Providing Chances, Promoting Children

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In Swahili, toa nafasi means “provide a chance,” expressing our mission to give every learner in the primary school classroom an opportunity to succeed, regardless of his or her learning style.


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Shelter in Place

March 19, 2020

Shelter in place means “to seek safety within the building one already occupies, rather than to evacuate the area or seek a community emergency shelter.  Residents should select a small, interior … Continue reading

This Is a Test. This Is Only a Test.

March 19, 2020

Americans reading this will recognize this phrase from the Emergency Broadcast System, established to provide the President of the United States with an expeditious method of communicating with the American … Continue reading

Kili Marathon and IWD Day 2020

March 15, 2020

Hi everyone.  I know things are crazy right now, so I won’t mince words and rather just let these shots taken by our resident paparazzo, Ema, do the talking for … Continue reading