Alumni Spotlight: Alissa Harvey

Name: Alissa Harvey Hometown and university: Wheat Ridge, Colorado – University of Denver (but I served as a Fulbright grantee as Colorado – At Large during my ETA grant) ETA placement and year: Surabaya, 2012-13 Current city: Baltimore, Maryland Life after Fulbright: Before serving as a Fulbright ETA, I spent two years as a Peace Corps…

Meet the Team at SMA Wachid Hasyim 2 Taman Sidoarjo

As the name suggests, the Fulbright English Teaching Assistant (ETA) program is primarily focused on English education. Across Indonesia, ETAs work in high schools–both public and private–to assist local English teachers in grade ten and eleven classrooms. ETAs work closely with their co-teachers to develop lesson plans and activities. In the past, Indonesiaful has featured…

Learning Bahasa in a Year is Possible. Here’s How.

–By Kayla Stewart– As ETAs (English Teaching Assistants) get adjusted to living in Indonesia, many are achieving their teaching and learning goals, from creating awesome lesson plans to working with innovative extracurricular clubs. Many ETAs are now extending that goal-setting to mastering Bahasa Indonesia. “I find myself using what I’ve learned with people in Indonesia…