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Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

School Dropouts

We were young we could go to school in large number both the boys and girls but amazingly only few could finish majority were dropping out of school especially the girls could drop out and get married this issue increase the level of illetaracy in the community and in the entire nation,this issue was adressed and both the parents and teacher agreed to solve the problem,the government also through the area chiefs and education personelle also work their ways out to ensure the pupils finished their education and proceeded on the high levels of education to ensure better life in future.

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  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • I helped make the story happen
  • What happened in the story relates to Gervements

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Mbiresh Kibera, Nairobi, Kenya
 
This story describes a...
a need
a problem
a solution
The story is about...
social
relations
economic
opportunity
physical
well-being
 
 
Who benefited from what happened in the story...
the right people
nobody
the wrong
people
This story describes a...
good idea that failed
bad idea
good idea that
succeeded
 
 
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