Fatiha Amrani, born in the Middle Atlas Mountains, had a future laid out for her: Marriage. However, her determination led her to become an Amazigh carpet-weaver.

Fatiha Amrani
“School may not teach us necessary artistic and life skills, but it can open our eyes to a new world,” Fatiha believes. Photo courtesy of Fatiha Amrani
Ali Hamdane is a teacher of English in Aoufous village, Errachidia province, and he is researching educational psychology.