Kiribati - Level 4: Do Not Travel
Do not travel to Kiribati due to COVID-19.
The Republic of Kiribati (pronounced kir-ree-bas) is an island group in the Western Pacific Ocean. It consists of an archipelago of some 33 low-lying coral atolls surrounded by extensive reefs, with a total land area of 800 square kilometers. Kiribati gained independence from the United Kingdom in 1979. Kiribati has an elected President and a legislative assembly. The capital city is Tarawa. Kiribati has few natural resources, and its economy is very small. Tourist facilities are not widely available.
In Kiribati, Festerling found that some of the most effective aids in teaching English were the simple stories in Dr. Seuss books. He also taught the geography of the islands, which happen to be where ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 22 May 2018 06:05:00 GMT
You\'re making this island disappear
Kiribati, the Maldives ... many looking for work or better schools for their children -- a chance to learn English. Marshallese people can live and work legally in the United States without ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 29 Jun 2015 03:50:00 GMT
Kiribati: An Atlantis in the Pacific
Kiribati leader Taneti Maamau, who campaigned for closer ties with Beijing, has emerged victorious in a tight race for the presidency, underscoring the island nation?s diplomatic switch towards ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 14 Oct 2021 17:00:00 GMT
COVID-19 creates dire US shortage of teachers, school staff
Elsewhere, principals are filling in as crossing guards, teachers are being offered signing ... staff like instructional aides ? who help English learners and special needs students ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 26 Sep 2021 00:14:00 GMT
TWU bilingual teaching program named national finalist
Texas Woman?s University?s PIONERAS program has been selected as a national finalist for the 2021 Examples of Excelencia award. The award, which was founded in 2005, recognizes college-level ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 17 Sep 2021 10:57:00 GMT
Technology for Teaching
The COVID-19 pandemic disrupted education for more than one billion students globally and introduced the new reality of distance education for which millions of teachers are unequipped and unprepared.
Publ.Date : Sat, 22 May 2021 03:05:00 GMT
GCPS announces 2021-22 local teachers of the year
? Spanish Teacher (Grades 6-8) ? Collins Hill High School, Maggie Harper? , English to Speakers of Other Languages Teacher (Grades 9-12) ? Cooper Elementary School, Pamela Hart? ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 28 Sep 2021 17:58:00 GMT
Small steps, big changes
BENGALURU : After listening to the president of Kiribati on how the small island ... the national anthems of 260 countries. ?My music teacher taught me four national anthems on the keyboard ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 27 Sep 2021 16:20:00 GMT
Mental health in the Pacific ? let?s talk about it
Here in the Pacific, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) funds communication programs for 12 National Red Cross Societies ? those in Cook Islands, Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 09 Oct 2021 17:00:00 GMT
PH adds more countries to Covid-19 \'green\' list
THE Philippine government has revised the list of "green" countries or those with low risk of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) following its decision to ease the testing and quarantine ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 15 Oct 2021 07:52:00 GMT