Tag: Africa

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

Looking out over Cape Town from Table Top Mountain.

Did You Know You Can Student Teach Overseas? Here’s a South Africa Example!

Haleigh jumping from the Bloukrans Bridge: The highest bungee bridge in the world! Teaching Traveling: Curious about travel and teaching in South Africa? Ever considered doing student teaching abroad? Please welcome Haleigh LeCompte and read on! Haleigh, tell us about...

/ May 4, 2015
Brooke working in Sierra Leone.

A Seattle Teacher’s Travels to Sierra Leone and Beyond

Brooke working in Sierra Leone. Teaching Traveling: Welcome to Brooke Stover. Brooke, tell us about your background. Brooke: I grew up on a small island near Seattle, Washington. My mother was a teacher when I was growing up and I...

/ March 24, 2015
Stephanie with students in South Africa.

A South Africa Tour for Teachers and Social Workers

Stephanie with students in South Africa. Teaching Traveling: Interested in a transformational two-week tour of South Africa for educators? Read about Stephanie's experience! Stephanie, tell us a bit about your background. Stephanie: I’m 28 and would be considered by my...

/ February 9, 2015
Shelah with Portia Simpson, The Prime Minister of Jamaica in August 2013.

An Actress Teaching Theater in Underserved Countries

Shelah with Portia Simpson, The Prime Minister of Jamaica, August 2013. Teaching Traveling: This story will inspire you to think outside of the box for how to contribute to the world as a teacher. Welcome to Shelah Marie! Tell us...

/ October 12, 2014
Mica with Club Empower students at their end of the year pizza party.

A Fulbright Grant to Teach and Travel in South Africa

Mica with her after school club in South Africa. Teaching Traveling: Welcome to Mica Fidler, a New York teacher who has traveled and taught around the world! Mica, tell us a bit about your background. Mica: I’m an avid language...

/ April 9, 2014
Celebrating Nelson Mandela at Parliament Square, London.

A Brilliant Ghanaian Teacher, Traveling in the UK and Ghana

Gameli celebrating Nelson Mandela at Parliament Square, London. Teaching Traveling: Please welcome Gameli Adzaho, a Ghanaian teacher who has traveled and studied throughout the UK! Gameli: Thanks for the opportunity. This is perhaps my first personal interview. Although I'm heavy...

/ March 18, 2014