Daily Archives: July 24, 2009


I don’t know where the time has gone, but the fact is, I failed miserably with my blogging on this site! so sorry! This trip has been an amazing adventure…  The students are wonderful!  They dig in to what ever project we are working on…  and though they aren’t willing to volunteer, they participate very well (especially if they have to get up and speak in front of the class!). […]

Joy in Slovakia…


…which means the tears have begun.  As I type this, I can hear the laughter and applause coming from the classrooms as the students thank their teachers – and the teachers return the favor. The appreciation shown by the students is quite overwhelming. Gifts, tears, speeches, hugs, kisses – it all happens on the last day.  It always feels like two weeks is such a short amount of time to […]

Last day…