1. Description of Our Community
Our chosen community is Huikuang Guide Dog Foundation Taiwan in Xinzhuang District. The major significance for this foundation is to teach dogs into guide dogs that may lead blind people through the world. They included lots of different education systems and administrated the school for dogs such as Labrador, Golden labradors, and Golden retriever. After the dogs passed the test, they become a dog that works and helped the society to grow. In conclusion, Huikuang Guide Dog Foundation Taiwan stands a relevant role in Taiwan's civilization because of how it supports blind people.
2. Summary of Our Project
In terms of having increased amount of blind people, then the significance of the Huikuang Guide Dog Foundation Taiwan stands more. Therefore, we wanted to interview and acknowledge more on how they train guide dogs. Furthermore, we will interview more on what they met in their foundation, and their thoughts on this foundation based on some circumstances. As a result, we will take a step into the world of interactions between guide dogs and blind people, in order to sort out how the community is making a positive effect through the civilization.
3. Our Computer and Internet Access
A. Percentage of students using the Internet at home:more than 50%
B. Number of workstations with Internet access in the classroom:more than 6
C. Connection speed used in the classroom:dial-up modem
D. Number of years our classroom has been connected to the Internet:more than 6
E. Additional comments concerning your computer and/or Internet access (Optional):
4. Problems We Had To Overcome
During this project, we have to interview the Huikuang Guide Dog Centre, however the epidemic made us hard to interview them. By communicating and negotiating with the people in Huikuang Guide Dog Centre, we overcame this problem and decided to still interview them face by face.
5. Our Project Sound Bite
Through processing this project, we can spread the idea and the correct way to associate with guide dogs and indirectly make spread the positive benefits of guide dogs the the public. Therefore, a more sturdy guide dog community may be established and last.
6. How did your activities and research for this CyberFair Project support standards, required coursework and curriculum standards?
This project fit into our school's coursework because we are learning how to become a responsible citizen, therefore by interviewing the Huikuang Guide Dog Centre in our community we can fulfill the idea of a responsible citizen. As a result, the students and teachers in our school and those people who finished our questionnaires may have better understanding of guide dogs in Taiwan.