BLOSSOMING

Ameena is one of my very favorite students. One of those who will stay in my heart forever, putting a smile on my face whenever I think of her. Ameena arrived at our school in October of last year, a few weeks into our academic year. Her family had recently moved to the valley from Beirut, where none of the children had […]

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REDISCOVERING DESTINY

One evening we sat with Asma, one of our beloved teachers, in her home with her husband and children. All of her children have attended Hope Learning Center and she is one of our most valuable teachers. But we’ll tell you more about her later. Right now we want to tell you about her son. As we sat together on mats on […]

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GAME DAY

Exams are over. *Sighs of relief* *Buzzing excitement* This week is the last week of class and today is Game Day at Tent of Joy! 85 students were split into 5 teams to compete for first place. Teams Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, and Blue competed in relay races, three-legged races, the parachute, and a circuit of indoor games. And the winner is... […]

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SUPER HEROES

Superman, Batman, Spiderman... These super heroes are known all over the world. Why? Because they use their powers to serve others. We believe a super hero is someone who goes out of their way to help and love someone else. All it takes is a simple act of kindness.   We learned how we can all be super heroes by embracing character […]

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