Tag Archives: English as a second language

Government Throws Curveball for My New Class

These five high school kids are students at one of the public schools serviced by The Ponheary Ly Foundation, the organization I’ll be moving to full-time starting in late August. In the meantime, before my new job starts, I’m teaching … Continue reading

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The Very Unhappy Birthday Lesson

Today, I began my 7th Grade class’s lesson on birthdays, dates, and age with a simple question: When is your birthday? I sometimes forget the sheer number of differences between the United States and Cambodia, but this question quickly reminded … Continue reading

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