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PRESIDENT HONOURS DRAMA SLUM BOY

It all started during the National Drama Festivals. Little did ‘Otonglo’ narrator, Daniel Owira know that he would be performing before the President and leave him in stitches. However, behind this talented actor lay a huge school fees arrears that … Continue reading

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Laptops or lollipops? Laurier my 3 year old daughter knows the difference.

I am a high school teacher. Some four years ago, I got into a deal with a friend in the USA to begin a digital village in my home turf. I teach an urban school, but Iam very much localized. … Continue reading

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LESSONS TO BE LEARNT WITH THE XO LAPTOPS IN ESHIBINGA

The Kenya government has made a pledge. The one laptop per child pledge by this government could provide the radical transformation needed to broaden access and equity, make our education child-centered and improve learning outcomes. This pledge is not new … Continue reading

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Digitalize Kenya

WE NEED TO WELCOME THE OLPC ON BOARD IF WE WANT TO SUCCEED IN DIGITALIZING KENYA. Today, the people of Kenya including the rural folk at Eshibinga village are discussing the realisation of a promise by the newly elected Kenya … Continue reading

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Laptops for kenyan children Will it work?

WE NEED TO WELCOME THE OLPC ON BOARD IF WE WANT TO SUCCEED IN DIGITALIZING KENYA. Today, the people of Kenya including the rural folk at Eshibinga village are discussing the realisation of a promise by the newly elected Kenya … Continue reading

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SANDRA THAXTER PAYS ESHIBINGA KIDS A VISIT.

SANDRA THAXTER PAYS ESHIBINGA KIDS A VISIT. Just when schools were supposed to open in Kenya in early September 2012, Sandra the founder of Small solutions big ideas inc. paid a visit to Eshibinga village to see the progress on … Continue reading

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PREPARATIONS FOR SUMMER CAMP PROJECTS BY THE ESHIBINGA VILLAGE IT KIDS.

PREPARATIONS FOR SUMMER CAMP PROJECTS BY THE ESHIBINGA VILLAGE IT KIDS. Eshibinga is a village in Western Kenya. The village has a population of about 2 000 people. Poverty, ignorance and disease are rampant in this lowly rural African village. … Continue reading

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