16 May '11, 2am

And where will the conservation heroes of tomorrow come from? From this school perhaps? The penultimate story in...

Building a Better School for Young Maasai Manyara Ranch School: Conserving Wildlife While Creating Educational Opportunity A decaying school built in the wrong spot on a bankrupt cattle ranch may not seem like the logical target of a conservation organization, but AWF looked beyond the surface and saw Manyara Ranch for what it really was. Today, the 44,000-acre working cattle ranch and key wildlife habitat in northern Tanzania has become a model for conservation success in East Africa. > Learn more about Manyara Ranch and its importance as a key wildlife area Elephants in the Schoolyard Amidst the ranch and its wildlife was Manyara Ranch Primary School . The boarding school catered to the region’s Maasai community and was designed to accommodate 400 students. However, it was woefully overcrowded and served 800 youngsters being taught by a mere 15 teachers in crammed classr...

Full article: http://www.awf.org/content/solution/detail/3958

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