Tag: traveling teacher support

Posted on: April 22, 2014 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

Sharing the Lessons we’ve Learned

Over the years, PEPY’s programs have gone through many developments and transitions. We initiate programs in collaboration with the community, based on current needs and gaps in development. We always run our programs with a timeframe in mind, and are honest in saying if we do not plan to run …

Posted on: August 5, 2013 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

Onwards & Upwards – 2013 transitions

At PEPY, one of our philosophies is to ‘be strategic in our choices, and thoughtful in our plans’. From time to time, our strategic choice results in a transition out of projects for a range of reasons, and when this happens, the sustainable future of those programs is taken seriously. …

Posted on: February 14, 2011 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

Dr. Layheng Ting’s First Three Days

Photo credit: Adam Kronk The fourth week of January 2011 was Dr. Layheng Ting’s first week as PEPY’s new director. Everyone was very excited to meet her. We could  not  wait to welcome her to the morning meeting with all our staff together at the PEPY office in Siem Reap. …

Posted on: December 21, 2010 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

Top 10 PEPY Moments

(In no particular order) VCD students In August of this year, 20 graduating grade 9 students from Chanleas Dai commune decided to start their own organization called Volunteer Community Development. Their aim is to provide English classes to members of the community, as well as facilitate ways to help improve …

Posted on: December 21, 2010 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

Top 10 Things I am looking forward to in 2011

(In no particular order besides #1 being the top of the list!) 1) A New Managing Director – I am looking forward to welcoming Layheng Ting onto the PEPY team as of mid January 2011. We have been awaiting her arrival since I interviewed and hired Layheng last summer. Layheng is finishing …

Posted on: October 29, 2010 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

Chim Seng Podcast

Chim Seng is our Traveling Teacher Support program coordinator. He travels to five schools training other English teachers to deliver English programs in their own schools. This past summer, Seng took his first trip abroad to Camp Sangamon in Vermont, in the US. As soon as Seng arrived back in …