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!

The extraordinary Burmese custom of facial tattoos began in the 11th century when some young maiden girls tattooed -- and essentially disfiguring their faces -- to protect them from slavery by the ruling princes.

Great Global Education Resources, FREE for Teachers: Cultural Jambalaya

A multi-generational Maasai village in Eastern Africa. TT: Welcome to Gail Shore, founder of Cultural Jambalaya, an amazing resource for teachers that provides complimentary educational photos and videos from around the world. Gail, tell us about your background. Gail Shore, […]

/ September 8, 2015
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Sing and Dance for Spanish Smartypants album cover: Sing and Dance for Spanish Smartypants is a music album created to help kids take their Spanish skills past simple vocabulary and into more advanced concepts.

Learn Spanish with these Fun and Educational Songs!

Sing and Dance for Spanish Smartypants is a music album created to help kids take their Spanish skills past simple vocabulary and into more advanced concepts. Teaching Traveling: It’s always fun to welcome back Teacher-Travelers I’ve interviewed before to update […]

/ July 21, 2015
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Adam surfing in Puerto Rico.

Science Fair Curriculum and Lessons to Make Teaching it Great!

Adam surfing in Puerto Rico. Teaching Traveling: Know a Science teacher anywhere in the world who wants some great lesson ideas? Read on to hear the wonderful curriculum that my colleague, Adam Shopis has created! Adam, tell us about yourself. […]

/ November 24, 2014
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James with students in Istanbul, Turkey.

Finding Online ESL Lessons: Ideas from a Traveling Teacher

James with some young locals in a historic Istanbul, Turkey neighborhood. Welcome to the founder of an online English language lessons business called Off2Class. James Heywood is also an expert teacher and traveler. Teaching Traveling: James, tell us about your […]

/ July 28, 2014
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Steven performing one of his educational songs.

Travel By Performing Educational Songs: Educorock

Steven performing one of his educational songs. Teaching Traveling: Welcome, Steven Langlois, the traveling education rocker behind Educorock! Steven, tell us a bit about your background. Steven: My name is Steven Langlois and I am a Department Head of Modern […]

/ June 24, 2014
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Tara at the University of Nevada's Child Development Classroom.

A Job Teaching International Students About American Culture

Tara at the University of Nevada’s Child Development Classroom. Teaching Traveling: Welcome to Tara Madden-Dent, founder of the HLSL Institute: an innovative program to help international students transition into U.S. culture. Tara, tell us about your background. Tara: It’s a […]

/ December 12, 2013
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