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Getting Ready

Discussing the how and why of curriculum

By Linden Parker

After an amazingly informative and collaborative Curriculum Building Workshop, we are ready to set off for Malawi. Those of us who will be working on curriculum development spent the weekend getting to know each other and the intent of our project in Africa. I definitely felt less anxious after the weekend because there is one less unknown to face in the days ahead. The Stonebanks’ were incredible hosts and there was a perfect blend of relaxed bonding time and time spent discussing and exploring the curriculum work.

Imagining what could be

Imagining what could be

Back home, it took a bit of effort to get everything packed just right, but I am truly getting excited now that my bags are ready and sitting by the door. We meet early tomorrow morning at the Montreal airport and after 24  hours of travel we will arrive in Malawi. WOW!