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“From Laos with love”: How to work with your Lao partner – new series by guest author Beate Pinisch

“No man ever steps in the same river twice, for it’s not the same river and he’s not the same man.” (Heraclitus)

Editor’s note: This is the first part of a new series about learning to work with Lao partners, 

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The end of lent: Festival of lights, Boat racing festival, Teachers’ Day

One morning when Nina, one of the volunteers at the LGTC, went for her morning run along the Mekong River, she saw a Ferris wheel and other attraction stalls being set up. This could only mean that everyone was getting … Read more

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Lao lunch with new friends

During our first week at Ban Sikeud primary school in September, Hanna and I (Jessica) were invited by the school’s two English teachers, Ms Mittaphone “Mit” Sichampa and Ms Phovang “Noy” Inthavong, to prepare and have lunch together in … Read more

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“Singlish”: Learn fun songs, action rhymes, and games!

In preparation for the future Team V (and Team VI), who is (will be) in Laos to teach English this autumn/winter (in the coming spring), Prof. Martin organized two workshops called „Singlish“ this summer. These workshops were also attended by … Read more

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Farewell Letter from England – by guest author Lee Shutler (Director of Studies at Hilderstone College)

It has been almost 3 weeks since they left us – their smiles, their willingness and their enthusiasm, we miss everything that they gave us. They enriched the lives of the students, and teachers(!), that they met. We all have … Read more
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From England back to Laos via Karlsruhe – Letters from England by Donekeo Keositthivong & Souvanh Navong

Letter from Donekeo
On Friday 18th August 2017  I flew from England to Germany in the afternoon around 14:10 pm.
The first thing I arrived  I saw my friend Annika and David they pick us … Read more
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