Greenland is the world's largest island covered in ice and an autonomous country within the Kingdom of Denmark.
´╗┐How to Teach English in Greenland
Working in Greenland is a rare dream because of its scenic icy slopes, gorgeous views of the Aurora Borealis, and unspoiled physical elegance. Teaching English helps make the dream of working in Greenland a reality, because although there are only a few ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 21 Mar 2017 18:12:57 GMT
NordForsk: Seeking Proposals for Nordic Centre of Excellence under the Nordic Research Programme Education for Tomorrow
All proposals must be written in English and follow the structure set out in the application form available on the NordForsk application portal. Eligible Countries: Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, Greenland, the Faroe Islands, and the ┼land ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 21 Mar 2017 03:26:00 GMT
Greenland?s Education Minister: ?We Must Invest in Our People?
But Greenland faces some unique challenges in delivering education ... because every school needs a Danish teacher and an English teacher. It is difficult to bring good people to those schools and keep them there. We have schools in some of the small ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 11 Oct 2016 17:00:00 GMT
Boston Schools Use Modernized Maps That Enlarge Africa, Depict World More Accurately
She says she sees immense value in teachers and students using the Peters projection map to form more factually accurate ideas about the world?s geography and history. ?Overall, we hope students gain a deeper understanding of the importance of ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 21 Mar 2017 15:05:00 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
Greenland: Climbing to a Better Future
Alcoholism among adults in East Greenland, according to a teacher from the nearby town of Kuummiit ... Using a mashup of Swedish, Danish, English, and Icelandic with a few words of Greenlandic thrown in (aka the Esperanto of Scandinavia), he also explains ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 03 Mar 2017 16:10:05 GMT
Greenland Is Melting
In Greenland, he once sent a flock of rubber ducks hurtling down a mile-long ice shaft known as a moulin. Each duck bore a label, offering, in Greenlandic, English, and Danish ... Dahl-Jensen?s teacher, got hold of them. Dansgaard, who died in 2011 ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 16 Oct 2016 21:05:57 GMT
Greenland wants new language policy
and English, as well as to learn about Greenland?s culture. For this language integration to work, Greenland must establish an infrastructure to accommodate learning. Language material, teachers, and learning centres need to be set up. The creation of a ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 21 Feb 2009 16:00:00 GMT
Bringing the World to New Haven
There were only two countries that weren?t represented, said Steffens ? Greenland and the Congo ... They also have to be in English or subtitled in English. There aren?t really any other requirements. The films can be any genre ? animation ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 15 Mar 2017 10:07:00 GMT
Don?t throw the language out with the bathwater
Greenland?s 2009 Self-Rule Act established ... the focus should be on giving young Greenlanders solid language skills in Danish and English and cut back on the number of resources used on teaching Greenlandic ? without eliminating it entirely.
Publ.Date : Tue, 03 Feb 2015 03:41:34 GMT