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.
Spotlight: Confucius Institute provides platform for promoting friendship, cooperation between China, Fiji
CI-USP opened a Teaching Point at USP's Lautoka Campus. In 2015 a Confucius Classroom soon followed in the Emalus Campus in Vanuatu, and another Confucius Classroom opened in the Cook Islands Campus. The successes of the Confucius Institute at USP have ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 13 Oct 2017 07:48:00 GMT
How to be an ethical, socially conscious traveler
?Just because you can speak English doesn?t mean you can teach it,? he said ... Palau, Tonga, Uruguay and Vanuatu. For each country, Ethical Traveler lists reasons to visit, positive changes and points for improvement ? continual improvement ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 11 Oct 2017 02:27:00 GMT
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 07:10:07 GMT
Taking kids out of school for holidays: how long is too long?
English and Maths were swapped for cultural understanding ... "Another family I know took their children ? they have four ? out of school for a trip to Vanuatu. They had some teachers who were fine, but one got antsy. They are well educated, and ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 10 Oct 2017 00:53:00 GMT
Love for footy builds Meninga
He was always trying to set up junior teams and teach kids how to play ... Mal traces his heritage to Tanna, a tiny island off Vanuatu, 19km wide and 40km long that is home to lush vegetation, grass skirts and a smoking volcano. His ancestors were ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 13 Oct 2017 16:46:00 GMT
these hot teaching English abroad programs have been well reviewed (and well ... social media outlets these past few days due to earthquakes rattling Ecuador, Japan, Vanuatu, Myanmar, and multiple other countries, the natural ... 42 Things I?ve Learned ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 12 Oct 2017 01:15:00 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
Daughter\'s safety fears for missionary parents in Vanuatu
Graeme and Maebry Reid, both aged in their 70s, left Christchurch for Vanuatu six weeks ago to teach English in the remote island town of Onesua. The couple's daughter, Sue Yearbury, said she spoke to the pair on Friday morning by Skype and was in touch by ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 16 Mar 2015 21:52:17 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 08:21:00 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 04:00:00 GMT