Zimbabwe is a landlocked country in southern Africa, bordered by the Zambezi and Limpopo rivers. The official language is English, however, the majority of the population speaks Shona. A new unity government was formed in February 2009, along with a formal acceptance of dollarization by the government that ended the country's period of unprecedented hyperinflation. Although Zimbabwe offers popular tourist attractions in Victoria Falls, Great Zimbabwe, and selected game parks, much of the country's infrastructure has collapsed and emergency medical care is very limited.
The birth pangs of the new curriculum in Zim
the new curriculum in Zimbabwe that has earned a variety of not always complimentary epithets for its exponents. While the new curriculum is an idea whose time has come, it has, nevertheless caused a lot of trepidation among teachers and parents alike.
Publ.Date : Mon, 18 Sep 2017 16:18:00 GMT
5 ways MCC is improving education
The topics they chose included techniques to help slow learners, classroom management, student stress management, nonviolent discipline and teaching English and Swahili ... school management committees in Zimbabwe, Laos, Zambia, Cambodia and Kenya.
Publ.Date : Thu, 14 Sep 2017 11:16:00 GMT
Timaru woman is returning to Zimbabwe to help finish building a classroom
The maximum temperature averaged 39 degrees Celsius in the small, remote town of Beitbridge, on Zimbabwe's border with South Africa, in the two weeks Roxy Pitchford was there. For the Timaru Girls' High School maths and physical education teacher it ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:13:00 GMT
Zimbabwe: U.S. Brings Hawaiian Musical Ensemble to Zimbabwe
"The Aloha Zimbabwe Project will aid a deeper cultural exchange to ... Since the middle of the 19th century, it also has come to be used as an English greeting to say goodbye and hello. "Aloha" is also included in the state nickname of Hawaii, the "Aloha ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 13 Sep 2017 04:53:00 GMT
You are wired to fly past your obstacles
A GOLDEN key can open any door, thunders one of the English proverbs. Life is littered with abundance ... he came up with what he thought to be a very good study and presented it to his teacher. In the assignment, he had written about what he wanted ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 12 Sep 2017 03:28:00 GMT
The Busy (but Big-Hearted) Person\'s Guide to All Things Volunteer in Africa
As an English teaching volunteer in Africa ... The company offers African programs in Zimbabwe, Tanzania and Madagascar. From volunteering in the Masai Mara to diving into the deep waters off Madagascar. GoEco is one of Go Abroad?s top rated volunteer ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 04 Sep 2017 01:00:00 GMT
Priyanka Chopra Shuts The Person Like A Boss Who Questioned Her Jordan Initiatives
Since the kids were learning English I thought Pencil may be appropriate ... A class full of future doctors, engineers, police officers, teachers. What breaks my heart is they can't even access proper schools as refugee kids... how will they access ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 11 Sep 2017 01:00:00 GMT
I Spent a Night at Donald Trump?s Childhood Home. He Would Hate This Place
The house is ?vaguely faux-Tudorish,? says Gwenda Blair, author of The Trumps: Three Generations of Builders and a President, and with its cream stucco fašade, peaked roof and decorative wooden planks, it looks like the manse of a minor English lord.
Publ.Date : Fri, 08 Sep 2017 02:50:00 GMT
I am not controversial, I am just honest ? Pastor Mpyisi
No one is teaching anything about the Rwandan culture. It should be a compulsory subject in schools. Kinyarwanda and History should be compulsory. It?s a shame that our children are studying American History, English and French as compulsory languages an ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 10 Sep 2017 15:08:00 GMT
Blame quality of teaching in Zimbabwe
Education, Sport and Culture Minister David Coltart Now we hear that in 2012, 81% of Zimbabwe ... teachers from the country. A breakdown of the exam results for 2012 shows that the pass rate for Shona was 18% while there was a 20% pass rate for English ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 14 Feb 2013 10:53:22 GMT