Mahlathi Classrooms

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Mahlathi Classrooms

  1. 1. Student Movement for Real Change<br />Mahlathi Classrooms, South Africa<br />
  2. 2. Classroom construction halted for lack of funds when Saul visited South Africa in 2002. 80 students were learning under trees.<br />
  3. 3. Saul and visitors meet with Alec Mnisi, principal.<br />
  4. 4. Barren classroom<br />
  5. 5. Visitors discuss education challenges. This is the largest block of classrooms. Total of 6 rooms were available for over 300 students.<br />
  6. 6. Saul presents donation to Principal Mnisi in 2003.<br />
  7. 7. Construction underway!<br />
  8. 8. Community workers dig and make cement for the schoolhouse.<br />
  9. 9. Jugs for water, women and community members get involved.<br />
  10. 10. Children watch from afar.<br />
  11. 11. More construction.<br />
  12. 12. Children line up for school.<br />
  13. 13. Workers take a break and pose for a quick photo to mark the moment.<br />
  14. 14. Principal Mnisi is all smiles.<br />
  15. 15. Girl in a barrel with water jugs.<br />
  16. 16. Mother and child.<br />
  17. 17. Women who helped with construction. They provided the water for the cement, often with children on their backs.<br />
  18. 18. SMRC visits school after construction is complete!<br />
  19. 19. Celebration for Education.<br />
  20. 20. Drummer<br />
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  23. 23. Completed classrooms.<br />
  24. 24.
  25. 25. Children now learn inside, but classrooms still lacked sufficient resources.<br />
  26. 26. Broken chairs and cement walls.<br />
  27. 27. Another view.<br />
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  29. 29. Kindergarten students line up.<br />
  30. 30. Cinderblocks used in classroom for chairs.<br />
  31. 31. Small blackboard for English classes.<br />
  32. 32. SMRC and partners support a computer class in the new rooms.<br />
  33. 33. Computer room completed!<br />
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  37. 37. Teachers gather proudly in the classroom.<br />
  38. 38. Classrooms as they look today!<br />
  39. 39. The tree that students used to learn under.<br />

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