Workshops—Cuba and Peru
Many of the BCTF international programs are in Spanish speaking countries. Some members speak Spanish, but many without Spanish have expertise to share in the teaching of English as an additional language.
English pedagogy projects in Cuba
“Reflections on changes in Cuba”
The Congress of the teachers’ union reflects the issues of concern to Cuban teachers
“Sharing, fun, and learning” A Cuban teacher looks at British Columbia
“Teacher to teacher: An empowering experience”
A Cuban and a Canadian describe the joint work of the BCTF and the Cuban teachers’ union in offering pedagogical workshops in Cuba. This was a presentation to Pedagogia 2003, the annual pedagogical conference that attracts thousands for Latin American teachers.
A musical exploration of Cuba: 2001
English pedagogy projects in Peru
“Support, respect, and solidarity” by Violette Baillargeon, Surrey
“Unleashing Peru’s potential—Our mutually-beneficial partnership” by Barb Ryeburn
“Struggles in teaching a second language: Commonalities between Peru and BC” by Karen Andrews
“Building international solidarity between teachers: the Peru project” by Janet Nicole