Pura Vida!

Welcome to the Calgary Serves International- Costa Rica Blog!

For those new to the site my name is Laura Taylor. I am a first year soon to be second year U of C Education student. This past reading week I particpated in the New Orleans Calgary Serves program and I am lucky to be participating in this upcoming Costa Rica trip. What excites me most about this trip is the potential to work with an elementary school on Chira Island! I am a bit nervous about the language barrier and of course the BUGS but overall I think it will be a great learning experience. Not only will I learn about the community of Chira Island but I will also learn a lot about myself since I will be out of my comfort zone!

Keep you posted once I’m in Costa Rica!

Adios Amigos!

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One Response to Pura Vida!

  1. Erin says:

    For those of you who haven’t seen it yet, the Faculty of Education recently ran a great profile of Laura Taylor and the Calgary Serves project in New Orleans – highlighting how Laura tied her trip into the curriculum for her young learners. http://www.educ.ucalgary.ca/node/474

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