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In Laos, our VISAs expire every 30 days. Therefore, we soon needed to take a trip to the Thai/Lao border.
On Saturday, the 21st of November, more than 20 Lao and English teachers gathered at Ban Phang Heng Secondary School
Last Wednesday, we went to the English Department of the University of Laos to join their weekly „English Zone“, a
We, Franziska and Tobias, recently started working with English for Mopsy and me in the two preschool classes of Ban
Throughout the next days after our arrival, our schedule was packed. First, we visited all three schools supported by the
We got our first glimps of Laos after an exhausting, twenty hour journey through the tiny window of Flight No
Why are there five alumni and a Professor from the University of Education Karlsruhe at Frankfurt Airport? And who are
Traditionally, Modern Western Square Dance is known as a North American folk dance. Various steps and figures from different European
For our preparation for teaching English in Laos, Prof. Martin asked Ms Leonora Fröhlich-Ward and her friendly hand puppet dog
A key aspect in early language learning is developing and fostering a positive attitude towards the target language, which in

Coming up (excerpt)

  • Thu
    25
    Mar
    2021
    Wed
    30
    Jun
    2021

    Team XI.5 works in Vientiane (2021)

    LGTC (Vientiane)

    After one full Covid-gap year, travel is possible again and we resume our cooperations!

  • Tue
    27
    Apr
    2021
    Sat
    31
    Jul
    2021

    2 Erasmus+ Staff Mobilities from Karlsruhe University of Education to Savannakhet University (English)

    Savannakhet, Lao P.D.R.

    Our doctoral students Ms Rebecca Dengler and Ms Miaoxing Ye look forward to research and teaching at SKU this summer!

  • Thu
    29
    Apr
    2021
    Sat
    31
    Jul
    2021

    3 Erasmus+ Staff Mobilities from Savannakhet University to Karlsruhe University of Education (4 staff: English, IT, Physics)

    Karlsruhe, Germany

    We look forward to our partners Ms Phetsavanh Somsivilay (English), Mr Sitsanou Phouthavong (Physics), and Ms Somsanouk Xayyavong (IT)!

  • Wed
    22
    Sep
    2021
    Fri
    24
    Sep
    2021

    "Relocating Research in Applied Linguistics" (Standortbestimmungen): 29th Conference for Applied Linguistics (Fremdsprachendidaktik) of the German Foreign Languages Research Association (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Fremdsprachenforschung, DGFF)

    9:00 - 18:00University of Essen-Duisburg (online)

    Conference homepage and programme, with three papers by researchers in our project (I. Martin, R. Dengler, M. Ye) in Section 7: "Decolonisation and Anti-racism in Applied Linguistics"

  • Thu
    23
    Sep
    2021

    "Bilateral decolonisation in Applied Linguistics and Research in Foreign Languages: A Case Study" - conference paper by I. Martin

    (tba)University of Essen-Duisburg (online)

    German title: "Bilaterale Dekolonisierung in der Fremdsprachendidaktik und Fremdsprachenforschung: ein Fallbeispiel"

  • Thu
    23
    Sep
    2021

    "Intercultural barriers in 'international' English course books at Savannakhet University, Laos" - conference paper by R. Dengler

    (tba)University of Essen-Duisburg (online)

    German title: "Interkulturelle Hindernisse in ‘internationalen’ Englischlehrbüchern an der Savannakhet University, Laos"

  • Thu
    23
    Sep
    2021

    "Decolonisation of foreign language teaching in China and Laos: Similarities and differences of Chinese and Lao EFL leaners’ misplacements of English stress focused on their L1 tone influence" - conference paper by M. Ye

    (tba)University of Essen-Duisburg (online)

Current development

  • Thu
    12
    Apr
    2018
    Tue
    11
    Apr
    2023

    University cooperation (MoU) between University of Education Karlsruhe (KUE) and Savannakhet University (SKU)

    2018 - 2023Karlsruhe (Germany) and Savannakhet (Laos)
  • Fri
    01
    Jun
    2018
    Sat
    31
    Jul
    2021

    1st "Erasmus+ Mobility Programme" between University of Education Karlsruhe (SKU) & Savannakhet University (SKU): "Bi-directional learning and teaching"

    2018-2021 Karlsruhe (Germany) and Savannakhet (Laos)
  • Wed
    01
    Apr
    2020
    Sat
    31
    Jul
    2021

    Next Erasmus+ Mobilities 2020 are postponed to spring 2021

    Spring 2021PH Karlsruhe

    We will catch up later when we can travel and meet again.

  • Fri
    01
    Jan
    2021
    Mon
    31
    Jul
    2023

    2nd "Erasmus+ Mobility Programme" between Karlsruhe University of Education (KUE) and Savannakhet University (SKU): "Sustainable Development and Global Citizenship Education" (official start delayed by Covid-19)

    2021 - 2023Karlsruhe (Germany) and Savannakhet (Laos)
  • Tue
    27
    Apr
    2021
    Sat
    31
    Jul
    2021

    2 Erasmus+ Staff Mobilities from Karlsruhe University of Education to Savannakhet University (English)

    Savannakhet, Lao P.D.R.

    Our doctoral students Ms Rebecca Dengler and Ms Miaoxing Ye look forward to research and teaching at SKU this summer!

Project videos

Live documentation

Ban Sikeud primary school

The first school supported by the foundation since 2003

Ban Phang Heng lower secondary school

Lower secondary school, supported by Angels for Children since 2011

Ban Phang Heng primary school

Second primary school supported by the foundation since 2013

Lao-German Technical College

Joint vocational training with BHS Corrugated since 2015

Savannakhet University

University cooperation between Savannakhet and Karlsruhe since 2018

Vocational Education Development Institute

Cooperation between the VEDI and  the University of Education Karlsruhe since 2019

Sunshine school

Cooperation between the Sunshine school and  the University of Education Karlsruhe since 2020

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Academic literature on Laos
– Education
– Vocational training
– Miscellaneous

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