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3D Design and Printing: A Micro Project with Team4Tech

by Maureen Gichoi, Technology Assistant Kenya Connect’s Edtech hub acts as a haven for students during school breaks. It is an awesome place for students to tinker, create and innovate. With Chromebooks and laptops connected to Internet and Legos available for students to use, they are able to learn through play and come up with …

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Creating, Experiments, and Celebrating: Makerspace Learning! by Sharon Mwende

April was an exciting and educational month for students during their school break. The Kenya Connect Makerspace was buzzing with activity as students participated in various guided and self-directed activities such as making and decorating airplanes, making a personal collage, and painting and repurposing items for Earth Day projects. Additionally, the interactive learning resources provided …

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Voices from Our Village! Episode 4

Episodes 2, 3 and 4 have highlighted our work to be #TheVillageThatReads! We invite you to hear students, teachers, and parents talk about the impact our library program is having. We know that reading is essential to student success. Read about how we are transforming lives! Give it a listen! Our podcasts can be found …

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10th Anniversary KC5K!

This year have you resolved to get in better shape or do you hope to make a difference in the world? Or maybe it’s to get together with family and friends doing a fun activity? We can help! We are thrilled to announce that the 10th Anniversary KC5K run/walk is on Saturday, March 23 at St. John’s Episcopal …

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Highlights 2023!

Curious to know how many books we have in our library or how many Wings Poa Reusable Sanitary Pad Kits have been distributed? Check out the Highlights from 2023!

Voices from Our Village!

Tune in to hear Kenya Connect’s podcast, Voices from the Village! In this inaugural episode, Co-Founder and Executive Director, James Musyoka and Director of Technology and Education Patrick Munguti discuss the work or Kenya Connect and their hopes and dreams for the future. Hosted by Kenya Connect’s Professional Learning Coordinator, Rebecca Akinywi Migwambo, you will …

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FII Grant Awards!

We are thrilled to announce that Kenya Connect was awarded grants from FII to create computer labs and robotics clubs at three partner secondary schools ($49,965) and to install 10,000 lire water tanks at 26 partner schools ($50,000).  The computer labs are part of our goal to bridge the digital divide for students in our …

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Team4Tech Partner of the Year!!!

We are thrilled to announce that Kenya Connect is the Team4Tech 2023 PARTNER of the YEAR! Team4Tech, a non-profit impact accelerator, is bridging the digital equity gap in education to create inclusion and opportunities for learners in under-resourced communities around the world. This year, at their Lighthouse of Learning Impact Celebration, Kenya Connect was recognized for our …

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KC5K Running to Read 2023!

The 2023 Running to Read 5K race was held in Wamunyu on October 7 with 30 teams from partner schools competing to be the fastest team. A total of 180 students, 6 participants from each school, competed to win the trophy. We are thrilled to announce that the top school was Kaitha Primary School, the top girl runner …

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