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Laura A's Testimonial

Name: Laura A’Court

Secondary School Teacher

When did you Volunteer? September-November 2014

Why did you volunteer? I was interested in Voluntary work and was advised by a friend to research the Trust.  The Trust sounded a perfect opportunity for me to develop my teaching practice while living in a community of a country I had never visited.

Overall experience in 3 words: Rewarding, Eye- opening, Joy

Best part of teaching? Teaching enthusiastic children that came equipped to lessons!

What did you learn from your experience? New methods of teaching, about new culture/community, Muslim religion, own character of strength.

Best bits: Meeting such kind, caring people

Favourite activity/trip visited? Rafting down the river with my sister after a Jungle trek!

Must bring item? Music and speakers!

Other: Do it - it’s worth every minute, I’d recommend this experience in a heartbeat.