First Impressions of the Literacy Program at Lokoe School

The first thing one sees upon approaching the primary school, Sokode Lokoe M/A Basic, where the Lokoe Reads literacy program is conducted by Center for Achievement, is that the school is in serious disrepair. The worn, chipped burnt orange paint that covers the three sections of this school is the most obvious needed repair, but […]

Classroom Teaching is Not My ‘Thing’ (Nina)

During the first term of the year I was helping out teaching stage 2 classes. They needed a lot of help, particularly with English. Ellen asked me why I didn’t continue teaching the classes  this term. The thing is, I love the kids but did not feel comfortable teaching the regular classes. I have learned […]

Follow Nina – Fall 2013 volunteer blog

Nina Liamba shares her volunteer experiences and photos here: Nina is volunteering for the first term of the school year (2013). We are delighted to have her!