What you need to teach in the Himalayas

Ashley MathewsAshley Mathews

4/13/2016

Posted in: Ashley's Journal, Teachers Journals

He had asked my students what we do in class and they said “we play games!” You can imagine his reaction as he was a believer in direct instruction.

If you’re considering teaching in Nepal, here’s three tips to make your experience supreme! An open mind When deciding where I wanted to study abroad I knew I wanted to go somewhere drastically different from home (Oregon, USA) to expand my view of reality; What I got far surpassed my expectations. Life in the Himalayas […]

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Visit to Nepal

Brad HurvitzBrad Hurvitz

9/18/2015

Posted in: Brad's Notes

I was preparing to go to Nepal last spring to create partnerships with new schools in the Himalayas for my organization, Trek to Teach.  Just a couple weeks before my trip, Nepal was hit by a massive earthquake. We had three teachers at our schools in Annapurna and several Trek to Teach staff members in […]

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