Monthly Archives: January 2017

Karlis Ulmanis – Good Guy or Bad Guy? and other unanswered questions

Just when I think I’m starting to understand the Latvian psyche I start to observe things for which I can find no logical reasons. I have 3 questions which I would like some rational answers. Why is Karlis Ulmanis still … Continue reading

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Teaching in Latvia – Compared to the UK

Education, Education, Education – Part 3 Before I start, I think it only fair to point out that these are my first impressions. I have only had 4 months teaching experience in the Latvian education system so I have much … Continue reading

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