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Phillippa Burrows, Sri Lanka, 2006

What To Wear While Teaching in India & Sri Lanka

It is important to be dressed appropriately while teaching. And what is considered appropriate is different in different countries. (These suggestions apply to Sri Lanka and India) For Male Volunteers First rule – Don’t wear shorts!   It’s important to be seen as a respected member of the teaching faculty and, even if you don’t […]

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My First Lesson

The first lesson with any group can be a bit scary. Here’s an activity that I’ve found useful when dealing with students from about Grade 3 (Sri Lanka) or 3rd Standard (India) all the way through primary and secondary and on to working with adults. It lasts for about 30 mins but you can make […]

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