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Books filling young minds in lockdown

Jane is Head Teacher at Simotwo Primary School in remote, rural Kenya. Her school is currently closed because of Covid-19 and her pupils are at home. If it weren’t...
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Keeping pupils reading in lockdown

Charity’s children’s school is currently closed because of Covid-19 restrictions in Kenya. Continuing their education at home is difficult but thanks to the books you have helped to send...
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Using books to get back to learning

Lydia is the head teacher at Narok Primary School in Laikipia in rural Kenya. Her school has been closed since March due to restrictions imposed because of Covid-19. For...
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