All posts tagged "Pupils"

  • School 1
    Forlorn Education

    Nearly two decades ago when the all-so-wonderful Government of Uganda was introducing Universal Primary Education (UPE) it seemed apparent that the days of illiteracy and a massive young unlearned population were coming to an end. The four-children-study-free...

    • Posted February 2, 2017
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  • Child
    Scholarly Rebellion (Day 5)

    It is not very African to ask questions. In fact, stories are told of children who asked their parents questions and lost entire limbs in the ensuing beat down. Generally the moment you leave your mother’s womb...

    • Posted August 15, 2016
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  • School NO
    School – The Lost Years (Day 1)

    There is not much in the way of hope nowadays when it comes to the education system not just in Uganda but all over the world. It almost feels like one pays chunks of money just to...

    • Posted August 11, 2016
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