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Educating girls for the first time

CNN Hero Kakenya Ntaiya is inspiring change in her native Kenyan village. After becoming the first woman in the village to attend college in the United States, she returned to open the village's <a href='http://www.cnn.com/2013/03/14/world/africa/cnnheroes-ntaiya-girls-school/index.html'>first primary school for girls</a>.

CNN Hero Kakenya Ntaiya is inspiring change in her native Kenyan village. After becoming the first woman in the village to attend college in the United States, she returned to open the village's first primary school for girls.