From left to right, Sandra (fellow student from the Phillipines), Nancy, Joe, Shawn (fellow student from Michigan, US), Nick (our trainer from the UK), Claire (our trainer from the UK), Simon (our trainer from the UK - noticing a pattern here), Malcolm (fellow student from Japan - originally from the UK), Brian (fellow student from California, US), David (fellow student from the UK), and Ashley (fellow student from the UK). We went through hell together and had lots of laughs with our fellow students . We were all good friends by the end of the month.
Right now, we are feeling pretty darn blessed! September 4th 2009 Well… after numerous sleepless nights, several really bad lessons, a few tears here and there, one stomach flu, a “gazillion” laughs, and about two dozen smiling, warm, loving, and most importantly - forgiving - Vietnamese students, JOE AND I PASSED OUR CELTA COURSE! We now hold a “Certificate in English Language Teaching for Adults” and are free to befuddle and perplex even the most ta ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » Red River Delta » Hanoi The conquest of Vietnam by France began in 1858 and was completed by 1884. It became part of French Indochina in 1887. Independence was declared after World War II, but the French continued to rule until 1954 when they were defeated by Communist forc... ... read more