An overseas territory of the United States, Guam lies in the West Pacific Ocean, and is the largest island in the area. Its economy thrives on tourism, manufacturing, and industry.
HONORING OUR VETERANS: Navy provides stepping stones for a dream
Ashten Gerbing-Williams has always known exactly what she wanted to do ? teach high school English. The problem was ... She was headed to Guam on a ship that held more people than those in her hometown. During her leave time, she traveled.
Publ.Date : Wed, 08 Nov 2017 17:47:00 GMT
Researcher: English spoken on Guam unique
While it?s common knowledge that some English words spoken on Guam are unique, research shows it goes far ... She's currently completing her teaching degree.
Publ.Date : Fri, 31 Mar 2017 23:58:32 GMT
Is America?s Most Controversial Education Group Changing Its Ways?
Opponents also argue the organization?s elite recruits often displace veteran black and Latino teachers. Honolulu-based English teacher and Teach for ... and Native Hawaiian students and kids from Guam. Last weekend, in between Teach for America panels ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 11 Feb 2016 11:23:10 GMT
Los Angeles, CA Japanese Lessons
I have been teaching chess, singing, English, algebra, and basic Math since 2002 ... I am very proud to have been born and raised on the lovely island of Guam! I have been playing guitar, bass, and drums since I was 15, and have had a passion for music ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 08 Nov 2017 11:23:00 GMT
Top Teachers Say Family Stress and Poverty Top List of Education Hurdles
The survey, released this week by Scholastic, polled the 56 ?Teachers of the Year? in every US state, the District of Columbia, Guam, and other jurisdictions ... At 24 percent, even English language limitations ranked higher than bullying.
Publ.Date : Tue, 19 May 2015 14:23:19 GMT
Northampton Community College professor is Pennsylvania Professor of the Year
Last year there were 31 winners, including Laurie Grobman, a professor of English and women's studies from Penn State's Berks campus. There are also four national winners who receive $5,000 each from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.
Publ.Date : Thu, 19 Nov 2015 11:34:26 GMT
Native of Guam educates other Islanders on breast cancer
Southern California is home to the largest indigenous Chamorro population outside of the U.S. territory of Guam. Robert, a Head Start preschool teacher, discovered a lump ... limited to just the insured or the English speaking,? Wolter said.
Publ.Date : Sat, 08 Mar 2008 16:00:00 GMT
2,500 Refugees Leaving Guam for U.S. Mainland
ANDERSEN AIR FORCE BASE, Guam, Friday, May 2?The refugee ... ?I heard the song.? Parents are teaching their children to shake hands properly. And adults are trying out their English. They walk up to total strangers and say, ?Hello.
Publ.Date : Thu, 01 May 1975 18:00:00 GMT
Port Orchard woman?s songs a big hit on Guam
Howard was born in Guam, where she lived until moving to Kitsap County in 1986. ?Our language is dying out. During my generation, we couldn?t speak our language at school. They were teaching us how to speak English, so our (Chamorro) language was never ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 16 Apr 2011 21:55:37 GMT
Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 4 Seabees Complete First Joint Project of 2017 Deployment
To the Seabees, the project is more than just construction; it has allowed them to work alongside their ROK Navy counterparts, learn different techniques and ways of construction and teach their ways ... of NMCB 4 and three English speaking engineers ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 07 Nov 2017 13:50:00 GMT