way, the students have a direct impact on street-connected young people worldwide. Learn more about the school and their production site in this video. [[nl]]The mobile school carts are produced by the teachers and students of the Provincial Secondary School in Bilzen (PSSB). This way, the students have a direct impact on street-connected young people worldwide. Learn more about the school and their production site in this video.

[[en]]How can I contribute to the organisation? [[fr]]Comment puis-je contribuer au travail que fait l'organisation ? [[es]]How can I contribute to the organisation? [[nl]]How can I contribute to the organisation?

[[en]]MobileSchool.org has a large number of volunteers who use their individual talents to contribute to the mission of the organisation. Organising campaigns, developing new educational materials or translating documents … our volunteers are superstars! Interested in joining this dynamic group of people. Don’t hesitate to send us a message! Besides volunteering, you can support us by donating. Your donation will be used to increase our impact on street-connected children worldwide. [[fr]]MobileSchool.org a un grand nombre de bénévoles qui utilisent leurs talents individuels pour contribuer à la mission de l'organisation. Organiser des campagnes, développer de nouveaux matériels pédagogiques ou traduire des documents … nos bénévoles sont des superstars ! Intéressé à rejoindre ce groupe dynamique de personnes. N'hésitez pas à nous envoyer un message ! En plus du bénévolat, vous pouvez nous soutenir en faisant un don. Votre don sera utilisé pour accroître notre impact sur les enfants des rues du monde entier. [[es]]MobileSchool.org has a large number of volunteers who use their individual talents to contribute to the mission of the organisation. Organising campaigns, developing new educational materials or translating documents … our volunteers are superstars! Interested in joining this dynamic group of people. Don’t hesitate to send us a message! Besides volunteering, you can support us by donating. Your donation will be used to increase our impact on street-connected children worldwide. [[nl]]MobileSchool.org has a large number of volunteers who use their individual talents to contribute to the mission of the organisation. Organising campaigns, developing new educational materials or translating documents … our volunteers are superstars! Interested in joining this dynamic group of people. Don’t hesitate to send us a message! Besides volunteering, you can support us by donating. Your donation will be used to increase our impact on street-connected children worldwide.

[[en]]How do you finance the investments of StreetSmart in the partnership? [[fr]]Comment financez-vous les investissements de StreetSmart dans le partenariat ? [[es]]How do you finance the investments of StreetSmart in the partnership? [[nl]]How do you finance the investments of StreetSmart in the partnership?

[[en]]Thanks to our 360° impact model, our business venture StreetwiZe invests its profits into the social projects of StreetSmart. Besides this, we can count on the support of our partners and private donations. For more information about the model, visit the ‘Our impact’ page. More information about donations, visit the MobileSchool.org donation page. [[fr]]Grâce à notre modèle d'impact à 360 °, notre entreprise StreetwiZe investit ses bénéfices dans les projets sociaux de StreetSmart. En plus de cela, nous pouvons compter sur le soutien de nos partenaires et des dons privés. Pour plus d’informations sur le modèle, visitez la page « Notre impact ». Pour plus d'informations sur les dons, visitez la page de dons de MobileSchool.org. [[es]]Thanks to our 360° impact model, our business venture StreetwiZe invests its profits into the social projects of StreetSmart. Besides this, we can count on the support of our partners and private donations. For more information about the model, visit the ‘Our impact’ page. More information about donations, visit the MobileSchool.org donation page. [[nl]]Thanks to our 360° impact model, our business venture StreetwiZe invests its profits into the social projects of StreetSmart. Besides this, we can count on the support of our partners and private donations. For more information about the model, visit the ‘Our impact’ page. More information about donations, visit the MobileSchool.org donation page.

[[en]]Can't find the answer to your question? Use the contact page to leave us a message. We are more than happy to help you out! [[fr]]Vous ne trouvez pas la réponse à votre question? Utilisez la page contact pour nous laisser un message. Nous sommes plus qu'heureux de vous aider! [[es]]Can't find the answer to your question? Use the contact page to leave us a message. We are more than happy to help you out! [[nl]]Can't find the answer to your question? Use the contact page to leave us a message. We are more than happy to help you out!