Winnie Nchogu

27 – Magombo, Nyamira, Kenya

What Are You Most Passionate About?

Innovation, Science and Arts Education, Creating spaces where students can experiment and explore.

Who is someone who inspires you?

My dad. He is an educator who established a primary school in my village that gives students room to invent and innovate, a first in my village.

What Is Your Favorite Sound?

Children at a playground and Children’s choirs.

What Project would a laptop help you with?

We are building a library within Tight Heart primary school that will grow to be a resource center for the students and community.

How Would A Laptop Help You?

Having laptops and tablets will enable us buy digital resources for the school. The internet has made it possible for learners and educators to interact across multiple platforms. There is no reason why learners in a small village in western Kenya should be denied this.

What do you love about this project?

Working with young children and providing them with the opportunity to explore the world they imagine for themselves, their village and their country.

What Languages do you speak?

Kisii, Kiswahili, English , Luganda

Given a choice, would you prefer a Mac or PC?

Either