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Learn more about the 2023 Teacher Brigade to Nicaragua: Travel Experience Delivers Challenge and Reward

“Education should not be the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.” — William Butler Yeats

In 2023, Canadian teachers participated in a teacher’s brigade to Guatemala and to Nicaragua, in partnership with the Alberta Teacher’s Association. Teachers experienced firsthand the time and effort and challenges associated with education in resource-scarce communities.

Scroll down to learn more about the most recent and also past teacher brigades (2017, 2018, 2019).

Teachers in Bosawas, Nicaragua

2023 Teacher Brigade

Alberta Teacher's Discover Common Ground in Nicaragua

Published in Together 2017:

Alberta's Notebook for the Global Goals