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Two New Ways You Can Help

Before you start your back-to-school shopping, I wanted to tell you about two new ways you can support the kids at the schools I visited in Uganda. Please take a minute to read this blog post and help if you can.

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A Wonderful Surprise

This morning, I arrived in my classroom to find the note pictured here on my computer.

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Harby Happenings

I was asked to write an article about my trip for our campus newsletter.

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School Supply Update

Here are all of the supplies that will be delivered to the students at Nkumba Christian Primary and May Christian College in 19 days.

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Excited Students

My trip is suddenly becoming real to my students.  

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Less Than a Month

I leave for Uganda in 29 days!

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Article in the Alvin Sun

Thank you so much to the Alvin Sun newspaper and publisher David Rupkalvis for their great article about my trip in today’s edition. So excited to be on the front page!

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I Will Always Write Back

I heard about this book a few months ago, and just the other day I found a practically brand new copy of it at Half-Price Books (always the bargain shopper)!  

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Uganda Unit Planning

I reached out to the head of the Social Studies Department for my school district for help with creating a unit on my Uganda trip that is accessible to all levels of learners.  

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Email Exchange

My students exchange letters with the students in Uganda starting every September (since 2012).  

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