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8 Back-to-School Photos from Around the World that Will Brighten Your Day

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By Bethany Ivie

August 20, 2018

8 Back-to-School Photos from Around the World that Will Brighten Your Day

In This Article

  • It's that time of year - kids in the U.S. are headed back to school. And they're not the only ones!
  • Doubtless your social media feed has been peppered with photos of excited children (along with less-enthusiastic upperclassmen) on their first day of the new school year.
  • Meet some students in different parts of the world who are also getting ready for a fresh year of learning.
Israel Nika sits at his desk (in his favorite jacket) ready for some knowledge! Njombe, Tanzania.




Soriya (4) puts on her school uniform with a little help from her grandmother, So La. Sampor village, Cambodia.



Naomi (9) her brother Misheck (6) and their cousin Devie (6) stop for a quick photo op with their grandmother, Elina, on their way to school. Thowera village, Malawi.




Juan (12) takes notes in class at Cinco de Mayo school. Mexico.




Ben (4), writes his letters on the chalkboard (with guidance from his teacher). Aframase, Ghana



Playtime! The students at the Itunduma school in Njombe, Tanzania, know how to do recess right. 


Imran (6) and his sister Ayasha (8) tackle their homework after school. Khoyra village, Bangladesh.




Another day done! A group of girls walk home from class. Berger Village, Haiti.