Greenland is the world's largest island covered in ice and an autonomous country within the Kingdom of Denmark.
Grosse Pointe teacher visited every country on earth
... this from a teacher who never used a textbook when teaching about foreign cultures. Erik Nicholson, now national vice president for the United Farm Workers, had McGaugh for eighth-grade English back in 1979. ?Every day, he made sure we had access ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 13 Dec 2017 20:27:00 GMT
High School Teacher Will Sail to the Arctic With Fellow Program for Geographic Education
The program is designed to give teachers opportunities to learn alongside environmental and geographic specialists on expeditions to the Canadian High Artic, Antarctica, Southeast Alaska, Svalbard, Iceland, Greenland ... and an English-as-a-Second-Language ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 12 Apr 2017 10:30:00 GMT
Greenland kids to learn more English
A teacher from Greenland says his country's experience shows that over-emphasizing native languages in school can be a big mistake. John Hansen says that's why Greenland's education system has decided to give kids more English, and less Greenlandic.
Publ.Date : Thu, 31 May 2001 03:37:00 GMT
Football on Top of the World: Greenland\'s Improbable Quest for Relevance
Playing on the Arctic island is difficult, expensive and dangerous, but somehow football remains Greenland's most popular sport. Tekle Ghebrelul is an Ethiopian who emigrated to Denmark, where he trained to be a teacher and a football coach, until he read ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 08 Sep 2015 17:00:00 GMT
10 Treasures From the New York Academy of Medicine Library
The work was expensive and not much of a financial success, so Bidloo sold excess plates to the English anatomist William Cowper ... or leather, were used to teach medical students about childbirth. This "pocket phantom" was originally published in ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 14 Dec 2017 13:32:00 GMT
\'My name is Joe. I am looking to own a country\': Man details the time he got drunk and wrote to Denmark to ask if he could BORROW Greenland - and shares the kingdom\'s witty ...
Here is a job on Greenland where they are looking for a guy who can teach the pupils English,' the email reads next to a link to a job posting. 'That could be you!' It continues: 'Or maybe just read more about the government of Greenland' next to another link.
Publ.Date : Fri, 03 Nov 2017 08:14:00 GMT
A school without textbooks
A school without textbooks ... In one textbook for English as a second language, in an area where poor tribal children trek from forest areas and come mainly for the mid-day meal, often barefooted, I was shocked to see that the teacher was supposed ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 29 Jun 2017 12:01:19 GMT
How To Say \'I Love You\' In Greenlandic
On my first day as Writer in Residence on this rocky island off the north-west coast of Greenland, I'd come to the museum looking ... She determined to teach me Greenlandic so I could converse with the islanders, and began with the word she claimed I ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 20 Nov 2012 09:44:00 GMT
Billings Senior science teacher named Teacher of the Year
The earth sciences and chemistry teacher brings a background of research to his classroom, having participated in field projects on the ice sheets of Greenland and the Mongolian ... a high school English and history teacher at Arlee High School.
Publ.Date : Mon, 22 Sep 2014 08:46:00 GMT
Holiday on ice
We had been organised into teams of four, each with a designated dog sled driver who would be our guide and teacher. Amanda was in charge of our team. A young Norwegian with flawless English ... mix of Siberian husky, Greenland dog and hunting dog.
Publ.Date : Fri, 08 Dec 2017 05:05:00 GMT