El Salvador is located in the Southern part of Central America, and is on the Pacific Ocean. Know officially as the Republic of the Savior, points of interest include the international nature preserve of El Trifinio, and national parks such as El Imposible.
The American TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) Institute offers training to become certified to teach English in foreign countries. The program takes approximately 60-120 hours of training over a three to four week period. Once you’ve completed the program, you can be placed in a variety of countries to work as an English teacher. One popular destination for teaching is the Central American country of El Salvador.
El Salvador is a democratic country with a developing economy. Tourism facilities are not fully developed. The capital is San Salvador, accessible by El Salvador's International Airport at Comalapa. The U.S. Dollar is the primary currency in El Salvador and the economy is fully dollarized. Americans traveling with U.S. Dollars should not exchange them for Colones.
El Salvador quarantine centres become points of contagion
Salvadoran President Nayib Bukele has imposed some of the hemisphere?s toughest measures against the new coronavirus ? closing h ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 17 May 2020 07:34:00 GMT
PragerU: Mother Knows Best: Why I Fight for School Choice
Are government schools really giving children the education they deserve? If you think the answer is ?yes,? you haven't asked a parent with a child stuck in a bad school. Cecilia Iglesias, President ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 09 Jul 2020 06:49:00 GMT
Everyday Hero: Utah County Jail cook from El Salvador shares life lessons with inmates
?He works well with the inmates and enjoys being able to teach them.? While Rodriguez still goes back to visit El Salvador from time to time, he is happy to live in the United States.
Publ.Date : Mon, 08 Jun 2020 01:00:00 GMT
Calvera, Elizabeth Cure
Born in Biloxi, Mississippi, Libby grew up in El Salvador ... a job as teacher and principal of a American-Venezuelan elementary school. A few years later she accepted a job teaching English ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 23 May 2020 21:02:00 GMT
What it means to be Afro-Latino: \'We are diverse in every single possible way\'
"There's people like us and don't speak English. We're not all African-Americans. We are diverse in every single possible way you can imagine.? ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 09 Jul 2020 15:09:00 GMT
Between Two Worlds: The Americanization of a Latina
The Americanization movement was an early 20th-century initiative that sought to assimilate newcomers rapidly into American civic life by teaching them English and immersing them in the culture. "The ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 07 Jul 2020 12:34:00 GMT
A Town in the Heart of Trump Country Learned to Love Immigrants. Then COVID Hit.
This is the story of how Huron?the only sizable town in Beadle County, which Donald Trump carried by 37 points in 2016?became not only a magnet for immigrants but a place where they are celebrated. It ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 09 Jul 2020 20:47:00 GMT
A border school for asylum-seekers goes virtual
The Sidewalk School opened in a cramped tent city on the U.S.-Mexico border. Now its students, craving educational opportunities in the States, face their latest challenge: learning during a pandemic ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 30 Jun 2020 07:08:00 GMT
These Celebrity-Backed Charitable Foundations Are Doing So Much Good
With great power comes great responsibility, and that definitely applies to the biggest movie stars and musicians of Hollywood. In the age of social media, celebrities have more of a voice than ever ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 03 Jul 2020 08:00:00 GMT
COVID-19 and the Class of 2020: Prince George?s graduate remains unstoppable
Velas came to the country from El Salvador at age 6, and remembers being frustrated by her initial inability to speak English ... to say goodbye to the many teachers who helped her throughout ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 29 May 2020 01:56:00 GMT
Veritas Prep Is Reshaping American Basketball With Latino Flavor
A Southern California school is opening its doors and giving Latin American basketball talent an education and opportunity.
Publ.Date : Wed, 08 Jul 2020 09:00:00 GMT
San Antonio bucks national trend in college financial aid applications, though still hurt by pandemic
The new Alamo Promise initiative helped drive an increase in federal financial aid applications near the start of the year. Then the virus hit.
Publ.Date : Mon, 06 Jul 2020 02:00:00 GMT