Congratulations to Marion and Sarah on achieving Graduate Diplomas in TESSOL from the University of Auckland after two and a half years of part time study. Well done!
We would like to warmly invite you to a wonderful opportunity of experiencing a new culture in your own home.
In term 3 we have students between the ages of 7-12 travelling from China to study at Matipo Primary.
Therefore, homestay placements are needed for these students for 2 weeks between 31st July – 11th August..
You will need to provide :
* Pick up/drop off to school
* Morning tea + lunch for school + all other necessary meals outside of school
* Bed/Beds depending how many children you’d like to host
* Internet available for the kids to contact their parents
The hosting rate will be $400 per student for the 2 weeks of hosting.
If you are interested, please email email@example.com for more information.
More than 36,000 children skipped classes to take holidays during a single school term last year.
Education Ministry figures show 5.7 percent of the 630,000 students covered by its attendance survey last year missed an average of one week in the second school term last year.
Read the full story at http://www.radionz.co.nz/news/national/333387/thousands-take-holidays-in-term-time