Kids are kids -- wherever they are

Shaker High School freshman Jeffrey Hafner Endler on the girl in his National Geographic Kids International Photo Contest-winning photo -- and other kids in Tanzania -- to the Spotlight: "They're a lot like the kids here. They like to have fun, enjoy learning. It's just a lot harder to do the same stuff that we get to do here." Endler's photo took first place in the "people" category of the contest.

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