My latest adventure was in Haiti, where I spent two months (summer 2012) learning about myself, another culture, and my own morals and values as an educator.
The three lovely educators I shared much of my experience and knowledge with.
Another breath taking photo.
A fancy tap tap.
Trying to learn Creole.
I explained that if students could take their own attendance, they would save a lot of time.
I learned this technique during my internship. It’s mostly for k-1 students.
Basic computer class.
I am in love with this photo. It speaks for itself.
They tie up a pig and feed him until he fattens up, then they feast.
Checkers using available resources for checkers.
We were dancing and Marquise happened to take the best photo.
I love that these ants are working as a team.
They are playing a game here, I think jacks maybe.
This is their kitchen and storage area.
My foster family.
Process of making white paint.
Dada and passion fruit. Passion fruit is my forbidden fruit, you can’t find any in my area.
For some students, it is the first time they have ever touched a computer.
Your typical wall hanging work of art.
Two years later and no reconstruction.
Family of family.
I love this picture for many reasons.
Trying to earn a living with their music. ❤
Jimmy drinking out of a coconut, and that is sugarcane in his left hand.
Soccer is a loved by all sport.
This is all they have. A chalkboard and desks.
The tap taps are stuffed with people.
They find pleasure in keeping a neat and creative dish display.
This is the school. We held our classes here.
They drew a picture of their dream home.
This is my palace. Unfinished of course.