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!

World Stop TB Day is March 24, 2012!

Why is Stop Kony Getting More Press Than World Stop TB Day?

World Stop TB Day is March 24, 2012! Image from MyStopTB.org I have a message for you from my friend who is a doctor in Mozambique. "It's painful," my friend wrote to me yesterday, "that the Stop Kony campaign has...

/ March 21, 2012
A photo I snapped in Thailand, on AroundTheWorldL.com

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

A photo I snapped in Thailand, which you can find on AroundTheWorldL.com 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...

/ February 12, 2012
Sogakope students (not the bullies!)

Nyamata: A Ghana Student’s Day of Half Joy and Half Pain

Me teaching in Sogakope, Ghana last year! Note from Lillie Marshall of TeachingTraveling.com: Last year at this time, I was in my third of three glorious months volunteer teaching in Ghana. Now, back home in Boston, it is a joy...

/ March 17, 2011
Wonderful, thoughtful, brave traveler ShiSha!

ShiSha: A Boston Student Sees Egypt Protests First-Hand

Amazing news for all of you who have been wondering about the fate of ShiSha, who wrote the amazing article about going from failing high school to study abroad in Egypt. Not only is ShiSha safely back in Boston, but...

/ February 12, 2011
Vijaya, as photographed by Cooper Bates.

Vijaya: On-Camera Presenter for ProjectExplorer.org

Vijaya, as photographed by Cooper Bates. TeachingTraveling.com: Today we have the pleasure of chatting with Vijaya Selvaraju, On-Camera Presenter for ProjectExplorer.org. Welcome, Vijaya! To start off, please tell us what exactly is ProjectExplorer.org. Vijaya: ProjectExplorer.org is a one-of-a-kind educational online...

/ December 19, 2010
Aaron at the Tomb of Queen Hatshepsut in Luxor, Egypt!

Aaron: A New York Teacher in Egypt, France, Italy, and Beyond

Aaron at the Tomb of Queen Hatshepsut in Luxor, Egypt! TeachingTraveling.com: Great to meet you, Aaron! Tell us a bit about your background. Aaron: I’m a teacher who has pursued many opportunities to visit many places across the United States....

/ December 4, 2010