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Lessons from North Korea

Published by Brandon Bui
Working with older students is an experience that has been extremely rewarding for me. At Woorideul School, I teach the …
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Week 7: Group Blog

Published by Melody Hong and Brock Salzman
The second week at Wooridul was much easier than the first. We started to get a hang of the different …
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Published by Jea Hyun Kim
Coming from a school full of vibrant and young students, I felt weird standing in front of students who are …
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Hello?! Woorideul

Published by James Feng
This week we started teaching at the Woorideul School. But first, a little background. This school specializes in teaching people …
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New School

Published by Brock Salzman
This week was our first experience with our second site, Woorideul School. Although it shares the same goal, educating foreign students, …
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Orcas in Russia

Published by Youlim Kim
“Four orcas are in the far east of Russia. They get trapped between ice. People help them.” My first lesson …
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Group Blog #6 DukeEngage South Korea

Published by Peining Yang & Brandon Bui
This week, our group began teaching at Woorideul School (우리들학교), a specialized academy for North Korean refugees and Korean-Chinese who have …
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New School New Experience

Published by Valentina Saavedra
New School This week our DESK group started working at the school for North Korean refugees here in Seoul. Unlike …
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