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Peace Corps in Thailand

Thailand

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Projects

Peace Corps Volunteers in Thailand work on a variety of initiatives. Primary projects focus on teacher development, community development and youth development.

Teacher Collaboration and Commnunity Service (TCCS)

 

The TCCS Project seeks to address participatory education reform and the improvement of Thai citizens’ quality of life through sustainable community development initiatives. Volunteers and their Thai partners will collaborate closely in the classroom to institute learning reform that supports the 1999 National Education Act and offers teachers the opportunities to develop and enhance skills in participatory learning approaches. They will also cooperate with individuals and groups in their communities to design, plan, and carry out various project initiatives that support community priorities.Read More »

Youth in Development Project (YinD)

 

The Youth in Development (YinD) Project which prepares and engages Thai youth for their adult roles. Youth focused projects cannot eliminate all the problems that young people face, but this project engages young people and builds on their strengths so that they are fully prepared to transition into adulthood.Read More »

Enjoy the moment and remain positive! Laura Jones Volunteer in Thailand Group 125, TCCS Project