Teach Your Children Well

Franco brought back these pictures of Wunlang students taking their finals at the end of their term last year.

Students writing in their exercise books for their finals.

Students writing in their exercise books for their finals.

 

And then ...

And then …

 

School's out!

School’s out!

 

 

 

 

We can remember when the students of Wunlang didn't have exercise books. Or uniforms.

We can remember when the students of Wunlang didn’t have exercise books. Or uniforms.

 

 

Or textbooks. Or when  only a handful of kids made it to P4.

Or textbooks. Or when only a handful of kids made it to P4.

More and more students are passing exams and moving onto secondary school.

More and more students are passing exams and moving onto secondary school.

We remember the girl (with the pink exercise book) when she sat very seriously in our newly built classroom at her new desk.

We remember the girl (with the pink exercise book) when she sat very seriously in our newly built classroom at her new desk.

Thanks to you, they're not writing in the dirt anymore

Thanks to you, they’re not writing in the dirt anymore

 

 

 

 

 

 

In the current strife, our schools are open. Wunlang School is in Northern Bahr-el-Ghazal state, west of the fighting. Thiou Freedom School is in Warrap State, where the conflict has been encroaching, but our teachers are still teaching.