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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Parental Guidance

February 14, 2020

Parents meetings continue apace in Moshi, and I believe we have completed the exercise at 9 out of 11 schools at this point.  Remember that we conduct these get-togethers concurrently … Continue reading

Parents Just Don’t Understand

January 27, 2020

You remember this jam from the late ’80s, don’t you?  The one where Will Smith (at that time, still The Fresh Prince) assured “all the kids all across the land” … Continue reading

Kwa Heri Mwaka 2019!

January 12, 2020

Hi readers, and please have a gander at The Toa Nafasi Project’s End of Year Report for 2019 below. I think you’ll find it has a nice summation of all … Continue reading