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