Same as It Ever Was

May 31, 2018

Back in Moshi and back at work after my “Once in a Lifetime” experience in Carpi, Modena, and Milan, Italy.  Siiiigh….  Italiaaaa….  I DREAM of you…. At any rate, lest … Continue reading

Veni Vidi Vici

May 22, 2018

Hi everyone, and many greetings from Moshi, where the rains continue to fall, but to which I have returned a new woman.  Like a victorious Caesar, I made my way … Continue reading

Talkin’ SPED with TED

May 5, 2018

Greetings, dear readers, and hope you are all well this first week of May.  The rains continue to pour down in Africa, but I have high hopes we are soon … Continue reading

What a Difference a Year Makes

April 29, 2018

Following the “Ujinga Bye-Bye!” entry a couple weeks back, I am happy to now be able to post the results of the 2017 cohorts after a full year’s intervention with … Continue reading

Tiers for Peers

April 21, 2018

This entry is a great coda to last week’s as it provides a glimpse into the kinds of things we look for as we go through the assessments. The title … Continue reading

#Blessed & #Assessed

April 18, 2018

As reported earlier on Toa’s social media platforms, assessment of the 2018 Standard One classes at Msaranga, Msandaka, Mnazi, and Kiboriloni Primary schools has begun! In fact, by this point, … Continue reading

CSI: Dar es Salaam

April 17, 2018

Again, this entry is a bit of repetition for those who follow The Toa Nafasi Project on social media, but I wanted to pop it up on the website for … Continue reading

“Ujinga Bye-Bye!”

April 16, 2018

Hello everyone, and welcome to our new home at!  For our initial entry in this format, I have decided to re-post some photos of our 2017 cohorts that you … Continue reading

Days of Our Lives

March 27, 2018

Cue the male monotone and flip your hourglass because just like sands trickling through, so too are the “days of our lives….” I jest, but honestly, doesn’t it feel like … Continue reading

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