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.
Introducing Let\'s Teach English
The Let?s Teach English video series offers free online training for English ... They learned some new words in English and they also learned about a new place, Vanuatu. Tra Mi: Okay, great start on constructivism. Who wants to talk next?
Publ.Date : Mon, 28 Aug 2017 19:10:00 GMT
English rain puts a dampener on Vanuatu\'s WCL preparations
The Vanuatu team's preparations for their debut appearance in World Cricket League Division 5 in nine days time have got off to a soggy start in London. They were due to play two warm up matches against Denmark over the last two days, but the weather has ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 11 May 2016 16:34:00 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 ... English education volunteer. Jernegan will live and work at the community level to make a difference by working with local English ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 23 Dec 2013 01:37:00 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 : Tue, 29 Jan 2013 16:00:00 GMT
Vanuatu sign dictionary step towards national sign language
Jacqui Iseli says the main purpose of the publication, which translates the signs into English and Vanuatu pidgin or Bislama, is to teach young children the signs and get some continuity of language throughout the country. She says at the moment every deaf ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 01 Jul 2013 20:21:00 GMT
Warrnambool student teacher falls in love with Vanuatu
TRAINEE teacher Janelle Morey is infatuated by the laid-back lifestyle of Vanuatu and other Pacific islands ? even ... with half the school French speaking and the other half English,? Ms Morey said. ?There was no technology and limited resources ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 08 Sep 2011 15:07:00 GMT
Ali Bujsaim interview: Meet the Emirati World Cup referee who kept Stoichkov and Ronaldo in check
?There was me, a Sri Lankan assistant, another from Vanuatu,? Bujsaim says ... no other referee in history has refereed class-A matches on all six continents. ?[English referee] Graham Poll said to me before it: ?Master, show me the art.?
Publ.Date : Mon, 11 Jun 2018 02:02:00 GMT
When languages die, we lose a part of who we are
A good example is Vanuatu, an island state in the Pacific ... Speakers of a minority language may, for example, decide that it is better for their children?s future to teach them a language that is tied to economic success. For example, the vast majority ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 09 Dec 2015 15:25:00 GMT
How Languages Die
A good example is Vanuatu ... reasons why languages die. The reasons are often political, economic or cultural in nature. Speakers of a minority language may, for example, decide that it is better for their children?s future to teach them a language ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 10 Dec 2015 04:00:00 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