Global Connections and Exchange Program Online Network of Teachers and Students
It's Anna's birthday today!
My friend and colleague, Ragaei Abdelfattah, was killed by a suicide bomber in Kunar on August 8. Ragaei worked for USAID to help the people of Afghanistan, especially in Nangarhar. He flew to Kunar with my boss, Jeff Lodinsky, and soldiers. While they were entering the Governor's compound, two suicide bombers detonated, killing Ragaei and three soldiers. Jeff and some soldiers were wounded and were flown to Bagram for treatment.
We are all very sad and upset here. Ragaei…Continue
Posted on August 10, 2012 at 2:30pm — 8 Comments
This online course is a great opportunity for students and teachers. At the end of the course, there will be a certificate exam, also to be conducted online. If you pass this exam, you will be awarded with an electronic certificate. You can take the course in English or Farsi:
Posted on April 18, 2012 at 11:05am — 38 Comments
We want to know if girls in Nangarhar drive cars. Where can they learn how to drive? Who can teach girls how to drive? If girls drive, can they drive by themselves in the car or do other people always have to be in the car with them? What do people think about girls who want to learn how to drive a car? Is there a driving school in Nangarhar? Do girls need permission to learn how to drive? Thanks a lot!
Posted on March 15, 2012 at 4:00pm — 27 Comments