Pitch Tents, Not Fits

June 2, 2017

Hi guys.  I bet you never thought this day would never come.  I certainly didn’t. The tent at Mnazi Primary School is pitched!  A year and a half after we … Continue reading

Let’s Get Wet!

June 1, 2017

As everyone knows, I am currently in New York, attending to various matters stateside; then headed to Perth, Australia in just three weeks for the biennial IASE (International Association of … Continue reading

“Every Schoolgirl a Pad”

May 30, 2017

The title of this week’s post refers to the headline of an article I found in the Tanzania Daily News, marking Menstrual Hygiene Day 2017, which was May 28th. Although … Continue reading

Just Because

May 20, 2017

Hi guys, and pole sana for being silent.  I’ve been working on stuff that does not make the best material for blog entries! To make up for that, I took … Continue reading

Give Him the Green Light!

May 11, 2017

Check out this very latest action from the ever full-o’-surprises, President Trump, which was posted on Devex yesterday. Surprisingly, one day after playing Unpredictable Despot, Trump tapped his inner Angelina, … Continue reading

Lady Leaders

May 3, 2017

Not too long after we enacted the Toa Nafasi leadership intervention for our teaching staff (http://toanafasi.blogspot.com/2017/03/follow-leader.html), this article was posted in The Tanzania Daily News. Lots of interesting stuff to … Continue reading

Maximum Capacity

May 2, 2017

Hi all, and happy May Day to you.  Check out this article from The Citizen dated April 25th. In Swahili, uwezo means “capacity” or “capability.”  The piece below discusses inequity … Continue reading

Graph Math

April 24, 2017

Yo yo yo, hey there everybody, and many salaams from a cold and windy New York City.  I have been back in the States just about one week and, aside … Continue reading

Usonji Month

April 21, 2017

I think most of you will remember that April 2nd of every year is World Autism Awareness Day or in Kiswahili, Siku ya Usonji Duniani.  You can refresh your memories … Continue reading

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