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Kenya Parents Attack Teachers Over Poor Exams Results

AP | Posted 01.05.2012 | Education

NAIROBI, Kenya -- The chairman of the Kenyan teachers' union says angry parents are attacking teachers nationwide after their children's dismal perfor...

Retired Teacher Raises $1 Million To Build School In Kenya

Menlo Park Patch | Marcie Parker | Posted 11.09.2011 | Impact

Reentry has never been easy for Margo McAuliffe, and this one has been no different, after her eighth summer at the high school for girls in Africa th...

Who Run the World? (Chix!)

Kate Otto | Posted 10.05.2011 | Impact
Kate Otto

While many students around the world are still enjoying their summer vacations, one very talented group of young women in Kenya is just getting ready to graduate.

Being Teacher Jane: A Lesson In Kenyan Education

Naomie Harris | Posted 07.19.2011 | Impact
Naomie Harris

Two weeks before cameras started rolling for The First Grader, I traveled to Kenya and was introduced to students as "Teacher Jane." That is how I began the hardest job of my life -- teaching.

Natalie Portman: 'I Hope You Will Help Me To Support The Education Of Girls'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Golden Globe-winning actress Natalie Portman has teamed with nonprofit organization Free The Children to support education for girls around the world....