Category: Travel for Teachers

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

An overnight stay at Jeondeungsa Buddhist Temple.

Funded Educator Travel With the Korean War Legacy Foundation

Teaching Traveling: Curious about organizations that fund teachers for educational travel around the world? Let's welcome Bobbie Downs, an educator who recently returned from one such program in South Korea! Bobbie, tell us a bit about your background.  Bobbie visiting...

/ August 28, 2018
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
Ponte Vecchio in Florence at sunset.

Teacher Travel Funding Ideas: Great Grants Like Fund for Teachers

Daniel with the Colossal Foot of Constantine at the Capitoline Museum in Rome. Teaching Traveling: Teacher travel grants are out there for YOU! Let's welcome teacher Daniel Sawyer to discuss how these grants funded his recent travels, and how you...

/ July 14, 2018

Moving to Europe After Years Teaching Special Needs Students

Allison, enjoying a warm beverage on her travels. Teaching Traveling: Curious about transitioning from teaching to living abroad? Welcome to Allison Green, who was a teacher of severe special needs students for years before taking the leap to move to...

/ June 17, 2018
Susan with the G Adventures Expedition ship.

Ocean Education Travel and Polar Cruises that YOU Can Do, Too!

Susan Adie (left) in Antarctica. Teaching Traveling: Curious about educational travel opportunities to learn about ocean conservation, including boat cruises through polar regions? Please welcome expert marine educator, Susan Adie, who has led over 250 educational ocean expeditions over the...

/ June 6, 2018