It was early in the morning at Mtakuja Secondary School, a Quest Forward Learning School located in Moshi rural, 28.9559 miles from the foot of the highest mountain in Africa, Mount Kilimanjaro. Soon after the morning assembly,... Read More
I started teaching in 2012, and I have taught at different levels and institutions. But being a teacher who is a Quest Forward mentor has been one of the better parts of my career so far. And here are my reasons why I love being a... Read More
Emanuel Mrema is a Social Sciences Mentor at Natiro Secondary School in Tanzania.
What made you want to become an educator?
Three things:1. Personal inspiration: I wanted to become an educator in order to... Read More
Tanzania needs young people with the skills to create new opportunities for themselves and others; to develop their communities and our country; and to lift the health, well-being, and standard of living of our country’s citizens.... Read More
How long have you been teaching? Which subjects? How long have you been a Quest Forward mentor?
I have been teaching for two years now, in Chemistry and Biology. It has been almost one year now since becoming a Quest... Read More
At Opportunity Education, our goal is not for students to simply “get an A,” but instead to strive toward the development of important skills, habits, and course-specific competencies, such as goal setting. ... Read More
Boaz offers his insights into how quests have played a crucial role in his mentoring decisions and planning—and how the design of quests supports his ability to track student progress and guide them through quest-related activities... Read More