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24 Hours of Goosebumps

Posted by on Oct 9, 2012 in Mama Lucy & Shepherds Schools, Stories, The Latest Love | 5 comments

24 Hours of Goosebumps

This morning over porridge Amani, whose name means Peace, taught me the Swahili word for goosebumps: msisimko. I needed that word to describe to him - and to you - the past 24 hours. Amani graduated from a local school before joining Shepherds for secondary. Local primary schools are taught in Swahili, while all secondary schools - including government schools - are taught in English. Imagine 13- & 14-year-olds who've never learned in English suddenly making the difficult transition to learning every subject - math, science, social studies and all - in English. This is the position in which Amani finds himself, surrounded by children whose English is now nearly...

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Posted by on Jun 22, 2008 in Stories, The Latest Love | 2 comments

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Posted by on Apr 26, 2008 in Stories, The Latest Love | 5 comments

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Posted by on Dec 2, 2007 in Stories, The Latest Love | 2 comments

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