Category Archives: Setting Up

The classrooms in ‘our school’ are complete

We all had our Officially Stern faces on this morning; on Saturday we had held our first optional weekend classes.  35 kids had come, which was great, but it was a rowdy afternoon, with one boy sent home, and a … Continue reading

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The madrasa’s rejects

So the photos I developed at the weekend to put on the outside door didn’t last long.  Within a few hours a boy was racing up the stairs to tell me someone had taken his brother’s photo down.  When I … Continue reading

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Forty-eight children

Forty-eight children – ten new kids today.  They crowd into the rather small classroom and sit expectantly on the floor.  So this education thing that we’ve heard about?  What does it look like? Some of the newcomers are the bigger … Continue reading

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