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 WHAT DO THE VOLUNTEERS TALK ABOUT US?

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1“There are so many unforgettable memories in Thailand. Actually I kept a diary and I wrote down those interesting experiences in school every day. As I mentioned in Question 2, I still felt warm and touched when I saw the squirrel doll my students sent me only because I said it was cute. I also remember that every time when I finished class, students rushed to help me carry the exercise books and teaching materials back to the office. I remember students sang Thailand songs to me after class though they seemed very shy and introverted. I remember they came to the platform and tried to teach me Thai. I remember they sent me handmade gifts with tender and care. I also remember the Mother’s Day students kneeled down in front of me and cried heavily. They gave me white flowers and hugged me tightly. I love every kid and every teacher in the school. My gratitude to them is beyond words. I remember Teacher Jaew bought us a kind of fish and sent to our house at weekends. I remember the director drove us to the market and tried to communicate with us in English. I remember the splendid night when we celebrated Teacher Ping’s son’s birthday. I remember Teacher Ana bought Thai flutes from Bangkok for us. I remember the activities we participated with Teacher Nut and Teacher Jeeda. There are many other beautiful experiences in our school. These are all my precious memories to treasure for the lifetime and I would say thank you to all of them.”

Shiting Lu,Anubansriaranyothai School, China 2018

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1“The first day we arrived the school the children were making cupcake for the exhibition.So we join them and learn how to make a banana cupcake.The second day we go to the exhibition with kids and also saw others school’s item.It’s so funny and interesting.I have never tried this thing before.Kids in the school do foods for selling.It’s so great.We think it can have a name:Nongwaeng cupcake company.HaHa It’s joking.But the cake is really delicious!!!!!!And also teachersand kids like danceing very much.I really like the atmosphere in school.I love everyone in Bannongwaeng School.💓

Liutong Chen,Bannongwaeng School,China 2018

 

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1I am very happy, I enjoy the one months of time. Although I am a teacher, but in fact I think the children are my teachers, in some ways they are actually better than me, taught me some truth.I am very happy to have this opportunity to participate in ICCVTT, a non-profit education organization, founded by Jason , who is a very powerful person. Everyone here is good to me and I am very happy to meet these new friends.I am very happy in this one months through the teaching to the northeast of Thailand, the students in the countryside feel the atmosphere of English teaching. I can play games with them and singing, let me feel very happy. It also improves my teaching level and my Thai level, which is a very valuable opportunity.If you also like Thailand, you want to experience Thai life, you want to go to the vibrant Thai campus, or you are normal students want to improve your teaching level. Welcome to inquire about our project and welcome to join u”

MENG YEYUAN, ภาคภูมิ 2018

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“This volunteer experience taught me to be a person who knew to be grateful. I would love to share a story here. One day, when I went to the school canteen, I found every student who came out of the canteen was eating an ice-cream. They had a bag of chips in their hands as well. According to teacher Jaew, I knew that both the ice-creams and the snacks were donated by one of their former students. The school helped him in the past, and he did this as a way to repay the kindness of the school. Although I did not know his name, I was very impressed by him. I have learned to be grateful, not only to express gratitude, but also to repay.”

Anubansriaranyothai School,Yoga Song, China 2018

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ecda098c-b37e-48ad-82fa-5686d911aa41“I loved to be part of this lovely project. Everything I lived in Thailand was even more than I expected. I´ve learned a lot with such a different culture. People are so kind in general, specially director, English teacher , students and neighborhood. Students are very polite what surprised me in a good way, they have a high respect with teachers and I felt them very interested in learning about Brazil´s culture and English language what helped me to have good classes. I´m proud of them. Level is not to high but I can see they are improving and can grow even more in the future. Hope there will be many volunteers in the next years because I can see it´s a great opportunity for  them.”

Suzane Thais Zimermann – BRAZIL ,June 29th – 2018 -July 24th  – 2018

 

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1“This’s an amazing program, it’s very well organized, it gave us so many useful suggestions and tips from making preparation all the way to teaching in Thailand. The experiences and stories from previous volunteers gives us a good example to follow. All the local teachers tried their best to help us live and teach here…The beautiful moments are happening every day, from bring you an ice-cream to give you a pot of cold water. They are showing their politeness, kindness and respect to us at every moment. Maybe these’re not so amazing and interesting things, but all I need to do is just live in it, feel it and enjoy it”

Yanping Zhou,July 09-07,2018

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“It has undoubtedly had an enormous impact on my life, and I believe I’ve learnt a lot more from the people and children in Thailand than what I’ve taught them. It was also a special experience because this was my first time teaching, and I know it has inspired me a lot to go on with teaching English in the future”

Rui Liu,06-16-2018.Bansansuk School

 

 

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Na Xiao“This experience makes me see and feel many things that I can’t see in China.For example, the education system here are quite different from China. Every morning I can see the students pray in the playground.It is much better for a man to accept a belief education than none .And also I find that the students here are easy to be here than that in China. They are under less pressure and flippant in cla.Students here live in a happy life.”

Na Xiao,China,February 28, 2018,

 

 

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Anie“The beautiful moments are happening every day, from bring you an ice-cream to give you a pot of cold water. They are showing their politeness, kindness and respect to us at every moment. Maybe these’re not so amazing and interesting things, but all I need to do is just live in it, feel it and enjoy it.
Any final comments? Thanks very much for providing me the opportunity to have this amazing journey. I will recommend ICCVTT to my friends, I hope I could do more for the school and the program”

Yanping Zhou,China,07-27-2018]

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บ้านแสนสุข 170118_๑๘๐๕๒๖_0372“The ICCVTT  gave me a chance to deeply learn about the people and the culture in Thailand. I was so grateful for my principle and his families because they are so nice and warm that I feel like I am one of their family members. In a word, they tried their best to let me enjoy different aspects of Thai culture. In addition, the cleverness and diligence of the students leave me a deep impression. I enjoy the process that I got more and more familiar with them and finally became not only their teacher but also their friend. Last but not least, I am quite satisfied with this program and I will strongly recommend it to my friends.”

CHEN YUXIAN,China, February 26, 2018

 

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“The whole experience from the very beginning I submit my application till now, I still can feel that you organization cares about every volunteer and has a strong connection to get in touch with us, to motivate us to improve our teaching methods. I was very impressed by what you have done to us and the community in Sakeao.”

CAI ZHEN (Cecilia),China, February 26, 2018

 

 

 

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29244020_10156355191428413_8943573476074061824_n (2)“After so many years planning to do a volunteering, I believe that was the best choice of country and also the best place to do.I felt like living in another world. A world where people are very united and they really care for each other.The English teaching was a challenge, preparing classes for children who have an alphabet different from mine.But all the looks, smiles and gestures made a better understanding. And at the end of the class, receiving those strong hugs was priceless.
I am definitely no longer the same person and thank you for the initiative of the ICCVVT project to believe in a world full of love and without borders! Thank you for all the organization and support, information, caring, accomodation, lots of food, etc .Thanks to introduce me this New World with new colours, New flavours, New music, huge faith, respect and lots of culture.I am really happy to experience that, and only waiting for the next time! 💖”

Letticia Zotto from Brazil,  26February 2018

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Min Chen“The students were like my younger brothers and sisters, I like the smile of students, and I really appreciate their politeness and independence. The local teachers were like my family memebers, I have ever been to one teacher hometown, and I had a “family vacation” with her family on Rayong; I have ever been to Ayutthaya with local teachers and her friends, we were dressed in Thai suits and had a very happy weekend”

Min Chen,China,  February 24, 2018

 

 

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หนองใหญ่2018_๑๘๐๕๒๖_0703 (2)“I think volunteers can take some gifts from our own countries, gifts from our countries may be more meaningful. Teachers and students there are really lovely.”

LIU CHEN,China,  February 15, 2018

 

 

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หนองใหญ่2018_๑๘๐๕๒๖_0124 (2)“I really enjoyed the experience due to the lovely students and the kind teachers in my school. All in all, this program is even more than what I have expected… I’m satisfied with my accommodation because we live in a traditional Thai wooden house and that’s just what I dreamed of. The facilities are clean and can meet my living standard. About food I’m rather satisfied as well. The food provided by our school are delicious traditional Thai food. Sometimes we would cook by ourselves for breakfast and dinner and we really enjoy it”

Patrick Liu,China,  February 14, 2018

 

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หนองใหญ่2018_๑๘๐๕๒๖_0174 (2)“Spread love through jogging” Since I was in a totally new place, I started jogging to get familiar with the local people and the surroundings. Every single person I met on the way greeted me with a nice smile and I used to reply “Sawadee krub”. While jogging, I found out which kid of my school lives in which house and which kid is related to which kid (siblings). It was an interesting exploration. Sooner, the kids started asking me if they can join jogging with me and we had a team, a new member almost every other day. Coming from Japan, February of Thailand was a summer for me. But it was winter for them, so I found people warming themselves in fire. I saw monks visiting each house and people were happily donating foods to them. One family gifted me a big jackfruit and another family served me breakfast when I visited their house to greet our kid from school. It was a heartwarming experience. Building this kind of relationship showed positive impacts in classroom as well because kids with whom I jogged together were focusing and following my instructions in the classroom. One more thing, two dogs from my school (Yon and Yue) accompanied me everyday in my jogging. Mother dog Yon used to fight back with all the other dogs (there were planety) who barked at us and kept us safe. Motherly love! Jogging was never for physical exercise for me (it barely burned my fat lol), it was about building an unprecedented relationship and spreading smiles and love with these kind-hearted people of Sa Kaeo.”

Keshav Raj Pokhrel,Napal,February 14, 2018

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Liu Yutian“I have to say this is an awesome volunteer program. I came here and teachers and the students treat me so well. They gave me the big welcome and took care of me. During the process, as soon as I got the problem, I could contact with Jason or the principle and the teachers here, they would answer my question immediately.”

Liu Yutian,China,February 6, 2018

 

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18405374_10154884309683451_328150601_o (3)“I have learnt many things during my 6 months, which I will take back to my teaching in Australia. Not only have I gained knowledge but my heart has also grown in love and spirituality.  I feel so blessed having had this opportunity and I truly believe I have found a place where I can call home.Sometimes life has a way of showing you the right path, if you are willing to take a chance. I’m so glad I did! Thank you for the smiles and kindness. Thank you to the students who always tried their best. Thank you for the delicious meals and keeping my belly full.”

Kathryn Long, Australia, January 5, 2018

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Liang,Qiongzhi“I love and cherish this experience. The students are all cute and smart. The local teacher treated us just as family! At the end of the program, I feel so sad about the coming leaving. If I have time next year, I will come back and do more things!”

Liang,Qiongzhi,China, January 4, 2018

 

 

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Ruoxi Liu“Life is a journey and Pongkom school must be one of the most beautiful scenery along my way. In this place, I know that happiness is giving from my heart and receiving love from others’ heart. The world may make us feel tired sometimes, whereas there still exist some places where we can see pure smiles and feel true bliss.”

Ruoxi Liu,China, January 2, 2018

 

 

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หนองแวง2018_๑๘๐๕๒๖_0444 (3)“I enjoy the wonderful experience with ICCVTT. It has a profound impact on me. It has almost everything I have expected like cute children, friendly teachers and delicious food. But there are many kinds of insects in my house is beyond my expection. Like the lizards, geckos, frogs and mosquitos. But I got used to them after few days….This experience really changed me a lot. I prepared Powerpoint for students, played game with them. It train me a lot about how to communicate with children. I become more friendly and know more about Thailand culture. Especially, I learned to cook Thailand food, that’s good!”

Song zhe,China, January 2, 2018

 

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หนองแวง2018_๑๘๐๕๒๖_0463 (2)“I like this organization very much and I will cherish it in my deep memory. Everything here is beyond what I thought before and it is much better. The students here are very cute and smart, and most importantly, they dare to express themselves and their enthusiasm always influences me. And teachers here are very kind, they always prepare everything we need and consider everything for us. Only one thing I think it’s not so good is the insects. There are so many small animals in the room, gecko, frogs, lizards, mosquitoes…. But all in all, I like this organization a lot and I hope in the future, I will come here again!”

Zhao Sifei,China, January 2, 2018

 

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ครูอาสา แอดดี้_๑๘๐๕๒๖_0015 (2)“I have had a good time to be here and meeting so many new friends. I have practiced my English a lot and also studying English with these lovely students for two weeks. During this period, I have got some new knowledge of learning things in classes with different aged students. Also, I learnt some Thai culture by participating in cultural activities…It is quite different for being a volunteer in a foreign country. I should do a lot of thins by myself and more importantly I should try my best to communicate with others where there is language obstacle. Also, from this experience, I see more of values that people have in common such as cooperation and being grateful. I think this will help me a lot in my future career and life.”

Haojie Ding (Eddie),China, February 02, 2018

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CHENXI ZHOU“I really had an unforgettable experience here. Although the accommodations here is unconvinced,teachers here are willing to bring us to everywhere we want.The school is a typical Thai school,so we can learn a lot of Thai culture here…It makes me become independent and more interested in this charming country. We overcame many troubles in this days, so it gave us power to face barriers in the future. Thailand is a attractive country, we think we would come again…”

CHENXI ZHOU Ciel,China, February 02, 2018

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Shuning Hu“I met people from US, China and of course Thailand and we talked a lot. The people here were so kind to us and always offered delicious food to us. And the kids here always smiled just like the angels…”

HU SHUNING,China, February 02, 2018

 

 

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“The experience was without doubt great and had a real good moment. I had all the support I needed from the organization and program meet my expectations.It affected positively for sure and I feel grateful for this opportunity. It was a pleasure to be part of the kids life in this short period and even though I had never taught before I hope I had helped them.”

Frederico Campos Souza, Brazil, December 26, 2017

 

 

 

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It was an extraordinary experience for me. I got close to the sweet children and kind local people. I got to know a new culture. I’ll never forget this amazing volunteer trip.

Xu xiaojie, China,  December 24, 2017

 

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“I really enjoy the experience with ICCVTT, every student and teacher is nice and kind. The livving condition is good and teaching experience is great and unforgettable.It’s my first time to be a teacher, and I found teaching is such a interesting and meaningful thing. I might try to be a teacher in the future. Furthermore, I was a little nervous. But now, I can be a teacher and face students, I feel confident.”

Yansong (Harry) Huang, China, December 22, 2017

 

 

 

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“In this program, the people I met is the most valuable part. Teachers in the school, peer volunteers and all students taught me many things that I didn’t experience before through our conversations. Much appreciate.”

JING XU, China,  November 30, 2017

 

 

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Untitle“Yes!I can’t ask more!It’s hard to describe that why there are such a kind, warm-hearted principle!I never seen a principle invite teachers to his home for meals or drive his car ro buy foods for school students,the one month taken care by such a good man,I feel so honored!The teachers in the school are kind too!They did breakfast for us,and invited us to their home to prevent if we felt alone in school…There are lots of touching events the school teachers did for us. I love them all!”

Yitao Zhang, China, September 01, 2017

 

 

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Lin Jianhong(Angelo)

“I had a wonderful time with teachers and lovely students here. This is a great project for both sides. I think volunteers should try to be creative,bring something that students never experienced and merge English teaching with fun. By the way,the English Camp in my school turned out to be pretty successful but it took a long and hard period to prepare because teachers here may turn to keep the traditional way and they wouldn’t understand you when talking.”

Lin Jianhong(Angelo),August 02, 2017

 

 

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Liu Shasha

“It’s a fresh experience for me to teach foreign students Which it’s good for my future life. Teachers here love the students very much and treat them like kids, helping the students to wash hair and so on. I learn a lot from them.All in all, I love my voluntary job. What’s more, I experienced the local culture deeply and have some Thai friends now.”

Liu Shasha,August 02, 2017

 

 

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“”I enjoyed my time spent here!
The teachers are super considerate and lovely, making me feel happy and warm inside. The kids are clever and cute. I like staying with them. I enjoyed everything in the program. I’ve recommend our program to my friends. I’ll come back again. Love here!”

Xin HU, China August 05, 2017

 

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ZHANG WEN HUI

“The whole volunteer experience made me know further about Thai culture, which is different compared to what I knew at first.What’s more, the teachers here are rather considerate to volunteers and students’ smiles here can brighten all the darkness away, which I am so grateful for and I will surely remember forever.”

ZHANG WEN HUI,China , August 06, 2017

 

 

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240 Qiaoming Yuan China

“Teaching in Thailand is a totally new experience for me. This volunteer experience has enrich my life. Now I have a better understanding about Thai culture. I enjoy teaching here. Maybe I would like to become a teacher when I come back to China…
I really wanna say thank you for this awesome program. Thank you so much. I love the students here, I love the teachers here, and I love teaching here. I’ve got a lot of happy memories during this month. Now it feels like I have my own family in Thailand now. I do appreciate everything you did for this program. A million thanks.”

Qiaoming Yuan (Mia),China, February 2017

 

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244 Peiyao Wu“I feel that this program is excellent and well organized.Firstly, it can protect volunteers so well that we nearly don’t need to worry about our safety in Thailand.Secondly, owning the maximum degree of freedom to teach, volunteers can arrange their teaching plan variably.Furthermore, the program includes not only the experience of teaching but also the touch of local culture, which I think bring us a balanced air.”

Wu Peiyao China, February 2017

 

 

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243 Jiaqi Fu“The experience renews my hope for life. I am very busy and stressed in my college, which leaves no time for me to feel the beauty of life. But in Thailand, I meet friendly people and stay with beautiful nature everyday, I feel very relaxed and happy during those days”

Jiaqi Fu from China, February 2017

 

 

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238.Zhang Yifan (Lvan) China

 

“I will remember it forever,and this experience makes me more interested in volunteer programs.And it gives me more power to realize my dream,to be a responsible teacher”

ZHANG YIFAN from China, February 2017

 

 

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235 Yang Liu,China“To be honest,I think this volunteer thing is the rightest choice I ever made. I just thought I shouldn’t linger away my holidays and need to find something meaningful to do before I actually came here. Now, it’s not just a simple volunteer work for me. I learned a great deal from every single one of teachers and students about kindness and respect. I was touched by their simple-heated way to treat other people and their zest for life. At the same time, they taught me a lot of things about the traditional culture and different lifestyles of Thailand. It’s my first time that had had chance love with people from another country. Moreover, I feel much more brave, confident and outgoing after these days with these nice people and adorable kids. Besides,I have a totally different opinion about volunteering work.”

 Yang Liu from China, February 2017

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234.Xiaoying Liang,ChinaThis is a unique chance for me to get along with teachers and students. I am happy here with the kids every single day. This program is so excellent that I really want it will enlarge its effect in China so that more and more people can know about ICCVTT…I believe it will be the most meaningful and treasured experience in my life. Not only has it enriched myself but also let me understant the job’s meaning of a teacher. It made me believe there will be more and more wonderful volunteer things which deserved to be done.”

Liang Xiaoying from China, February 2017

 

 

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237.Keyu Len China

 

“It is great that former volunteers can give many helpful advices to the laters.Such as how to go to school, and announcements. Our school have a stay room for me, and teachers can bring me to anywhere if I want to go. It’s great….Teachers help me too much, espacial the pre-school teacher, Lay. Students are too energetic and inattentive, so it’s hard for us to control class. And we can use everything, such as computer, printer and so on to prepare our class.”

Keyu Ren from China, February 2017

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239.Yin Mengfei China

“I enjoy this volunteer trip very much.To be honest, it’s greatly over my imagination before.The environment and people here are so nice that I can’t request more.And I really thank the ICCVTT to give me this chance to come here, I’ll help to introduce this organization to more people in the future…This volunteer experience is extremely valuable for me.I feel the difference of education between Thailand and China clearly through school and peole here, I feel like helping others more now.In Thailand, people have their strong religion, I think this is the reason why people in Thailand alwasys kind to others, oeven strangers.I think I’ll study this in my life, believe the natural power and revere others. Also, this trip help me a lot in improving my oral English hahaha. Maybe it has more affect after I come back to my life before, and I’ll take them as my value”

YIN MENGFEI from China, February 2017

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“I am enjoying the life here. It’s happy to teach students and live with the kind teachers. Everything here makes me feel like at home, and I enjoy the regular and daily life. The program is good and it include everything I have expected”

Yongmei Tan From China, February 2017

 

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Tingting Hu,China

 “The program definitely meets and had exceeded my expectations. Especially the accommodation was sufficient, clean and functional as described in the booklet. The teachers and students showed great respect and welcomed  me as family. I felt very safe, welcomed and happy during my stay. My top expectation was clean accommodation and friendly staff. Facility was secondary, but the school provided more than enough to support my teaching. Thanks!”

Tingting Hu,Chin, January 2017

 

 

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Jo Bogaerts and Marieke Remans from Belguim

“Let’s say that the Thai way of life teaches one a thing or two about living in the moment, not taking things too seriously and smiling all the time!  Going back home we will remember our month here and be able to take our serious lives in Western Europe with a grain of salt. Our contacts with the teachers and students was so heart-warming that we will never forget them. Actually, we really plan to come back one day. We were invited in a teacher’s home, went to restaurant during the weekend, did karaoke and so on. It was amazing!”

Jo Bogaerts  and Marieke Remans from Belguim, September 2016

 

 

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IMG_7601“The experience affected me in many ways, the simplicity of people, the children always smiling, the teachers trying to make me feel welcome, the director worry about me all the time, even in the weekends. The community around always smile for me. I definitely am another person now, a better one thanks the program.I’ll remember every day the way those kids look at me, the way that they hug me screaming my name. If the future volunteer have some worry about to come, about the place, people, food and children, don’t be afraid, just come, open your hearts and come. They really need our help.”

Andre Silva from Brazil ,September, 2016

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Jie Wang,China
Jie Wang,China

 

“The experience is amazing,I met so many great and friendly people along the journey,had a chance to live with the locals and got the first-handed experience of the Thailand culture ,custom,education. For anyone who is a big fan of Thailand and wants to know it better,this is a opportunity should not miss.”

Jie Wang,China, July, 2016

 

 

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Xu Ying (Alex),China
Xu Ying (Alex),China

“I felt everything was good organized. From very beginning, when I applied, when Mr. Jason contacted me and had an interview through Skype. Mr. Jason didn’t keep me wait for too long time. Besides, all of our volunteers must receive some warming files such as necessary Thai language, information about personal school, introduction about Thai weather and culture and so forth. What’s more, when I arrived here, Mr. Jason would ask how i felt about here, if I was satisfied with everything here. I have to say Mr. Jason concerns about our safety and inside feelings.”

Xu Ying, January 07, 2016

 

 

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Natalie Cummins,Canada
Natalie Cummins,Canada

“This experience was truly an enlightening experience. It has changed my perspectives on education. Having my accommodations on the school grounds allowed me to truly see the school for what is. The school was the hub of the community, where teachers, students and families would spend time before and after school socializing, playing and keeping the school grounds clean. I loved ending my day of teaching socializing over Som tum salad with the other teachers and playing Takraw with the children. Teaching in Thailand at Tahli school allowed me to experience what it really means to be a teacher; to be involved in the child + families lives in a supportive, fun and nurturing manor. This teaching experience was very different then the teaching experience I have had in Canada. The comfortable, playful environment the teachers at Tahli school provided for their students creates a fun learning environment where children can enjoy their learning. This experience has had and will continue to inspire me to create a similar learning environment.”

Natalie Cummins from Canada, April 19,2015 

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Siyi Yu (Regina) , China

“I really enjoyed my experience with ICCVTT, even though my voluntary time there was only 5 weeks, it left me a very deep impression, also taught me a lot of things. Actually this program is more than expected. Before I arrived in Thailand, I thought the volunteer work might mainly be teaching my future students English and helped the teachers do some daily teaching works. But when I finished my work there and looked back, this program brought so much meaningful things which I cherish a lot.”

 Siyi Yu (Regina)  August 17, 2016

 

 

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Olivia Caravaggio,Canada
Olivia Caravaggio,Canada

 This experience has changed the way I view education and my own practices in education. The home-school-community relationship in Thailand was dramatically different than it is here in Canada. The teachers have a strong and open relationship with their students. They are friendly with one another, joke with one another, and know about each other’s families and home life. This makes for a positive relationship, open, and honest relationship in the classroom where students feel welcomed and supported. In Canada, teacher’s home and school lives are very separate. In Thailand, being a teacher means you spend time with students and other school staff before and after school. Schools in Canada are currently trying to become “community hubs” where families, students, community members and school staff feel welcomed and the school itself is a place of support for the community, Tahli school is a community hub where staff and students can be seen playing, working, and conversing together.”

Olivia Caravaggi0 from Canada, April 19,2015

      

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Wen Aime Ziyan,China
Wen Aime Ziyan,China

 

“I have good meals everyday and hot water to take showers.P’ Yadamon went sightseeings with us and arranged us to visit many places,like a zoo, university,and temple,etc.We’re not only teaching here,but also having fun here.Here people are friendly and warm-hearted.Though their English isn’t good enough,they try to speak English and help us.It’s very nice of them.Actually,I expected to make use of my knowledge and when I am young,try to help people as much as I can.And I really did it!I’am very happy”.

Wen Ziyan,  February 10, 2015

 

 

 

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Heather Morgan,UK
Heather Morgan,UK

       “This has been one of the best things I’ve ever done in my life. I met so many wonderful people and had so much fun teaching! I was moved by the kindness of the students and teachers too and felt like a celebrity:). Also, it has shown me how important face to face interaction is in our daily lives–a smile goes a long way in making a good day :). Also, this experience has given me the confidence to try to pursue teaching on a professional level.”

Heather Morgan from USA, March 2015

                   

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Siobhan McGoldrick,Ireland
Siobhan McGoldrick, Ireland

“Don’t be put off if you feel a bit overwhelmed on your first day teaching. I had such an amazing time and  I think myself as teacher and the students learning English have come a long way since the first day . It’s truly is an wonderful experience and I wish I could more stay longer and thank you Jason + good luck with the program

Siobhan McGoldrick  from Ireland, July 2013

 

 

 

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Charlene Deane,Ireland
Charlene Deane,Ireland

“I definitely think it has opened my eyes more. It’s amazing now after a few hours on the plane. How different two culture can be. It has also done a lot for my confidence. When teaching English it sometimes require you to bust at a tone or do a funny dance in order to help student learn. This is something I wouldn’t of dreamed of doing at home in Ireland”

Charlene Deane from Ireland, July 2013

 

 

 

 

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Simon Neary,Ireland
Simon Neary,Ireland

“I really enjoyed the whole experience. The people I met were so warm, friendly and accommodating . The children were full of fun and all the teachers were so welcoming and nice. I love living in this villege, going for cycles , meeting local people and trying Thai food, music and dance.”
Simon Nearyfrom Ireland, July 2013

 

 

 

 

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Alexandra Ly,Australia
Alexandra Ly,Australia

“The volunteer experience was amazing and has definitely positively affect my life. I have learnt many new skill and make many new life long friends. I have also been able to experience a new culture and learn more about Thai customs…Nothing I bet you haven’t heard before! Thank for providing the opportunity for an amazing experience and it is a great thing to do that I would recommended to many.”

Alexandra Ly from Australia, August 2013

 

 

 

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Alexis Orellana ,USA
Alexis Orellana ,USA

“I enjoy spending time with students and teacher at the school because I got to learn more of Thai culture and  the language . It also gave me a lesson to appreciate what I have and more me consider to pursue teaching English and the food was the highlight of the experience because I got a chance to eat insect, sticky rice, buffalo meatballs, and fresh grilled fish. The fruit was the best thing that I ate and I’m thankful for Thip for cooking food every day. She also did a great job of teaching me now to cook basic Thai cooking.

Alexis Orellana from USA,July 2013

 

 

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Wenqing Gan,China
Wenqing Gan,China

“ICCVTT’s volunteering project is a fabulous start for me to serve the society. There’s no doubt that I will participate in more international volunteer activities in the future. Since I have decided to develop my career as a professional teacher, being a volunteer teacher in Thailand enriches my teaching experience so that I would be able to apply different teaching techniques on my future students.”

Wenqing Gan,China.February 27, 2014

 

 

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Laurian Della,USA
Laurian Della,USA

      The teachers and students that I worked with are my family, and they will never be forgotten. I loved every second that I spent in Thailand, and I feel that participating with this program was one of the best decisions that I ever made. There are not enough words to express the gratitude that I feel towards the teachers here. I have never felt so welcomed and so loved, and I wish that there was a way for me to show just how grateful I am. The family that I made while I was here will forever remain in my heart. It feels like I am leaving a piece of my soul behind in Thailand, and I am deeply saddened that my experience here has ended. I have plans to come back soon (hopefully within 1-2 years) but am heartbroken to be separated from my Thai family for so long. Thank you for everything!”

Laurian Della from USA, March 2014              

 

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Anis Zalee,Malaysia
Anis Zalee,Malaysia

 Actually I dont expect this voluntary will be too comfortable and so wonderful. everyone is very nice and respectful. the teachers, students and people around me. my hostlers are very kind and they provide me very comfortable and clean accommodation and delish foods everyday. and everyone is so kind and helpful. I am so happy during my time there.i learned many things through the volunteering process. many amazing things from their culture. it has given me many wonderful experience which i share with my friends and family since im back

Anis Zalee; from  Malaysia, June 2014.

 

 

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Qian Goh,Singpore
Qian Goh,Singpore

“It has enriched me with the Thai culture and the difference between education systems in both Singapore and Thailand. I feel very fortunate to have had the chance to experience a whole other culture besides my own as it has broadened my horizons in more ways than I could have previously imagined. and I was extremely satisfied with the treatment in the school. The teachers would always go out of their way to provide any sort of assistance for me, including transport, meals, etc. The children were constantly enthusiastic about learning from me and I never once felt discouraged teaching them.”

Qian Goh, Singapore,July 10, 2014

 

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Woody McAllister,USA
Woody McAllister,USA

 

“I have a few wonderful story about my time teaching when I got to attend Jason’s best friends wedding and a story about ICCVTT as a whole. Those write-ups can be found on my blog at http://capturinganopportunity.blogspot.com/ If you want me to send them to a specific email or something I can always copy and paste them to an email for you guys to have”

Woody McAlliste from USA , August , 2014

 

 

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Renhui (Jerry) Wang,China
Renhui (Jerry) Wang,China

 

 ” These kids are amazing, and Thai people are very nice to me. As a falang, I didn’t expect they could be very hospitable and considerate. But, here they are! When every night I walked around the village of my school, people smiled to me though they cannot talk to me because we cannot use a common language. Frequently, people gave me papaya as gifts. I love it!”

Renhui Wang from China, December  2014

 

 

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Li Yingying ,China
Li Yingying , China,

“I am so thankful that ICCVTT offered us this precious chance to teach in Thailand for three weeks. In these three weeks. Actually, I think I was more like student than a teacher because I did learn so much from the student and teachers. Comparing  to my former volunteer experience , the most difficult thing is the communication. Students and teachers there are  not so good as speaking English so that  needed more patience to teach them and understood them. At the same time, we learned some Thai form students. This volunteer experience showed me that sincerity and love is the shorter distant between two people though they have language problem. I was tally affected by the students and the teacher and this will be my unforgettable memory forever.”

Li Yingying from China, August 2014

 

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Maria Cola,Spain
Maria Cola,Spain

 

“I have lived such a wonderful experience as a volunteer that I would recommend it to everybody. I will always remember this place with a smile on my face and happiness in my heart. Thanks a lot for giving me the opportunity to live such a great experience.”

 Maria Cola Palao from Spian, July 31, 2014

 

 

 

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Gustav Wang,China
Gustav Wang,China

 

   “More than expected. I just live in a teacher’s house, she just treated me as a new member of the family, sometimes even like her son. I lived in a single room with well equipment like AC, WIFI…Typical Thai food and fruits. WOW, I still cannot forget the delicacy of Thai fruits.”

Gustav Wang from China, September  2014

 

 

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Yacong Luo,China
Yacong Luo,China

 The first thing I learn is that don’t easily judge something before you really get to know it.After staying in Thailand and knew many local people, I realized some thoughts I had before about this country is not correct. I wanted to come to Thailand last year, however, due to the political status was unstable in Thailand last winter, my parents thought it was too dangerous to come. All of the information I received from TV news and Internet were about the violence and unrest, which made me feel Thailand is not a safe place. Now I know it is untrue. Except the politics, I learn about people’s life and their attitudes towards life. People are friendly and warm-heated, most places in Thailand are safe and peace. Only when you experience, or interact with the local can you know what you learn about something was a small side of the all. 2. This is the first time I served as a volunteer over two weeks. I have attended other volunteer activities before, but most of them were around two weeks. This experience helped me deepen my feelings about the meaning of a volunteer. I start to consider what impact volunteer can bring to not only one school, but also families and its community. I wish I could stay longer to continue to teach the lovely students” 

   LUO  YACONG from China, February  2015 

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Andrew Rothstein,USA
Andrew Rothstein,USA

 “It was a very good experience, particularly from a cultural standpoint. People treated us very well, Prathoom particularly. She went out of her way to invite us to a number of family events, including a wedding, a political celebration and a monk joining a monastery, events which enriched our appreciation for Thai culture”

Andrew M. Rothstein from USA, March  2015

   

                       

 

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Linda Beltz,Germany
Alaia Schwegler from USA

“I truly enjoyed my experience with the organization. The organization itself was very well organized and helpful. Anything I needed was addressed in a timely manner and they went above and beyond to help me feel comfortable. The program itself was more than I expected. Teachers here were so helpful and welcoming, and really immersed me in the Thai culture and helped me with my every need.  The program was organized very well overall. I never felt like anything was disorganized on the organization’s end. However, I do believe that it would have been helpful to have been able to talk to the teachers beforehand. When I first started, they quickly threw me into the mix, but trying to teach the children English when I was unsure of what they knew or what they were learning proved to be difficult and waste of time for both me and the students. It would have been useful to be able to know what they were learning beforehand and organized lesson plans before I arrived. That said, the teachers were helpful and helped me organize and teach in the following weeks, and I understand that it is difficult the receive that sort of information with so many other volunteers being sent to different schools.”

Alaia Schwegler from USA,July 21, 2014 

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Jina Wen ,China
Jina Wen ,China

“It’s my greatest honor ever to have joined ICCVTT’s volunteering program and be the first volunteer teacher in Thanonhakpittayakom school. The teachers are super nice and treat me extremely good. I especially feel a lot greatful that Kru Lek, the lovely English department leader, an expectant lady with  a cute little baby daughter, has been taking care of me all the time during my stay in the school. Kru Tong,who is English teacher, has been staying with me in the same house to make sure my security.She is an excellent chef who cooks me delicious Thai food every day that make me don’t want to leave. The vice principla has brought me a big bag of rice from home that I can eat for 3 month! Kru pi-Aeung and Kru Chaella have taken me to visit a historical site of Hindu temples in Phanom Rung. It ‘s the most beautiful historical temple relics I have ever seen! Kru Gaew. A lovely lady buys me yummy local dessert every week. Kru Beam has invited me food by taking a speed boat! The female teacher similar my body size borrowed me Thai teacher suits and I loved the traditional Thai costume! I felt like to could open a clothing store with all the dresses that they have brought m! I love also the fastastic students with amazing  smiling face who would always say “I love you teacher” and “ Wo Ai Ni” in Chinese! What’s more, the school principal is super considerate that he ordered to buy all ne home appliances for making sure that I feel comfortable to stay in our school. I love the Thanonhakpittayakom school and thank you for giving me a chance to be part of them.”

Guo Guo Wen Jing February,2014

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Christopher Hulbert,UK
Christopher Hulbert,UK

“The hosts were fantastic, felt like a member of the family. The kids are fantastic, BanChomthong school is fantastic, all the staff are laid back and very helpful. I already have recommended the program and we will be returning after a short time traveling in Laos.”

      Christopher Hulbert form UK , November 2013

 

 

 

 

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Rebecca Murphy,UK
Rebecca Murphy,UK

” We have enjoyed every minute, from Jason’s party with Buddhist ceremony to becoming part of the real Thai community and family working with the children has been so much fun and really rewarding. We plan on returning very soon!”

Rebecca Murphy form UK , November 2013

 

 

 

 

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Paoloa Dmtalario from Italy

“It was very funny (for students) when I was trying to read some Thai words. I enjoyed when they has fun. It also make me understand how different must be for them to learn English. I had a very positive experience. I am grateful to all of you for giving me this special experience. I aware that you have work hard to organizes all this program for me. Thank you very much.”

Paoloa Dmtalario from Italy, July , 2013

 

 

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Rachel Goodman,UK
Daniela Nusco

“Volunteering in the school has had a very positive effect on my life, I have enjoyed every minute of it. I loves teaching the  children with the teachers and learnt a lot of Thai culture…I have a brilliant experience volunteering  at the school. The teacher and the children were so friendly and welcoming. I would recommended the program to anyone. I will miss everybody at the school and wish to return in the future.”

Rachael Goodman from U.K.,  July 2013

 

 

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9.Racheal, UK
Rachael Goodman, UK

“I have been so happy at the school and feel very lucky to have met such a kind and generous group of people. I will really miss the students and teachers. Thank you so much for such an enjoyable experience”

Daniela Nusco from U.K.,  July 2013

 

 

 

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Valentina De Leonardis, Italy

“This experience effect my life in a good way. I received all the support I needed. I felt very happy and satisfied. I rediscovered and I improved myself through an in-depth understanding of another culture and society… I enjoys a lot the experience in the school because it is a very quiet and peaceful place to be. All the students and the teachers are very lovely and polite. I felt this place as my home from the beginning .Thip and Dream took care of me and Alex in a wonderful way. I didn’t miss anything from my country but I know I miss everybody and everything here.”

Valentina De Leonardis, Italy, July 2013

 

 

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Zimeng Zhang,China
Zimeng Zhang,China

Time flies too fast , it seem like I just came  here yesterday. I still clearly remember the first day I got here, the first class I taught… teacher here are so generous and kind to us, students here are so adorable and thirst to knowledge, thy brought me so much fun and happiness, live every smile on their face is a gift to me, every word  they remembered in class id the best reward of my work… I didn’t expect to gain so much experience when I decided to go, and the days I have here will be the most precious memory to me, and I will definitely miss both the teacher and students here in Chongkumwittaya school after I come back home. It is a really meaningful project and I hope through many volunteers’ work students interest in English would be ignited!

 Zimeng Zhang from China, August 2013

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Royce Payne , USA
Royce Payne , USA

            “I’ve volunteered twice as a helper for the English language teachers at this picturesque school in Eastern Thailand and have enjoyed every minute of the experience. Every student, from the kindergarten to the 9th grade, has taken a sincere interest to learn and use the English language. Every one made me feel very welcome. The entire community of surrounding villages was very kind and friendly to me as a visitor and made me feel at home away from home. I especially appreciated meeting the families of the students at the village markets and shops and their encouragement for the kids to learn a new language. Wat Putthisan School staff expressed an interest in learning or improving their English language skills and how to better teach English to the students. This was a great experience that I hope to repeat again soon!”

Royce Payne from USA ,January 2013  

      

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Sarah Allan, UK
Sarah Allan, UK

 “Volunteering at the school  and giving my time seem like such a  small gesture in comparison to the beautiful memories, I have made, warm hearted people  I  have met and the understanding of Thai culture I  have gained.Teaching the children and the rewarding feeling you get from them learning is enough for me to highly recommend this program, but you also will learn so much. I have been travelling Thailand for 2 months before volunteering at the school, however I feel I have learnt more about Thai culture ad their believes in this past 3 weeks. Thank you to the school, all teachers and students for making this once in a lifetime experience.”

Sarah  Allan form U.K, March 2013  

 

 

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Celia Long ,New Zealand
Celia Long ,New Zealand

 My first day was a very humbling experience, with Jason and other teachers providing me with everything I could possibly want, including bottled water, food and extra items they thought I would need – Introducing me to the students and giving me a schedule for my classes.  Even the school cook happily went out of her way to accommodate my dietary requirements.  I really knew immediately that everyone was extremely grateful for my being here.  Meeting the children was also a lovely experience.  They are friendly, polite and respectful and never miss an opportunity to meet and greet with a resounding   “hello, teacher” or “good morning/afternoon teacher”.   In class they are attentive and want to learn, which does make the job easier despite the language barrier.  Of course they get a bit chatty from time to time but they are just kids.”

Celia Long from New Zealand, June 2013

          

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Zou Yiao Qian,China
Zou Yiao Qian,China

Volunteering is one of the greatest experiences one could have in the lifetime. You gain as much as you give. In my case, it is even more. Going through different schools and seeing the whole different world, the affections and appreciations the local people and children poured on me every single day make me doubt whether I truly deserve so much of love. Jason, the founder of the project, is doing an amazing job! Keep going! “

Sun from China. July 2013,

 

                 

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Minghua Tan ,China
Minghua Tan ,China

 “I met volunteers and Jason, my wonderful volunteering started.I volunteered in several different schools, including kindergarten, primary school and high school. It’s great to have met so many students. They share many things in common, willing to learn, opening to talk and paying enough attention in classes, which are important for a student. Jason’s project offers an opportunity to the local students to practice more when talking with foreigners.”

Minghua Tan  form China, June2013   

 

 

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Yvonne Suchomel,Germay
Yvonne Suchomel,Germay

 “Before my volunteering here,I can’t believe that I would have such an unforgettable experience this summer.As the first foregin volunteer in Anubanwatsakaeo School,I’m so lucky to have the friendly consideration from everyone,especially my host family.In the class,Thai students are very polite,clever and encouraged to be active,which makes a deep impression on me.Every class is unique to me and I enjoy every moment communicating with my students.Besides,volunteering is a good opportunity to learn more about Thai culture from Thai teachers here.Actually,what I gained is more than what I gave during these three weeks.It will be my great honor if I have ever encouraged them to try something different before.Thanks to all the people in Anubanwatsakaeo School and volunteer friends of ICCVTT,I have a wonderful time in Thailand.It’s really a great project and I hope I will be back in the near future.”

Yvonne Zhang  from China, July 2013

 

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Patrick Schowe,Germany
Patrick Schowe,Germany

 We really enjoyed our stay at Anubanwatsakaeo. We felt very welcome at the school and called a very nice accommodation our home for three weeks. We just loved to be around wit the caring thai and philippine Teachers. We got the chance to experience the real thai life and everybody tried to make our time very special and wonderful. It was a great experience to teach the thai kids in English and to see, how much they appreciated it, even if it was sometimes challenging. We joined a lot of activities and meals in our free time with the Teachers . We visited nice places in the wonderful natural Sakaeo Province and even further places.  We liked the town sakaeo and  had many restaurants and possibilities to shop prettty close by the school. We loved to visit the nightmarket on Wednesdays and Fridays. They are offering awesome and cheap Thaifood . We wanna say “Kop kun ka” and “Kop kun kap” to the school, the teachers and the kids.  Thanks to everyone who made us this unique experience in our lifes! 

Patrick  Germany, January 2014

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Zimeng Zhang,China
Zimeng Zhang,China

 Time flies too fast, it seems like I just came here yesterday, I still clearly remember the first day I got here, the first class I taught…teachers here are so generous and kind to us, students here are so adorable and thirst to knowledge, they brought me so much fun and happiness, like every smile on their face is a gift to me , every words they remembered in class is the best reward of my work…I didn’t expect to gain so much experience when I decided to go, and the days I had here will be the most precious memory to me, and I will definitely miss both the teachers and students here in Chongkumwitaya school after I come back home. It is a really meaningful project and I hope through many volunteers’ work students interest in English would be ignited!”

Zimeng Zhangfrom China, August 2013

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Rong Yang,China
Rong Yang,China

 It is one of the best experiences for me to be a volunteer teacher in Chongkumwittaya School in Thailand, which I will treasure for my whole life. Through this experience I learn how to be a teacher, including how to control the class and how to communicate with the students. And in fact, to be an English teacher here also helps me improve my own English skills. Plus, this is also a chance for me to learn of the Thai culture because we attend many Thai-style activities. Moreover, during this process I get to know many nice people and they are like my best friends and even relatives. I love them so much. And now I’ve begun to miss them since I recognize that I have to leave soon”

Long Yang from China, August 2013

 

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Qianming Zhang ,China
Qianming Zhang ,China

“Before my volunteering here,I can’t believe that I would have such an unforgettable experience this summer.As the first foregin volunteer in Anubanwatsakaeo School,I’m so lucky to have the friendly consideration from everyone,especially my host family.In the class,Thai students are very polite,clever and encouraged to be active,which makes a deep impression on me.Every class is unique to me and I enjoy every moment communicating with my students.Besides,volunteering is a good opportunity to learn more about Thai culture from Thai teachers here.Actually,what I gained is more than what I gave during these three weeks.It will be my great honor if I have ever encouraged them to try something different before.Thanks to all the people in Anubanwatsakaeo School and volunteer friends of ICCVTT,I have a wonderful time in Thailand.It’s really a great project and I hope I will be back in the near future.”

Qianming Zhang China, Novemer 2013

 

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Daniel Wdmonds,UK
Daniel Wdmonds,UK

“The experience was simply the best from my entire trip to Thailand, everyone from the teachers and students, to the local make us fell at home straight away…There are too many stories to pick just one, however I would like to sat that every students was well behaved, polite and fun to work with and are a credit to Banchumthong school. I would aslo like to thank you all the teacher and especially Tawan and Link for making the experience so enjoyable.”

Daniel Wdmonds  from UK,November 2012

 

 

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John Paul Atkinson,UK
John Paul Atkinson,UK

“I have done various voluntary activities throughout my life but this without doubt has been the most enjoyable. I couldn’t pick a single memory because everyday has been fantastic. A massive thank you to Tawan and her family for making experience so enjoyable.”

John Paul Atkinson from UK,November 2012

 

 

 

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Muny Chuan, Cambodia
Muny Chuan, Cambodia

“I am very happy to have a chance to visit your school. This school is very nice environments, students are friendly, all teachers welcome to me friendly, I would like to thank so much to my friend and the school principal who gave me a special opportunities to have a visit”

Muny Chuan from Cambodia, July  2012

 

 

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Yuan Lei,China
Yuan Lei,China

“The volunteering experience at Watputthisan School became my most cherished memory because of Jason, the English teacher and the coordinator, P’ Jum, P’ Hom, P’ Pon, P’ Nit and other devoted teachers, my students who are thirsty for knowledge, and of course my best friend Qian who volunteered with me. I really hope to come back again to see my adorable students and the friendly Watputthisan community”

 Yuan Lei  from China, August  2012  

 

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Lorernzo Mannini , Italy
Lorernzo Mannini , Italy

“The thing that impressed me the most is the warm welcome and the friendly treatment I received straight away, since the moment I became part of Watputhisan School. I also have been struck by the kid’s smiles; their passion and enthusiasm helped me a lot and made me feel welcome and not away from home at all. Definitely an awesome experience, really motivating, eyes opening and so much fun, despite of the big amount of patience and self control required. I recommend it to everybody, especially to who wishes to put himself at the test, discovering something new and live in a such a different environment, culture and customs; if you feel willing to help less fortunate people in the other side of the world without the involvement of money or forced donations, this is the place for you!”

LorenZo Mannini from Italy, January 2012

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