There is more to Africa than what you saw on the Lion King.

Remember that movie, in the 90s, with all the talking animals, that made you believe that every child in Africa had lions for pets, and could speak to Rafiki? Yeah….Not quite real. In honor of all the talk (lately) about immigrants, diversity, and cultural misconception, I’ve decided to write a blog about…..AFRICA! More specifically, I’d like to talk about Zimbabwe, because let’s be honest – I don’t know enough about …

This is what it looks like to not give up.

The Obstacle. There’s an education crisis in Zimbabwe.¬†Following Zimbabwe’s independence in 1980 from Great Britain, education in Zimbabwe rose to be the one of the best systems on the African continent. However, over the past 15 years, as the Zimbabwean economy has been on a rollercoaster, the public school system has crumbled. In 2013 alone over 13,000 students had to drop out of school due to lack of teachers, supplies, …