Going Mainstream in 2018

June 17, 2019

Hi guys and a resounding POLE SANA (so sorry) for being so late with this data.  We’ve had massive change at Toa Nafasi this year and our graph-making got a … Continue reading

Nudge, Don’t Nag

June 10, 2019

Just like the last blog post, this one also centers around Toa’s Friday workshops in which we dedicate the afternoon to our teaching staff’s professional development. Last week, Ema led … Continue reading

Born to Hand Jive

June 3, 2019

Loooong after Sandy and Danny brought down the house at Rydell High, the hand jive and various versions of it still permeate (pop) culture, both in the States and in … Continue reading

Teacher Feature: Spotlight on Sarah Minja

May 28, 2019

Our second “Teacher Feature” following Rose Assey is about Sarah Minja, another tutor who has been with Toa since 2016 and who has just been named Head Tutor at Moshi … Continue reading

Calling All SPED-Heads!

May 27, 2019

Hey everybody!  This blog post is a quick reminder that we are just under two months away from the 16th biennial conference of the International Association of Special Education to … Continue reading

Teacher Feature: Spotlight on Rose Assey

May 21, 2019

“Teacher Features” were an item we were going to start back in 2016 and never quite got around to doing.  Because I (as founder and previously as director) am starting … Continue reading

The Fabulous Gabriella Center

May 13, 2019

Toa Nafasi and The Gabriella Center have long been partners assisting children with severe disabilities and special education needs.  Toa sponsors kids at Gabriella who cannot thrive in the mainstream … Continue reading

We’ll Miss You, Marg!

May 8, 2019

We are just about two months away from the 16th biennial conference of the International Association of Special Education (IASE) to be held at Sebastian Kolowa Memorial University (SEKOMU) in … Continue reading

Quarter Pounder

May 6, 2019

For those of you out there who didn’t receive Toa Nafasi’s whopper of a 2019 Q1 report on email last week, here’s what you missed! #### We hope this email … Continue reading

Toa Tutors Talk TED

April 16, 2019

Just before I left Moshi, Ema was running Friday groups for the Toa tutoring staff and found that a lot of the women were missing some very basic information about … Continue reading

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