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.
16 Johns Hopkins students receive Fulbright grants
The Fulbright English Teaching Assistant, or ETA ... Senior Laura Bou Delgado received an ETA grant to Moldova. Mollie Cueva-Dabkoski (KSAS 2017) was offered an ETA grant to Spain. Six other students at Johns Hopkins were named alternates for Fulbright ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 22 May 2018 08:26:00 GMT
Moldova teachers visit Onslow schools
Victoria Isac, an English teacher and school psychologist in Moldova, has created a partnership with Bell and Queens Creek Elementary through the Open World program. ?I want Moldova to become a country where people can fulfill their dream and not flee ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 06 Oct 2017 16:21:00 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
Lives in limbo
Mihaela is 45, from the city of Galati near the border with Moldova; she spent 20 years as a teacher, making ?1,000 a month ... dangling silver earrings and a bit of a sniffle; she has better English, and does more of the talking.
Publ.Date : Tue, 22 May 2018 02:29:00 GMT
School program restructured for English language learners
For elementary students just beginning to learn English, the new program marks a major change to the way they receive instruction. In years past, the district's seven ELL teachers drove from ... after immigrating from Moldova, a country near Russia.
Publ.Date : Thu, 27 Aug 2015 23:45:00 GMT
Moldova: another tough job that we have come to love
In Moldova, the PC focus areas are English language education, community development, health education and small enterprise development. Tom?s assignment has been as a community and organization development consultant and mine as a health teacher in the ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 10 May 2018 05:00:00 GMT
What I learned about Eastern European democracy from Lithuania?s youth
My students came from Russia, Chechnya, Lithuania, Ukraine, Georgia, Belarus, Moldova ... Eastern Europe were a delight to teach. All of them were fluently trilingual. They spoke their native language, Russian and English. They were engaged in their ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 13 May 2018 11:20:00 GMT
Lifelong learners connect over new language
?We get to enjoy conversations within our own kind of community,? said Natasha Weissenberg, originally from Moldova. ?We have different languages, but we can understand each other because of English ... scavenger hunt, teaching them new words ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 20 Apr 2018 20:32:00 GMT
Independent Appeal: Moldova\'s Florence Nightingale
It would have been easy for the languages teacher, at the time aged 22, to accept the brutally perfunctory advice of the medical professionals in her native Moldova ... Speaking in the fluent English she taught herself to understand medical text books ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 20 Dec 2010 16:00:00 GMT