“You Light Our Path of Darkness”

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“You light our path of darkness,” that’s one of our students’ words when the class was wishing the teacher and class aide “a Happy Teachers Day” for Teacher Appreciation Week. During this unconventional time, these words reflect the positive and necessary impact of LCNV’s work, which is truly meaningful to all of us. Sonia talks about how important LCNV’s English …

“[I am] encouraged to practice at home with my children!”

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With LCNV’s Distance Learning Classes up and running, we are delighted to see students and teachers having a joyous time together. The energy, laughter, and positivity plowing in the classroom is precious and makes everything worthwhile! This week, we would like to share with you Katherin’s essay about how learning English has helped her to have more interactions with people …

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week!

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This week is Teacher Appreciation Week, and we want to have a big shout-out to all our Instructors! Every time  we hear about our students’ success, we know that it is not separable from our instructors’ effort, and deeply feel thankful for the time and all the heart dedicated by them. Just like what Jale wrote in her essay- she …

Zainab: “I have the Best Teachers. They Help Me a Lot.”

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Having a good teacher is a critical part of language education. A good teacher helps you understand the materials better, improve faster, and feel encouraged and motivated throughout your learning process. At LCNV, we feel blessed whenever we hear our students say, “we have the best teachers!”. We are extremely thankful to our teachers who during these unconventional times,  keep …

Happy National Volunteer Week!

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Happy National Volunteer Week! Volunteers are absolutely critical to fulfilling our mission and we are fortunate to be connected to so many amazing, dedicated individuals. They support our learners as teachers, class aides, and administrative roles in our office; and we are truly thankful for the difference they made in our learners’ lives! In Marlon’s essay, he expressed how our …