on 11/6/02 2:31 PM, Kay Marcelle at [log in to unmask] wrote:
> The week of March 24-28 there will be a group of 30 Russian high school
> students taking part in a workshop being held at Middlebury College.
> These students will receive approx. 20 hours of computer skills
> training, 20 hours of mentoring-skills training and 10 hours of
> community development training.
> When they return home they will use these skills to mentor community
> groups in using Internet resources, developing web sites, desktop
> publishing, etc.
> Due to a scheduling mess, I am unavailable that week and I am seeking a
> replacement to provide the computer-skills training portion. It really
> will be alot of fun! There is a stipend available (around $1550 plus
> travel) for the week. If you are able to rearrange your schedule to
> provide this instruction, I know you will love the experience. If you
> are unable to participate but can think of someone I should contact,
> please let me know. I'll send lots more detailed info upon request.
> Kay Marcelle
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Kay, I am initially interested but not exactly sure of time/schedule- I have
a fairly precocious seventh grade student who is one of my tech support
assistants who speaks fluent russian who might greatly benefit from beiong
a part of the experience.