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Uganda and the UK : a teachers comparison

Rebecca Swain discusses the differences between the UK and Uganda: I teach in a secondary school in North London and as a typical teacher, I love a good moan. To … Continue reading

November 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

Akaikuku school

Catherine Lamb tells us about the final day of the trip: Today was our last day in the field and we visited Akaikuku school in the Masindi district. I knew … Continue reading

November 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

Kilima Primary School Wednesday

Emily Brown works for Build Africa in the UK, she tells us about her day: Today we set off to visit Kilima Primary School in the Buliisa district. We were … Continue reading

October 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

Monday Morning: Nyakabaale school Day 2

Sophia Hayat Taha tells us about her morning: The first school we visit on our trip is Nyakabaale school.  This is one of the success stories.   Build Africa intend to … Continue reading

October 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Day 3 Tuesday Morning – Chantel’s Story

 Chantel Ariannejad tells us about her morning: Tuesday morning we visited Kooki school, it was a bit of a mission to get there with awful, very bumpy  roads.  We felt … Continue reading

October 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

An Afternoon at Bunyama School – Tuesday Day 3

Melanie Ross tells us about her afternoon: After another bumpy journey along the dirt roads, we arrived at Bunyama School. As we pulled into the drive the children came running … Continue reading

October 29, 2013 · 1 Comment

Journey to Masindi – Day 1

After a long flight from the UK via Ethiopia most of the group are greeted by the journey to Masindi.  I had arrived a day earlier so I had had … Continue reading

October 28, 2013 · Leave a comment