Tag: Africa

Ideas, programs, jobs, volunteer positions, and resources for teaching and travel in Africa.

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

Teach or Volunteer at the National Africa College Online High School

Prince (second from right) with Harvard students. Teaching Traveling: Welcome to Prince Obiri-Mainoo, a professor from Ghana who, after teaching at Harvard, has launched an online high school based in West Africa! Prince, tell us about your background.   Prince: Hello! I...

/ May 9, 2018
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
Learn Steph's tips to travel the world affordably as a student!

How to Use Study Abroad and Student Programs to Travel When Money is Tight

Learn Steph's tips to travel the world affordably as a student! Teaching Traveling: Curious about how travel as a student can lead to a lifetime of inspiration and opportunities? Today we have a special interviewee: Steph Alexandre, who was one...

/ August 9, 2017
Nuria Singing on TV in Shanghai through her Au Pair in China program!

Teaching English Around the World as a Non-Native Speaker, Starting as an Au Pair

Nuria Singing on TV in Shanghai through her Au Pair in China program! Teaching Traveling: Is it possible to find work teaching abroad as a non-native English speaker? Learn how Nuria did it by starting out as an Au Pair...

/ May 23, 2016
Nicole on a solo adventure to Abu Dhabi.

Globetrotting to Nearly 40 Countries by Teaching ESL Abroad

Nicole in Cape Town, South Africa. Teaching Traveling: Want inspiration and guidance about how to travel the world by teaching ESL abroad? Behold the fabulous story of Nicole! Nicole, Tell us a bit about your background. Nicole: Hi all. I'm...

/ December 15, 2015