Monthly Highlights: February 2017

Throughout their nine months in Indonesia, Fulbright English Teaching Assistants (ETAs) have no shortage of activities both in their schools and in their wider communities. During the month of February, many ETAs hosted local WORDS Competitions, an English speech and talent competition held nationwide every year. In April, the ETAs and their schools’ winners will…

Monthly Highlights: December 2015-January 2016

January marked the official halfway point of the 2015-2016 Fulbright ETA grant period in Indonesia. This installment of the Monthly Highlights is courtesy of the ETAs placed in Sulawesi. Gorontalo, Northern Sulawesi, 30 January 2016: Friendly Football Competition Grace Wivell and Clare McLaughlin attended a football game between their schools, MAN Model Gorontalo and MAN…

Monthly Highlights: October-November 2015

Indonesia’s Fulbright English Teaching Assistants have now been in-country for over three months. In that time, they have been busy teaching English, making friends, and becoming members of their respective communities. In this Monthly Highlights feature read about how ETAs in Group 2, placed in Sulawesi and Eastern Java, have been busy at their sites.…