Category: Curriculum

Global education resources and ideas for the classroom and beyond. Teach your students and children about the world through these lessons, books, stories, websites, and more!

Learn Steph's tips to travel the world affordably as a student!

How to Use Study Abroad and Student Programs to Travel When Money is Tight

Learn Steph's tips to travel the world affordably as a student! Teaching Traveling: Curious about how travel as a student can lead to a lifetime of inspiration and opportunities? Today we have a special interviewee: Steph Alexandre, who was one...

/ August 9, 2017
Sally in the Galapagos Islands.

A Job Teaching Parents How to Travel Better, With Kids or in Groups

Sally in the Galapagos Islands. Teaching Traveling: Welcome to Sally Black, a professional teacher of travel! Sally, tell us about yourself. Sally: Full disclosure, I am not a traditional teacher in a classroom. Rather, I teach parents to learn to...

/ July 28, 2017
A piece by David called "Human Terrain 25."

This Man Draws Fictional Maps on People’s Skin, and the Results are Beautiful!

How cool is this human map? Teaching Traveling: Talk about a creative career -- let's meet a man who draws fictional maps on people! David Nuttall is the founder of Artimaps: "Hand drawn plausible fictitious maps," located in one of...

/ June 12, 2017
Who is the person behind "Teaching With Heart, Fire, & Poetry?"

How to Support Teachers by Thank You Notes and Great Books

Who is the person behind "Teaching With Heart, Fire, & Poetry?" Teaching Traveling: Want to learn ingenious ways to sustain teachers around the world? Let's chat with the founder of the "Thank You, Teachers" project, Megan Scribner. Megan, tell us...

/ May 21, 2017
Leif, tracking down Dracula in Romania.

Tracking the True Story of Dracula, Vampire of Transylvania: Beyond Bram Stoker

Leif, tracking down Dracula in Romania in an awesome car. Teaching Traveling: Ever wondered the real history behind Dracula, vampire of Transylvania, Romania? Famed travel writer, Leif Pettersen (pronounced "Life") gives us the scoop behind his new book on the...

/ May 14, 2017
Why diversity benefits us all.

Why Do We Need Racial Diversity? Success, Money, and Impact to Benefit Us All!

Our world is diverse and beautiful. Photo by Roni Faida. Questions around diversity are central to education and travel spheres. In education, some districts are trying to hire and maintain a more diverse staff. "But why?" some ask. In the...

/ April 29, 2017