Zimbabwe is a landlocked country in southern Africa, bordered by the Zambezi and Limpopo rivers. The official language is English, however, the majority of the population speaks Shona. A new unity government was formed in February 2009, along with a formal acceptance of dollarization by the government that ended the country's period of unprecedented hyperinflation. Although Zimbabwe offers popular tourist attractions in Victoria Falls, Great Zimbabwe, and selected game parks, much of the country's infrastructure has collapsed and emergency medical care is very limited.
TEFL Offers Native English Speakers a Different Type of Holiday in 2018, Swap Language for a 3-4 Star Hotel Plus Meals in Central Europe
Zimbabwe, Hong Kong, South Africa and Canada to name a few. English is also an official language of several Unions of States such as the EU. It is no surprise that there is a great demand for English (TEFL) teachers Worldwide, many schools in many ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 10 Oct 2017 06:48:00 GMT
Tribute to Susan Dangarembga: A true visionary
I also represent the generality of the people of Zimbabwe who were impacted ... went to the UK where she obtained a Masters in English and an advanced teaching diploma. Her journey in excellence never stopped. On her return, she then settled at Hartzell ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 15 Oct 2017 08:32:00 GMT
Moncton school enrolment spikes with 360-plus new international students
With students from such a variety of countries, including Albania, Greece and Zimbabwe, registered this year, many tutors have been hired to help them improve their English-language skills. Teacher Jenny O'Neill, who stopped working full time when her ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 10 Oct 2017 04:04:00 GMT
On her return in 1964, she settled at Hartzell High School teaching both Latin and English. In 1983 she became the first female Public Service Commissioner of an independent Zimbabwe. What a trailblazer! The second way in which Susan Dangarembga provided ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 14 Oct 2017 19:33:00 GMT
Mtshabezi High, school par excellence
This demonstrates hard work and commitment from both the pupils and the teachers. We only allow them to write six subjects otherwise I?m confident that if allowed they could have attained even more,? said Mr Moyo. ?In English Language we have 18 As ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 06 Oct 2017 17:49:00 GMT
Should african countries get rid of colonial symbols? [Culture TMC]
With funny blond wigs (symbol of the English legal system) still worn today by judges and lawyers in countries like Kenya, Zimbabwe or Nigeria ... but above all to better teach colonial history. And this debate on colonial or slavery symbols does not ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 09 Oct 2017 16:44:00 GMT
On the Move With the Donkey-Powered Mobile Libraries of Zimbabwe
The road leading to Siyangaya Primary School, in a rural part of Zimbabwe?s Tsholotsho District ... and perhaps publicly screen movies. Teachers, meanwhile, can use the computers to plan lessons and relate textbook learning to current events.
Publ.Date : Mon, 09 Oct 2017 23:04:00 GMT
Half the Battle: First-Generation Students at Harvard
One day, she was editing an essay with her English teacher when email correspondence from Harvard ... magnified by the fact that he grew up in an entirely different culture in Zimbabwe. He was interested in becoming a club member, but he had no idea ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 06 Oct 2017 20:15:00 GMT
Where is Nigerian Literature?
In reality most of the books with which Literature in English is being taught in Nigerian schools today ... More importantly, who will teach them the practical aspect of grit, the one thing the study and practice of literature teaches?
Publ.Date : Fri, 06 Oct 2017 18:51:00 GMT
Making choices and moving on
This essential truth is what the inimitable Paul Matavire was talking about in his famous and hilarious flake of genius when in bombastic English he observed ... fact of human greed and selfishness. In Zimbabwe, this unfortunate trait of human nature ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 09 Oct 2017 15:56:00 GMT