Primary is sweating with excitement!

So we have arrived safely in Belize City, and how would we describe our first day: SWEATY! To recap, we started our journey off in Toronto, most of us donning serious jackets and long pants, cause Canadian weather is still something akin to ‘Frozen.’ So upon arrival in Miami and later Belize, we had to ‘Let It Go,’ as Idina Menzel would belt. And so there we were, shorts and tank tops on, checked in at Smoking Balam, and ready […]

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Just about ready to go!

As we reach the end of the exam period, which caps off a tremendous school year at Queen’s, both QHO educators and Queen’s students alike are asking themselves the same question: WHERE HAVE THE PAST 7 MONTHS GONE!? The time has flown by and we now find ourselves on the cusp of what will be an extraordinary journey. We, the Belize secondary team have spent the past 7 months preparing for the next 6 weeks of teaching. Practice teaching on […]

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Countdown to Belize is on!

10 days left!! The primary project can’t tell you how excited we are to head off on project! It is hard to believe we just met our Project Directors (PD) and fellow Peer Educators (PE’s) for the first time in late October, and now the countdown to Belize is on! It’s been an amazing process to get ready for project. We held many fundraisers throughout the year, including selling balloons at the Santa Clause Parade, caroling, creating gifts for the […]

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