Angels for Children and the University of Education Karlsruhe

Yearly Archives: 2016

Our first impressions of a whole new world – by Silja Schäfer and Thorsten Feldmann

It had been several months since our graduation from the University of Education Karlsruhe and we were very excited to start our journey halfway around the globe to Laos. In several meetings we prepared ourselves with the help of Prof. … Read more

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How I became an English teacher in Laos – Essays by Donekeo Keosiththivong and Souksakhone Sindavan

I would like to introduce my two outstanding English teacher students from Phan Heng Secondary School: Ms Donekeo Keosiththivong and Ms Souksakhone Sindavan. Both young women are gifted and highly motivated teachers who want to improve their English language skills. … Read more

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Pre-Christmas visit #1: Board member of “Angels for Children” Lars Engel in Laos

Despite his full schedule as one of the two managing directors of BHS Corrugated, Lars Engel (board member of AfC and brother of Christian Engel) visited Laos for two days during a business trip to Asia. The foundation staff and … Read more

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Teaching Vocabulary Workshop

On the 24th of November we – Kerstin and Pauline – held a workshop for our primary school teachers from both primary schools at Sikeud Primary School. We chose the topic “Teaching Vocabulary – Variety in methodology for diversified … Read more

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Two Lao weddings

Is there a better way to get to know the Lao spirit of trust, love, and intimate togetherness than being part of a traditional Lao wedding ceremony? We were the lucky ones who got that chance. There was a lot … Read more

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The “Tooth-Brushing Project” of Ban Sikeud Primary School

Every year, Ban Sikeud Primary School runs a tooth-brushing project from October to April. The same is now established at Ban Phang Heng Primary School and started this year.

The project was initiated by the Lao Ministry of Education … Read more

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