Mar 162012
 
Lisa: A California Science Teacher Shows Travel Is Not Scary

Teaching Traveling: Hello, world traveling teacher Lisa Niver Rajna!

Lisa, tell us about your background.

Lisa: Traveling and teaching have always been parts of my life!

I have taught preschool to middle school usually with a focus on science. This is my thirteenth year teaching and currently I teach K-6 science in Los Angeles, California where I grew up.

I also spent seven years on the Seven Seas as a youth counselor and assistant Cruise Director, just [...Read More!]

Mar 112012
 
Nancy: Family on Bikes Vogel, Biking Across the World With Kids

Teaching Traveling: Today we chat with Nancy from the extremely famous and inspirational traveling Vogel family. If you haven’t heard what they’ve done, get ready to be shocked! 

Nancy, tell us about your background.

Nancy: I grew up in Boise, Idaho and, after six long years in university, graduated with a degree in teaching. Immediately upon graduation, I headed off to Honduras to work as a Peace Corps Volunteer establishing resource room [...Read More!]

Mar 012012
 
Kate: Guatemala to Learn Spanish and Volunteer for Vacation

Teaching Traveling: Welcome to Massachusetts teacher, Kate, who has taken some AMAZING international travel vacations during her summers.

Kate, tell us about yourself.

Kate: My name is Kate Baldwin and I am a 26-year old from the Boston area. This is my third year working as a speech-language pathologist in a public school.  I love my position and I am also very grateful for the summer vacations we have… because these vacations [...Read More!]

Feb 252012
 
Lindsay: Romantic Travels of a Teacher and Fashion Blogger

Teaching Traveling: Welcome to Lindsay, a teacher, fashion travel blogger, and girlfriend of a prominent travel blogger!

Lindsay, tell us about yourself.

Lindsay: My name is Lindsay Carreiro and I’ve lived in Rhode Island all of my life, 29 (yikes!) years to be exact and I wouldn’t change a thing.  I love Rhode Island; I am so passionate I should be working for the tourism board, but that’s another matter. Growing [...Read More!]

Feb 162012
 
Baz: Teaching and Travel Around The World With TEFL Certification

Teaching Traveling: Welcome to unbelievably inspiring long-term world traveler and international teacher, Barry O’Leary, also known as Baz!

Baz, tell us a bit about your background. 

Baz: I was born in Kingston, London, but I grew up in North-West London in a really exciting place called Eastcote. After getting an Economics degree at Southampton University I worked in sales in London for three years. During that time I grew to despise [...Read More!]

Feb 122012
 
A Free Program for Kids Age 14-18 to Learn Travel Blogging!

Great opportunity alert!

Do you know any kids age 14-18 who are interested in travel blogging?

Tell them to click THIS LINK to get information on how to apply for the free and fabulous youth travel blogging mentorship just launched by the Wandering Educators Travel Site!

This program provides amazing training to youth who dream of travel blogging. It leads students through a structured, engaging curriculum led by some of the top travel writers [...Read More!]

Feb 042012
 
Stacey: Teaching Traveling Through Books for Children

Teaching Traveling: Welcome to Stacey Zolt Hara, Owner and Author of the Travel with Bella book series, and overall FASCINATING person!

Stacey, tell us about yourself.

Stacey: I grew up in the Chicago suburbs and started my career as a journalist covering U.S. Congress in Washington, DC. Since college, my career took lots of twists and turns that included internships at a high-fashion magazine in Manhattan, covering Congress amid the tail [...Read More!]

Jan 292012
 
A Giant List of Advice and Resources for Teaching Abroad!

Yesterday, the article about Eliane came out, telling her amazing story of teaching English around the world through Airline ESL, Business English, and TESOL Teacher Training. 

Today, Eliane has agreed to share with us all the super-useful processes and resources that she recommends to launch or further a career in Teaching-Traveling.

This advice is useful for finding teaching gigs around the world, as well as in the specific countries of Brazil and [...Read More!]

Jan 282012
 
Eliane: ESL for Airlines, Business English, and TESOL Training, RTW!

Teaching Traveling: Welcome to Eliane, who has TONS of helpful information on teaching-traveling: from ESL for airlines, to Business English, to TESOL training, all around the world. 

Eliane, tell us about your background.

Eliane: I was born in Brazil but raised in Canada. My father was a soccer player and went to work in Canada and we ended up living there. Due to his profession, we traveled quite a bit and I [...Read More!]

Jan 262012
 
Shane: From Teacher to RV Traveler and Europe Bargain Hunter

Teaching Traveling: Welcome to Shane, former teacher and current RV travel advocate!

Shane, tell us a bit about your background.

Shane: I am a native Rhode Islander. I attended Hope High School from 1963-1966 and I received my Bachelor’s degree in secondary education from the University of Rhode Island in 1971. In 1974, after a brief career in automotive sales, I procured a teaching position at a small parochial school in Rhode [...Read More!]