In and Out of the Smog: Life as an Evacuated Fulbrighter

— By Mackenzie Findlay — We recently crossed the two month anniversary of our time in Indonesia – and I have only taught for three days at my school. I’m supposed to be teaching at SMA 5 in Palangkaraya, Central Kalimantan, a public senior high school. But from September 10th – November 2nd, they had…

The Ubiquity of Smog

— By Sean Driscoll — During Fulbright orientation in Bandung, ETAs were presented with various classroom scenarios that described the amount of students, materials provided, and general classroom conditions they would face. Then, ETAs were given a particular challenge ranging from an unruly group of students to extreme heat which interfered with instruction. While I…