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... will say anything to move things forward, either because they agree or they're afraid to speak. There's a rigid hierarchy, and criticism of one's superiors is not tolerated (traditional Japanese style). As absolute monarch, the King has title over all land, so if you step out of line, one on his lieutenants throws you off your farm.......or out of your shop, or factory, or home. Everyone, including the press, has to be careful. Education is ...
... stating that any teachers who do not return to work by Tuesday will be fired. It is unlikely that this will actually happen but what remains to be seen is whether or not the teachers union will view it as credible threat. This strike is interesting because neither side can feasibly back off. The teachers have a reasonable request (they want to paid more) but the government just doesn’t have the money. There is no way for government to meet the teachers demand and ...
... working at the school the kids were copying down words in their notebooks and calling it learning to write. The teacher would take at least an hour out of each day copying the words into the children’s notebooks and watching them copy the shapes of the words. It was incredibly time consuming and the kids weren’t actually learning anything (its hard to learn spelling before you know the alphabet!). It wasn’t an age appropriate approach and, frankly, it ...
... br> most culturally diverse and eclectic entertainment venues in the world! We
watched an insane performance encompassing 17 different styles of African
traditional dance – the traditional dress, off guard dance moves and integral
meanings behind each dance was a beautiful insight to a tradition that is so
quickly dissipating into a modern world – I will feel forever privilege to have
... of this a lot of other volunteers have been leaving Peace Corps this month (we’ve lost 4 this week I think).
This may sound like a major downer but it really isn’t it is just a part of this crazy ride: an inevitable down before the equally unstoppable up. And plenty of good and interesting things have been happening as well. As most of you know my birthday was at the end of May and let me tell you, it was one for the books.