Written by Lucía Dávila, Guatemala City, Guatemala My name is Lucía Dávila, and I am from Guatemala City. Currently, I am working as the Communication and Outreach Specialist for an NGO called Teachers2Teachers-International, which provides global professional development opportunities for teachers. With a focus...

Written by Lucía Dávila, Guatemala City, Guatemala On December 9, 2015, I had the opportunity to participate in a conference about agroscience and culture for the 7th grade students of North Duplin Junior-Senior High School, located in Mount Olive, North Carolina. This opportunity was created by...

Written by Lucía Dávila, Guatemala City, Guatemala Aristotle once said, “The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.” He would have been pleased by the gathering of teachers in Guatemala that sought to harness such power. Teachers2Teachers–International brought together approximately 350...

Workshops in Common Hope, Antigua, Guatemala Written by Lucía Dávila, Guatemala City, Guatemala We started our day by introducing the interpreters to their corresponding speakers. Our beautiful and brilliant interpreters were volunteers from the state university of Guatemala, Universidad de San Carlos de...

Workshops in the School Colegio Agustiniano, Guatemala City Written by Lucía Dávila, Guatemala City, Guatemala The teachers started arriving at 7:00am, and their energetic excitement spilled over onto the rest of us in attendance. Some of them had traveled up to three hours to...

Written by Lucía Dávila  Common Hope, Antigua, Guatemala Day 1 Math tasks The teachers assumed the role of 3rd graders and were given a math task that they needed to solve with pictures and numeric representations.   The next step was to discuss with each other different approaches and solutions. -...

Written by Lucía Dávila, Guatemala City, Guatemala The United Nations has invited us all to honor a cessation of hostilities during the International Day of Peace, and to otherwise commemorate the day through education and public awareness. What a better way to accept this invitation...

By Jennifer McGlone, Chapel Hill, N.C. Domingo is the 6th grade teacher at the William M. Botnan School in Santa Avelina, Quiché, Guatemala. Watch this video and learn more about the life of an amazing teacher and an example for the...

Watch a video about the work done by our amazing T2T-I team in Cap Haitien, Haiti: https://vimeo.com/134152272   ...