Been workin in the school. Middle schoolers are take final exams this week. I’ve been doing a study session with them after school. I’ve had about 15 different kids come in the two days I’ve had it. I’m going to continue that this week too. English Final exam is on Thursday.
Thursday- Santiago city tour with the new group 72.
Friday- Regional meeting in Santiago. We will be voting for GAD positions, I hope I get elected!
Saturday/Sunday- Conference with English Teacher Counterpart in Santiago.
Monday to Friday (May 24-27)- GAD camp in Bocas (I will be without water and electricity the whole time. Gonna be bathing in a river.)
20+ countries from around the world are in Santa Catalina this week (May 4th through May 12th).
Maria (another PCV) and I went Sunday afternoon to check it out!
Maria and I in the media zone:
The actual surfing part was so far away. It was really hard to see. I honestly, enjoyed seeing thee different countries than watching the surfing. Stay tuned for a mediocre video.
a bushel of green mangos!
Panama is suspending school for three days starting tomorrow. We are in an energy crisis over here! Lack of rain, especially in areas with hydroelectric power generators. They’re restricting all the governmental agencies. All other government institutions have been operating with fewer hours since Monday (7:30-1:30 w/o lunch) as well. :-(
What am I gonna do for the next three days?
GO SHOPPING IN SANTIAGO! Shredded/block cheese, here I come!!!
This afternoon: Bingo at 4pm.
Tuesday: back to school. Today we are celebrating workers day (May day).
One year visits from TE Coodinator (May 2nd), Project Sector Boss,(May 9th) And Medical office (May 13-15?).
City Tour of Santiago for new Group 72 (May 23rd)
Regional meeting in Santiago (May 24th)
PML Leadership conference with English teacher counterpart (May 24th-27th).
GAD Camp (Gender and Development CAMP) May 27th-31st
Plan belated Earth Day activities.
.. Another busy month, coming right up!!