It’s called Camp EPIC: six English Language Fellows, six University of Indonesia lecturers, seven counselors, and forty-six pre-service teachers from across Indonesia and Timor Leste. That’s the group that gathered in Surabaya recently for a massive teacher-training camp that was also a real cultural-exchange opportunity.
Stories from Indonesia
English Language Fellow Yuta Otake organized a presentation for two hundred students at Setia Darma, a high school in Palembang, Indonesia.
English Language Fellow Jeanie Cook led a workshop for teachers at Yogyakarta State University focused on student-centered learning.
A two-day workshop for 25 secondary school teachers from Labuan Bajo and local rural areas was conducted by English Language Fellows Moriah Kent and Heather Phillips in Indonesia.
English Language Fellow Alicia Bradley was invited to present two workshops on lesson planning at the Kendari English Teacher’s Workshop in Indonesia.
English Language Fellow Kristin Tregillus worked with Chiang Rai Rajabhat University students to organize Education day for area primary schools.
English Language Fellow Fabio Coelho presented at a local workshop on the topic of Professional development at the Universitas Negeri Semarang(UNNES) in Indonesia.
English Language Fellow Sultan Stover as well as some of the former participants of Camp EPIC offered workshops over a two day period in Ambon, Indonesia.
As part of the Amcor’s Edufest at the American Corner UMY in Yogyakarta, Fellow Sean Stellfox gave a presentation to high school students on ways to study and practice English vocabulary.
English Language Fellows Casey Moorman and Ingrid Naumann, worked with 12 English Language Lecturers from Bogor Agricultural University (IPB) on designing a teacher manual for current and seasoned lecturers in Indonesia.