Vanuatu consists of more than 80 islands in a Y-shaped archipelago, 1300 miles northeast of Sydney, Australia. It is an independent parliamentary democracy and a member of the British Commonwealth, with a primarily agricultural economy. Tourist facilities are limited outside the capital, Port Vila, which is located on the Island of Efate.
Teaching of French developing in Southeast Asia: OIF regional director
The teaching of French is developing in Southeast Asia ... Since the OIF?s establishment in 1970, it has expanded to many countries such as Vietnam, Vanuatu, Laos, and Cambodia. The OIF is a diverse community in which member states and governments ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 15 Mar 2017 21:30:00 GMT
Political Theology, Justice, And The State ? On The Background To The Course
I teach at the Pacific Theological College ... specifically American Samoa, Fiji, Kiribati, and Vanuatu. What does contextual political theology look like in the Pacific? Well it will be different from the mainstream political theology found in the ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 21 Mar 2017 05:05:00 GMT
How well are Ni-Vanuatu children learning to read in English? : Vanuatu summary (English)
See More + system, educators, effective teaching, enrollment, equal access, first grades, girls, instruction, kindergarten, learning, learning outcomes, listening, literacy, mathematics, numeracy, primary education, primary schools, readers, Reading ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 11 Jan 2001 16:00:00 GMT
Tonga and Vanuatu Reading Assessment
English assessment in Vanuatu: 7% of boys, 11% of girls - French assessment in Vanuatu: 10% of boys, 16% of girls - Tongan language assessment: 9% of boys, 25% of girls. Teachers that know how to promote reading regularly in their classroom are helping ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 09 Oct 2012 17:00:00 GMT
Raising English Literacy Levels in Vanuatu Schools
Children of Vanuatu face an enormous challenge, acquiring literacy in English, or French ... combined with short teacher-training workshops, has the potential to overcome the twin problems of low motivation and lack of exposure to English language.
Publ.Date : Sun, 11 Sep 2016 17:00:00 GMT
Volunteer Abroad in Vanuatu
If you fancy living side-by-side with the ni-Vanuatus (the name given to inhabitants of the islands), grab the opportunity to volunteer in Vanuatu in an English teaching placement one of the nation?s rural communities. Imagine bamboo huts with thatched ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 05 Mar 2017 16:00:00 GMT
Edgartown Resident Begins Peace Corps Service in Vanuatu
Laura Jernegan, 22, of Edgartown, Massachusetts, has been accepted into the Peace Corps and will depart for Vanuatu January 23 to begin training ... to make a difference by working with local English teachers in order to improve their capacity to teach ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 23 Dec 2013 01:37:00 GMT
Is there any volunteer positions in Vanuatu?
I'm hoping to fly to Vanuatu in 5 weeks & I want to stay and volunteer for half a year. I have some experience teaching English and I can prepare lesson plans before coming to the island. If anyone knows of any volunteer positions that doesn't require one ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 07 Mar 2016 17:32:00 GMT
Couple take gift of sight to Vanuatu
According to the couple, it all started in 1994, though the project would not officially be recognised until 2000, when they travelled to Vanuatu to teach children English and home economics skills. While there, Don and Meg met the paramount chief of ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 28 Jan 2013 16:52:58 GMT
Vanuatu teacher training more of an issue than language policy says ministry
The education ministry in Vanuatu says ... Bislama and English. But he says model bilingual schools will be set up and monitored before any changes are made to the language policy and the ministry is more intent on ensuring all teachers are trained.
Publ.Date : Thu, 17 Sep 2009 11:32:00 GMT