Tag Archives: ACLE
Look! We’re E-list film stars! Noooo, not the kind you watch in your bedroom. For the past six weeks we have lived and worked in Italy teaching English. The entire time we were being filmed by a camera crew to … Continue reading
After a successful week of Orientation and Training, Sarah and I were sent to Roccafranca for our first week as A.C.L.E. tutors. I was in charge of the class of 9-year olds, a group I picked because of their class … Continue reading
I teach the oldest group at camp (12-year-olds), which is great because they know enough English that I can whip out my US Weekly and play games like, “Who Wore It Better?” (and my spin-off, “Whose Bottom is Bigger?”, Beyonce … Continue reading
I just opened my sister’s computer and was greeted with her latest diary entry, which was simply: “I thought about having my tubes tied today.” We are here at her hotel debriefing after our first day of prison labor, which … Continue reading
Courtney and Lynne are ACLE pros and Italy veterans as far as we are concerned. Luckily for us they have been showing us the ropes in camp and around town in San Remo. Today their leadership pertained most significantly to … Continue reading
In Italy we will be followed round the clock by Camera man Bogdan. When you spend the whole day lugging an 8 pound camera around and your nights uploading footage, you have to catch a nap when you can.
We landed in Italy as emissaries of http://www.JetSetZero.tv.. This adventure-travel-reality show began when a group of guys quit their safe and stable professional jobs to live a picaresque life. The JS0 mission: to demonstrate that it’s possible to travel like … Continue reading