All posts by Lillie

Lillie started TeachingTraveling.com in 2010 to share the infinite ways to combine education and world exploration. Lillie has been a Boston teacher since 2003, and chronicles her own travels at AroundTheWorldL.com.

Pittsburgh from the North Shore River Trail.

Teaching Pittsburgh About Its Own Backyard: “Discover the Burgh”

Jeremy and Angie, with Pittsburgh, PA shining below. Teaching Traveling: Teaching others about your city is a beautiful form of eduction! Welcome to Jeremy Jones, who runs a popular site with his wife, Angie, about all things Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Jeremy,...

/ April 23, 2018

First, Challenge Yourself; Then, Challenge Your Students!

Yves showing Bolivia's glorious landscapes. Teaching Traveling: Why does travel help us become better teachers? Let's find out, from an expert! I'm thrilled today to welcome Yves Marceau, a former classroom teacher who now helps others expand their worldview through...

/ March 29, 2018

Free Educational Travel Videos by The Touring Teacher!

Laura Alice hiking around the Six Glaciers, Alberta, Canada. Teaching Traveling: Welcome to Laura Alice! Tell us about your background. Laura Alice: Hello! My name is Laura Alice, and I am a Primary School Teacher from Auckland, New Zealand. I...

/ March 14, 2018

A Cloud Forest in Costa Rica That’s Educational Travel Gold

Look at that cloud forest... Teaching Traveling: Have you ever heard of the Santa Elena Cloud Forest Reserve in Costa Rica? Though it's near Monteverde, it is lesser-known and less crowded than the famed ecotourism rainforest in that town. Further,...

/ February 27, 2018
This Roaming Teacher

Travel Makes a Better Educator: “This Roaming Teacher” in the World

Chandra in Santiago, Chile. Teaching Traveling: Sometimes I encounter someone so inspiring online that I beg them to do a Teaching Traveling interview. This is what happened when I saw the ideas of Chandra, known on Instagram as @ThisRoamingTeacher. Chandra's...

/ February 24, 2018
International School Teaching, Saving Enough for Time Off to Travel

International School Teaching, Saving Money for Time Off to Travel

Tim, while international school teaching. Teaching Traveling: A common question for Teacher-Travelers is, "Can I earn enough as an international school teacher to take time off to travel?" Though the answer varies by location and position, this interview with Tim...

/ February 19, 2018