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Category Archives: Teacher interviews

An interview with Ms Bounpheng Singhalath – daughter, wife & mother, student, worker & teacher

After my arrival in Ban Sikeud on 21 February 2019, Pauline Faix, (Team VII), introduced to me Ms Bounpheng Singhalath,1 my tandem-partner during my internship at the Ban Phang Heng primary school. The more time … Read more

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Spotlight on intercultural encounters – an interview with Ms Mittaphone Sichampa and Ms Phovang Inthavong

Dear readers,

First of all, let me (re-)reintroduce two of my lovely tandem-teachers: Ms Mittaphone “Mit” Sichampa and Ms Phovang “Noy” Inthavong. “Re-“, because you might already know them as they were amongst the first teachers to join the Read more

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Traditional Lao weaving – an interview with Ms Khamsee Thanbounhueang

Before we came here, we read many of the articles on this blog to get a first impression of what we can expect from our journey to the Lao PDR. Besides many interesting articles on many different topics, especially the … Read more

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Karate Kid(s) – how Mr Sai ignites a spark for karate in his pupils

Coming to Laos, I was overcome with several impressions during the first weeks. There were a lot of new scents while riding down the street to the schools where I would be teaching for the next seven weeks. There were … Read more

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Letters from Laos – “Hello, Germany” by Akina Yadsadahuk

Hello, my name’s Mrs. Akina YADSADAHUK. I am twenty-six year old.

I was born in Watnak village, district Sisattanak but now I live in Xaysavang village, Xaythany district, Vientiane capital. I graduated from National University of Laos. I also have … Read more

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A wish for a better education – an interview with Mr Khamsing Nanthavongdouangsy

When I met Mr Khamsing Nanthavongdouangsy, the School Manager of Ban Phan Heng Primary and Secondary School and also Lao General Manager of the Angels for Children Foundation, for the very first time, I was delighted with his positive mindset … Read more

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