Category: Teaching for Travelers

How to pay for travel by teaching abroad or volunteering, even without prior experience. These interviews with real Teacher-Travelers will inspire and assist you on your journey!

Waiting to fill water jugs in South Sudan.

Fundraising for Wells in South Sudan from “A Long Walk to Water”

A completed water well in South Sudan! Teaching Traveling: One of the best books I've ever read with my middle school students is A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park. The book is based on the true story of Salva Dut,...

/ August 17, 2018
Bibek and Natasha in Nepal.

A Nepal Nonprofit Dedicated to Post-Earthquake Rebuilding

Teaching Traveling: Ever wonder what it takes to start a nonprofit? Natasha Wozniak is the founder of Sangsangai, an organization committed to rebuilding Nepal, one village at a time, after its devastating earthquake. They also offer homestays as a way...

/ August 2, 2018
Jacqueline relaxing at Hotel Moxy in Frankfurt

Learning by Road Trip in Germany’s Frankfurt-Rhine-Main Region

Jacqueline relaxing at Hotel Moxy in Frankfurt, Germany. Teaching Traveling: Looking for vacation ideas? When learning-lovers such as teachers travel, taking a road trip can work particularly well for getting into global education like a local in a new place!...

/ May 24, 2018
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
Teaching English in China: Halloween costumes!

Don’t Love Teaching Abroad? It Can Still Lead to Great Opportunities!

Shannon in China, while teaching abroad there. Teaching Traveling: Not sure if teaching abroad is right for you? Meet Shannon, a Philadelphia native who tried teaching ESL in Asia, and realized it wasn't a match for her, but used it...

/ January 17, 2018
These roots grow deep: born and raised in sunny So-Cal.

Peace Corps Alum Teaches Positive Body Image as a Solo Black Female Traveler

Meredith skydiving in San Diego, right before entering Peace Corps! Teaching Traveling: Curious how the Peace Corps can lead to a life of travel? Wondering what it's like to travel as a Black, solo female traveler? Read on! Welcome to...

/ January 4, 2018