The Republic of Moldova became an independent country after the collapse of the USSR in 1991, and is now a parliamentary democracy. Moldova is a member of NATO's Partnership for Peace program as well as a member of the Council of Europe. The capital, Chisinau, offers adequate hotels and restaurants, but tourist facilities in other parts of the country are not always highly developed and some of the goods and services taken for granted in other countries are not yet available.
Ellwood City woman receives Fulbright award
A former Ellwood City woman has received a Fulbright U.S. Student Program award to Moldova from the State Department and ... will support the teaching of English at Balti State University as a teaching assistant. She is the daughter of Timothy and Dr ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 12 Sep 2017 01:20:00 GMT
In Moldova, as Demand for English Grows, Teachers Try Best They Can
AA: I'm Avi Arditti and this week on Wordmaster: another in our recent conversations with English teachers from around the world. These are teachers I met in Seattle at the annual convention of the TESOL association. TESOL stands for Teachers of English to ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 30 Apr 2007 17:00:00 GMT
When Mary\'s husband of 40 years died, her world collapsed. Then she set out on a gloriously life-affirming adventure...
A voluntary organisation was looking for people to teach English in a school in Moldova - an Eastern European country sandwiched between Romania and Ukraine Knowing nothing about the country or its people, Mary decided to apply. ?I thought perhaps I ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 06 May 2010 13:01:00 GMT
More news from our reporter in Moldova
We recently ran some of the anecdotes sent us from Moldova by Peace Corps volunteer Jessica Askins ... To keep herself amused when not teaching English to her charges, or keeping out of the ubiquitous Moldovan mud, or sitting under a blanket ingesting ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 05 Nov 2005 16:00:00 GMT
Are the Baptist trafficking children?
Because of the stigma of AIDS we also run our own English medium school, for which we are seeking teachers for long term commitments ... Opportunities for volunteers in Russia, Ukraine, Moldova, Armenia, Tajikistan, Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan.
Publ.Date : Mon, 01 Feb 2010 16:00:00 GMT
Ann Arbor graduate to study Russian in Moldova through state department scholarship
An Ann Arbor high school graduate will spend the upcoming year in Moldova studying Russian ... Milkie said she hopes to use Russian or French in diplomatic services, teaching English or as an interpreter.
Publ.Date : Thu, 06 Aug 2015 03:00:00 GMT
NATO supports Mongolia in transforming its defence education system
Since 2013, the National Defence University of Mongolia (MNDU) has implemented a new core curriculum for staff officers, reviewed instructors? teaching methods and placed greater emphasis on English and ... the Republic of Moldova, Serbia, the former ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 13 Sep 2017 05:40:00 GMT
Moldovan Girl Mastered English But Will Leave Land Of Fast Food
Patricia Brantly, Marina's English teacher, has taught a foreign exchange student each ... Marina said that students in Moldova seem to be more serious about learning. Brantly agreed, noting that students in Marina's country aren't allowed to work while ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 17 Jun 1995 17:00:00 GMT
Moldova, Ecuador and Brazil students welcomed to Buckfield high school
The three girls from Ecuador, Brazil and Moldova told them the worst of the hurricane ... Mazon is living with Gretchen Kimball, an English and science teacher at the school. Leca and Cavalhieri are neighbors in Turner where they are staying with the ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 31 Oct 2012 14:40:00 GMT
Moldova to Montana: A comeback story
After all, he has only known English for a few years. Until eighth grade, Curry?s home was a village in the corner of Moldova, an eastern European ... still doesn?t really understand. His mom, a teacher, traveled between their country home, visiting ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 29 May 2016 22:00:00 GMT