Portfolio Category: Schools for Life

Flora

10-year-old Flora lives in the village of Mbinguni in the Nyasa region of Southern Tanzania. She doesn’t currently go to school because the nearest school is over an hour’s walk away, which is too tiring for Flora. She went to school for a year and then dropped out. When Mbinguni opens, she will enrol at…
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Jessica

Jessica is 9 years old. She lives with her parents and four siblings in Mbinguni village in Southern Tanzania. She is currently in standard 1 (the first year of primary school), she should be in standard three, but she started school late because the school is over an hour’s walk away. When Mbinguni Nursery has…
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Malaika Milinga

Malaika is Director of the Kids are Kings Nursery in Songea, Tanzania. The centre runs a nursery school that teaches children in English, offering scholarships to those who are unable to access government nurseries locally or afford the average private nursery school fees. Why did you set up Kids are Kings? In Tanzania primary school…
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Rosemary

7 year old Rosemary attends Kids are Kings Nursery in Tanzania.  Rosemary's favourite subject at nursery is English, and she loves studying. When she is older she would like to become a doctor. The nursery provides good quality preschool education to children living in poor communities, who would otherwise be unable to send their children…
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