Because I want to utilize my own talents to help diligent teachers provide a positive learning environment. With half the population under the age sixteen, these vulnerable children need strong teachers who will persevere. Committed to working side-by-side, explaining best practice, I’m driven to help the men and women in these impoverished communities become more skillful and knowledgeable teachers.
Reading is a window to the world that allows us to go beyond our limited experience. Reading opens doors and is necessary to strengthen society. Reading and writing are going to solve problems and transform communities. Why do I go to Zambia? To promote the power of literacy and get books into the hands of children.