BRIDGEs (Building Relationships for International Development, Growth & Education) in Belize matches North American teachers with a variety of skills and expertise with teachers in developing nations, who need coaching and/or additional training in their ﬁeld. Our current initiative focuses on teacher training in Belize. Volunteers with BRIDGEs in Belize experience life in the interior of the country, where fewer tourists venture.
This year BRIDGES is working with teachers in the Mayan villages in southern Belize.
Our group of seven Saint Annians arrived safely in Belize and have been working all week in the Maya villages in Central Belize. They are attending to school needs, conducting teacher trainings, and building friendships. Thank you to all who contributed school supplies: they are much needed and have been […]
March, 2015 is coming soon! Join us in Belize! We are going to Belize in March to teach staff in remote villages. You will have the opportunity to experience the culture of Belize while working with local teachers.
Members of BRIDGEs were honored to attend the dedication of the first Maya community radio station in the Toledo district of Belize. Executive Director of BRIDGEs, Mark Brown was a featured guest and speaker at the event on March 24th, 2014 because of his involvement in organizing volunteers and fundraising […]