The Republic of Guinea-Bissau, a small country in western Africa, is one of the world’s poorest nations. The capital is Bissau and the official language is Portuguese. The country underwent a civil war in 1998-99 that devastated the economy. Tourist facilities and infrastructure in general are very limited and not up to American standards.
France?s action focuses on two areas: teaching of French and health. The France-Guinea-Bissau Cultural Centre opened in March 2004 and is today a renowned cultural venue in Bissau, catering for the ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 20 Nov 2020 06:40:00 GMT
South Africa: Bilingual Education Can Work in South African Schools - Here\'s How
From the fourth year of schooling, the majority of South African schools teach all subjects in English only. The devastating learning consequences of this for children who speak African languages ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 01 Aug 2022 17:00:00 GMT
Los Puentes Two-Way Immersion Program celebrates graduates
Instructors teach students in English for half of the day and in Spanish for the other half. Students can begin the program in kindergarten and will graduate upon completing fifth grade.
Publ.Date : Thu, 21 Jul 2022 01:40:00 GMT
5 digital tools to enhance your social studies instruction
Although I love teaching all subjects, I always choose English/language arts and social studies, in part because I love the challenge of engaging young leaners in these important subjects. As a fourth ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 22 Jul 2022 05:14:00 GMT
Jill Biden on teaching as first lady: \'Knew I could do both\'
WASHINGTON ? Jill Biden says she didn?t doubt that she could keep teaching as first lady and overcame the skepticism that she could handle both jobs by instructing her staff to ?figure it ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 02 Aug 2022 12:26:00 GMT
Addressing the gaps in spiritual self-reliance
Teachers address those gaps by differentiating their instruction or modifying the ways they teach their students to help them grasp the concepts they are not yet fully understanding. This ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 04 Aug 2022 09:17:00 GMT
Book Talk: Women with a mission make for riveting reading
Summer should be a time of few rules and restrictions. Therefore, I am serving up a potpourri of books I have enjoyed reading and hope you feel the same. As the distance from World War II widens ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 06 Aug 2022 07:15:00 GMT
School?s back from summer: Denton ISD?s new teachers and staff gather for the new year
LITTLE ELM ? New Denton ISD teachers and staffers spent the noon hour enjoying a catered lunch and walking among more than 80 vendors during the new teacher orientation Monday at Braswell High ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 02 Aug 2022 00:12:00 GMT
Nigeria At Moderate Risk of Marburg Virus Disease Outbreak - NCDC
To this end, the agency has directed citizens to conduct test for the virus at the National Reference Laboratory in Abuja and the University of Lagos Teaching ... incidence in Guinea in August ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 21 Jul 2022 06:43:00 GMT
NCLR highlights writer-teachers
The North Carolina Literary Review, produced at East Carolina University, begins its fourth decade in print featuring ?Writers Who Teach ... editor and professor of English at ECU.
Publ.Date : Sat, 06 Aug 2022 05:07:00 GMT
Inside the floating hospital cruising thousands of miles to plug gaps in healthcare
In one of the wards, Fifonsi Odry Agbessi, Benin?s first female plastic surgeon, is teaching a group of ... in 11 African countries including Guinea-Bissau, Madagascar and the Republic of ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 05 Jul 2022 05:44:00 GMT