Month: August 2018

An overnight stay at Jeondeungsa Buddhist Temple.

Funded Educator Travel With the Korean War Legacy Foundation

Teaching Traveling: Curious about organizations that fund teachers for educational travel around the world? Let's welcome Bobbie Downs, an educator who recently returned from one such program in South Korea! Bobbie, tell us a bit about your background.  Bobbie visiting...

/ August 28, 2018
Waiting to fill water jugs in South Sudan.

Fundraising for Wells in South Sudan from “A Long Walk to Water”

A completed water well in South Sudan! Teaching Traveling: One of the best books I've ever read with my middle school students is A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park. The book is based on the true story of Salva Dut,...

/ August 17, 2018
Bibek and Natasha in Nepal.

A Nepal Nonprofit Dedicated to Post-Earthquake Rebuilding

Teaching Traveling: Ever wonder what it takes to start a nonprofit? Natasha Wozniak is the founder of Sangsangai, an organization committed to rebuilding Nepal, one village at a time, after its devastating earthquake. They also offer homestays as a way...

/ August 2, 2018