Saturday, May 17, 2014
Happy Teachers' Day!
Here in Haiti, we celebrate Teachers' Day on May 16. Undaunted by heavy rains that morning, Espwa school teachers and children came together yesterday for a special assembly to honor our educators and their special contribution to the lives of our children.
It was a day of acknowledgment, speeches, and performance. Here the littlest students share some encouraging words for their teachers - like they say, 'from the mouths of babes':
Remember these guys? The Espwa nan Nwel 2013 winners performed a groovy tune:
And here the principals of the secondary school and kindergarten, left to right, present the teachers with honorary certificates:
Educators, thank you for all you do for the children!