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!

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
What grew this year?

Which Teaching Traveling Articles Are Most Useful and Popular?

Hello from Lillie, founder of Teaching Traveling! I created this site in 2010, meaning that, as of this writing, this travel and global education blog is now 7 years old, and boasts almost 300 interviews with Teacher-Travelers of all sorts....

/ December 29, 2017
Experteering in the Philippines.

Volunteer Your SKILLS Abroad to Make a Real Positive Impact

Mark Horoszowski on his personal Experteering trip in Nepal in 2011 where he was supporting the Nepal Wireless Initiative. Teaching Traveling: Mark Horoszowski, Tell us a bit about your background.  Mark: I’m a first-generation American, born to a Father from...

/ December 22, 2017
With a beautiful waterfall in Rio Celeste, Costa Rica.

Teaching English Online: An Ideal Remote Job to Fund Travel!

Katty with wildlife at Masaai Mara, Kenya. Teaching Traveling: Curious about how to earn money with a remote job teaching online? Looking to become location-independent? Let's welcome Katty Hargrave-Kerns, who will explain her journey to do just that. Katty, tell...

/ December 13, 2017
Irvin (on the left) volunteering in the Dominican Republic.

You Don’t Have to Wait Until You’re Old or Rich to Travel, High Schoolers!

Irvin (on the left) volunteering in the Dominican Republic. Teaching Traveling: Looking for an opportunity for student travel to volunteer abroad? See this story from New York high school student, Irvin Solano, about how he was able to volunteer in...

/ December 4, 2017