English Classes at Virginia Park

When Mesert Tadesse first arrived in Edmonton from Ethiopia, she didn’t think there would be much of a language barrier. She had learned English before immigrating and was confident integrating wouldn’t be a problem. There was one thing she didn’t account for in the language barrier though. “I couldn’t understand anyone’s accents!” Tadesse explains. “I … Continue reading English Classes at Virginia Park

English Classes Build Stronger Connections at GEF

Angelika Hoffmann officially retired from teaching grades one to 12 in Edmonton’s German Bilingual and regular program schools in the summer of 2013, but her teaching career didn’t. She’s taking her experience from teaching in schools and teaching English classes in Germany and applying it in helping some of GEF Seniors Housing’s staff improve their … Continue reading English Classes Build Stronger Connections at GEF