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Tag Archives: “Teaching English in Laos”

We are Team VIII

Meet Team VIII!

Hello and Sabaidee!

We are Team VIII and excited to be part of the project! We will be living and working in Laos at Ban Phang Heng Primary & Secondary School and the Lao-German Technical College (LGTC) … Read more

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Morning sport in Sikeud Primary School – combatting the “cold”

The onset of the “cold season” in winter brings a mean temperature of 25 degrees Celsius, and Laotians start wearing jackets, woolly hats, leggings, and gloves. To combat the cold, a new routine begins at Ban Sikeud Primary School: … Read more

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Workshop on 26 November 2018 – “Communication in the classroom: How to make pupils talk”

Sabaidee!

We are Natalie, Malin, and Meike and – in case you missed our previous Team VII post – one of our diverse tasks is being responsible for tandem-work with the primary and secondary English teachers at the three AfC Read more

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New series: “Language education and global citizenship” (edited by I. Martin)

Editor’s note: Starting in January 2019, the new series “Language education and global citizenship” on this blog will feature the research conducted in the “Teaching English in Laos” project, which started in 2015 and quickly grew to encompass and explore Read more

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A day in the life of… a PH Karlsruhe volunteer

6:30 a.m.

The alarm in Natalie’s and my – Anja’s – room goes off for the first time… one quick move to switch it off and here we go… five more minutes of sleep before we have to make our … Read more

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The Lao flag ceremony

After having worked here for more than two months now, it was high time to find out what actually happens during the weekly flag ceremonies at the schools we work for. As we are not familiar with the concept of … Read more

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