New Year, New Campus!!

New Year, New Campus!!

Belated New Year greetings from Tamani Foundation. It’s already mid-February, and so much has happened in the last six weeks. In January, construction was finally completed and we opened our beautiful new campus! Both the students and teachers were incredibly excited...
One more year in the books!

One more year in the books!

We have just reached the end of another successful year at Tamani, which has seen the starting of our very own Primary School, the tremendous input from a wide variety of volunteers from all around the world, new teachers, guests and teacher trainers and 67 incredibly...
Jambo from Zanzibar – Teacher Zahra

Jambo from Zanzibar – Teacher Zahra

Jambo from Zanzibar! This is my second time returning to Zanzibar and I have to tell you my heart still skips a beat when I see Tamani in action. My love for the children and teachers have grown which I didn’t think was possible. I feel blessed to be back to the serve...
We love Bibi Uji (Porridge Lady)

We love Bibi Uji (Porridge Lady)

Doesn’t matter where you went to school, everyone remembers the break time bell and the half hour before it rings, when your stomach is rumbling and minutes seem like hours. Some of our students come to school not having had breakfast, so I can only imagine what...
Making ABCs fun with Jolly Phonics

Making ABCs fun with Jolly Phonics

What’s so jolly about phonics?  A lot.  Where was jolly phonics when I was in Nursery.  One of our past teachers introduced Jolly phonics to the students approximately two years ago.  For those of you who have not heard of Jolly phonics, it is a multi-sensory...