cuts in necessities for daily life, including firewood supplies, have resulted in greater anxiety and low morale among refugees in the camps. The L1 (Massalit) literacy program thus began in a relatively thriving community in 2012 and had to adapt to changing camp conditions and increasing livelihood
kind of personal legacy, in a series of desperate gestures. He records an unconvincing confession onto vinyl record for the law to find, rambles off comically hollow platitudes about life into a dictaphone, sends a hot air balloon up to the heavens, buries a pail of belongings for future generations to
my educational and professional life as a middle-class Romanian citizen who has been living since 2000 mainly in Germany and Japan. The main difficulty in my attempts to mediate contents related to contemporary and modern Japan to US students consisted in fundamentally different visions of life and
in early 1988. This illustrative reflection gives me an understanding of a significant moment that shaped who I am today as well as the richness of my livinga simplified yet scholarly life. I have reflected on this story, on the experience of my leaving home leading to the truck-ride that I chose in
mentors, and adult facilitators.
Statement of the Problem
Identity is a fluid construct that develops throughout life. The roles offered to members of a culture may limit the possible selves of individuals due to many factors including: age, sex, gender, and social status. Despite this
Muslims of colonial India were livingalife of servitude to their colonial masters. They were mostly uneducated, impoverished and hopeless towards their futures ( Qazi, 2013 , p. 23; May, 1971 , p. 1). In general, most Indians accepted and approved of British rule in the Indian Subcontinent
, and classroom dialogue.
Encouraging Critical Reflection for Analytic Skills
Transformative learning begins by asking questions which lead to a disorienting dilemma. This kind of questioning, which is relevant to all aspects of life and living, refers to the ability to uncover, to re
Poland in all aspects of daily life. It is “…the essential ingredient of Polish nationality” ( Volenski & Grzymala-Moszczynska, 1997 , p. 330) and Polish is the language of government, commerce, science, and culture ( Zimmerman, 2010 ).
As opposed to efl , a teacher living and teaching English in an
text, self, others, society, and foster those skills necessary for living successfully within a democracy.
At a time proliferate with “alternative facts” and the daily re-tweeting of history, there is a need to re-visit this prophetic canonical text. Since the last presidential inauguration, sales
productively in public discourse.
Preparing and motivating young people to take the leap from seeing a set of unappealing options for engagement to envisioning (and creating) an alternative future in which their voices and needs are at the center of political life requires more than a semester of U