Tag: TTS

Posted on: August 9, 2012 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

Needs Assessment: A lesson in listening

In my last post, I highlighted what compelled us to conduct an open-ended needs assessment. This time, I get to focus on the revealing part: the results. To review: earlier this year, a team led by consultant Phany Tum reached out to 119 students, 15 parents, eight educators, five village …

Posted on: June 26, 2012 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

Educational Futures

Who was the first person in your family to go to college? For Thouet, a 22 year old who was born in Chanleas Dai village and grew up in a family of seven, the answer is “I am.” In the communities of Chanleas Dai, and throughout most of Cambodia, fewer …

Posted on: May 17, 2012 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

Traveling Teacher Support: A Lesson in Lesson Planning

It’s been two and a half years since PEPY established Traveling Teacher Support, and the project has not stayed still in any sense. The Traveling Teacher Support (TTS) project exists to train government teachers in English instruction, with the goal of creating self-sustaining English programs based in the government schools. …

Posted on: February 22, 2011 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

Quiet Contributions

Photo credit: Kronk Rith Sarakk is one of those behind the scenes people. Quietly working, you’d almost forget how many programs hinge on his efforts on a given day. Many of the programs the PEPY family has come to know and appreciate are coordinated and managed by a single, quiet, …