November Trivia Question:  Which 4 States in the U.S. have towns named "Turkey"? 

Bonus: What 2 townships in Pennsylvania have 'Turkey' in their names? (Find answers below)


This month we highlight Josie Kinkade, who has been a volunteer tutor for about a year. Although Josie has never been a teacher nor received any formal teacher training, she says that she has always loved to teach and feels that by tutoring she is, in a way, following in her mother’s footsteps, since her mother also loved to teach--“had a knack for it”--although she also had no formal teacher training. About her experience as a Skyline tutor, Josie says that she really appreciates how friendly everyone is, adding that “it’s a place where you can see that your volunteer work has an immediate effect.” Read more: http://www.skylineliteracy.org/tutorspotlight

This month we highlight Josie Kinkade, who has been a volunteer tutor for about a year. Although Josie has never been a teacher nor received any formal teacher training, she says that she has always loved to teach and feels that by tutoring she is, in a way, following in her mother’s footsteps, since her mother also loved to teach--“had a knack for it”--although she also had no formal teacher training. About her experience as a Skyline tutor, Josie says that she really appreciates how friendly everyone is, adding that “it’s a place where you can see that your volunteer work has an immediate effect.”

Read more: http://www.skylineliteracy.org/tutorspotlight


Did you know that Skyline Literacy learners come from 64 countries?

Afghanistan, Albania, Armenia, Bangladesh, Belarus, Bosnia, Brazil, Chile, China, Colombia, Congo, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Germany, Ghana, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, India, Iran, Iraq, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Korea, Kurdistan, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Liberia, Mali, Mexico, Morocco, Myanmar, Nepal, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Panama, Peru, Puerto Rico, Romania, Russia, Scotland, South Korea, Spain, Sudan, United Kingdom, Ukraine, United States, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yugoslavia & Zambia.

Afghanistan, Albania, Armenia, Bangladesh, Belarus, Bosnia, Brazil, Chile, China, Colombia, Congo, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Germany, Ghana, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, India, Iran, Iraq, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Korea, Kurdistan, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Liberia, Mali, Mexico, Morocco, Myanmar, Nepal, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Panama, Peru, Puerto Rico, Romania, Russia, Scotland, South Korea, Spain, Sudan, United Kingdom, Ukraine, United States, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yugoslavia & Zambia.


Trivia Question Answers: 

Louisiana (Turkey Creek), Texas, North Carolina & Arizona (Turkey Creek)

Bonus Answers:

Upper Turkeyfoot & Lower Turkeyfoot

 


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