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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From the Blog

Friday Fundays: Songambele Returns to Mnazi

May 13, 2021

On March 19th, 2021, members of The Songambele Initiative returned to Mnazi Primary School for another Friday Funday.  Check out the report from the ground below! #### “There were sport … Continue reading

Alumni Annals: Spotlight on Altani

May 11, 2021

A new post in our Alumni Annals series is now available.  This report was prepared by Toa tutor Nelly who has worked for many years stationed at Mnazi Primary School … Continue reading

The Golden Teacher

May 9, 2021

In 2017 in Perth, Australia at the 15th biennial conference of the International Association of Special Education, I presented a paper titled “Gaining from Training: Cultivating a Professional Persona in … Continue reading