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Praxis Malawi: It Takes a Global Village to Build a School

June 21, 2013 – 2:22 pm | Comments Off on Praxis Malawi: It Takes a Global Village to Build a School1,184 views

As schools across the province are in the midst of end of year festivities and rituals from graduation and exams to field trips and track meets, half way across the world in Malawi, Africa a …

School Life in Malawi: Mitigating the Challenges

August 22, 2012 – 3:06 pm | Comments Off on School Life in Malawi: Mitigating the Challenges1,839 views

In their last blog post, Sophie and Mr. Lemani wrote about the challenges faced by primary school teachers in Malawi. To follow up, they felt that they should discuss various ways of mitigating some of …

School Life in Malawi: The Challenges Faced by Malawian Teachers

August 15, 2012 – 4:02 pm | One Comment | 5,550 views

As Sophie’s time in Malawi continued, she was fortunate to be invited not only to observe classrooms in action but to speak also with the Malawian teachers about the daily struggles that they face both …

School Life in Malawi: A Reflection on Malawian Teaching Methods

July 31, 2012 – 1:54 pm | One Comment | 2,128 views

Before delving into this third posting from Malawi, I think it will help the reader get a better sense of what they are reading if they get to know a little bit more about the …

School Life in Malawi: A Brief Overview of Their Education System

July 3, 2012 – 10:58 pm | Comments Off on School Life in Malawi: A Brief Overview of Their Education System1,538 views

by Sophie Bass and Melanie Stonebanks
Welcome back to the Warm Heart of Africa!  This second posting in the series was greatly assisted by Mr. Henry Lemani who not only provided the necessary background information on …

School Life in Malawi Part I: An Introduction to the Warm Heart of Africa

June 6, 2012 – 10:27 am | One Comment | 2,201 views

By Melanie Stonebanks and Sophie Bass
For four years now, my husband, Dr. Christopher Stonebanks, has been traveling in the late springtime to Malawi, fondly referred to as “The Warm Heart of Africa”.  For five weeks …