Daily Archives: 2003-10-13

With a little help – Nairobi, Kenya

Today I woke and meditated which is something I am trying to get in the habit of now. When I arrived to class I got a surprise because hooray! there was Janet! She has been volunteering here for a while and the kids listen to her. She showed me where the workbooks were and had them doing letters and numbers. Altho I did notice that she practices no tolerance. At the first sign of trouble….Michael was gone in the first 3 minutes. Then 3 more were off to their cottages. No wonder! She gets rid of the trouble makers right in the beginning but still I admired that she had control over them. I suppose it also helps to know their language. I was a bit lost and stood there dumb because I really couldn’t understand anything she was saying them. read more

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