Amazing teachers

Amazing teachers

After writing twice about my experiences, I am a bit appalled with myself for having yet to mention the amazing teachers with whom I’ve been working.  When I sat through a government education minister lecturing on how teachers needs to be done and watching the teachers prepare for the beginning of the year, I was […]

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First day at Kiambogo Primary School

First day at Kiambogo Primary School

On my first day of teaching at Kiambogo Primary School in Kenya, I was asked to teach second and third grade as their teachers were at a government-sponsored seminar.  I asked the children to get out their English books.  The students pulled out notebooks.  I said, “No, no.  The textbook.”  I held the one I’d […]

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Arrival

After arriving in Kenya and taking two days in Nairobi to shake off my jet lag, I set off for my new home.  We stopped along the way and my guide showed me a fantastic view of the Rift Valley wherein lies Kijabe proper.  My destination was the surrounding hills which contain my home, the […]

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