“Beauty is in the eye of the beholder”
From the very beginning during our stay in Laos, we have been faced with the subject of beauty and Lao beauty ideals. One of the very first sentences we heard from our … Read more Read more
By including the next group of the teachers, the mathematics teachers, into the “teach-the-teacher-” program, the project has entered in its next stage. My job was to work with those mathematics teachers, Mr Noy, Ms Toukham, and Ms … Read more Read more
In mid-February, I (Julia) came to Laos with Team VI to start my internship at Bang Phang Heng lower secondary school and at the Ban Sikeud primary school. As my other main subject of study apart from English is … Read more Read more
The project “Teaching English in Laos” has come a long way.
I remember when Prof. Martin told us about her first visit to Laos during my first semester in the winter of 2015/16 in her lecture on foreign-language teaching methodology. … Read more Read more
On 16 March 2018 we – Shirin Ud-Din and Isabell Kaemmer – invited all the English teachers as well as the “Non-English” teachers from Ban Phang Heng Secondary School and Ban Sikeud Primary School to our workshop “Techniques of Teaching … Read more Read more
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 Read more