Month: October 2018

At the Colonial Williamsburg Teacher Institute.

Colonial Williamsburg and NEH Professional Development Travel!

The entrance to Ellis Island, NY, seen on a NEH program. Teaching Traveling: Interested in funded professional development opportunities for teachers to Colonial Williamsburg, Ellis Island, and more? Let's get a great educator travel program tip from a Special Education...

/ October 30, 2018
A view of Paris from Notre Dame Cathedral.

6 Teacher Travel Grants for History and Social Studies Educators

Shane and family at the Louvre in Paris as part of an exchange trip with students. Teaching Traveling: Are you a Social Studies or History teacher interested in funded professional development opportunities that involve travel, either domestically or abroad? Let's...

/ October 20, 2018
Tara Thomas at the Liberty Bell at the Freedoms Foundation Seminar.

Why Teacher Travel Grants Need Educators of Color, and 8 Ways Programs Can Foster Diversity

Teacher Dunn Woods in Japan with the Oleander Initiative. Hello! I've been running Teaching Traveling for 8 years now, and have published over 300 interviews with Teacher-Travelers. A concerning pattern has emerged, however, that I am hoping this article can...

/ October 13, 2018
A powerful mural in Nagasaki.

A Teacher Travel Grant to Tokyo, Hiroshima, and Nagasaki, Japan

Dunn with a student in Japan, after she taught him to write his name in Japanese. Teaching Traveling: Want a teacher travel grant to Japan to study powerful history? South Carolina teacher, Dunn Woods, has great advice for you.  Dunn,...

/ October 6, 2018