Category: Travel for Teachers

Teacher travel ideas: Travel grants, recharging teacher vacations, educational travel programs, teaching abroad, volunteer opportunities abroad, and more!

Katherine on her travels.

Free WWII Tours to Study Sites in Normandy, France, and Hawaii

Seeking funded educator travel to learn about World War II in Europe and Hawaii? Read on to learn about summer programs with Sacrifice for Freedom, National History Day, and the NEH. Katherine studying WWII in Pearl Harbor. Teaching Traveling: Welcome […]

/ September 14, 2019
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Stuffed bananas in Colombia

Funded Educator Travel: From NEH Grants to Fulbright TGC in Colombia

Some of the best professional development for teachers is free and hands-on! Let’s hear from an expert on educator travel grants about which programs she recommends. Teaching Traveling: Please welcome Tara Thomas. Tara, tell us a bit about your background.  […]

/ August 22, 2019
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Iconic Nyhavn in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Tempted to Quit Teaching to Find Jobs Abroad for Adventure?

Considering leaving the classroom to live overseas? Learning can continue after changing careers to find other jobs abroad! Exploring Victoria Falls, one of the 7 Natural Wonders of the World Teaching Traveling: Welcome to Derek Hartman who has powerful experience […]

/ July 30, 2019
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Festivities of San Fermin (Running of the Bulls) Pamplona, Spain.

Cheap Europe Trips for Teachers by Chaperoning, Budgets, and Deals

Though travel grants for teachers are great, don’t forget that there are other ways to affordably see the world. Let’s hear from an expert teacher traveler, Todd Simon, about how he’s been able to explore Europe by tacking independent travel […]

/ July 3, 2019
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After visiting Japanese high school students and learning about their school's peace programs

A Hiroshima, Japan Tour for Educators, Plus 6 Other Summer Travel Grants

Want a funded summer educator tour of Japan to explore lessons of Hiroshima? Oleander Initiative participants in Miyajima Island, Japan. Learn about the Oleander Initiative from Mariah Pol, a teacher who recently completed this tour, along with several other travel grants she recommends. Teaching Traveling: Mariah, […]

/ May 16, 2019
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Cecilienhof Palace where Truman, Churchill and Stalin met for the Potsdam Conference.

A FREE Germany Tour for Teachers During Summer, Funded by TOP!

Want to experience modern Germany and study history on a funded summer teacher travel tour?  Welcome Nate Larsen, an educator who has had a wonderful experience with TOP: the Transatlantic Outreach Program. TOP Group 3 2018 at Point Alpha in Geisa. Teaching […]

/ April 28, 2019
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