Tag: Africa

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

Kim in Xian, China having fun!

24 Teacher Travel Opportunities for Free or Super Cheap: A Great List!

Kim in Xian, China having fun! Teaching Traveling: Are you a teacher who wants to travel for free or very little money? Massachusetts teacher, Kim Young, has a GIANT list of amazing resources for you! Kim, tell us more about […]

/ November 17, 2015
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The extraordinary Burmese custom of facial tattoos began in the 11th century when some young maiden girls tattooed -- and essentially disfiguring their faces -- to protect them from slavery by the ruling princes.

Great Global Education Resources, FREE for Teachers: Cultural Jambalaya

A multi-generational Maasai village in Eastern Africa. TT: Welcome to Gail Shore, founder of Cultural Jambalaya, an amazing resource for teachers that provides complimentary educational photos and videos from around the world. Gail, tell us about your background. Gail Shore, […]

/ September 8, 2015
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Fenesha in Rome, Italy at the Colosseum.

Travel by Teaching Professional Development and Personal Growth

Fenesha in Rome, Italy at the Colosseum. Teaching Traveling: Ever considered becoming a traveling teacher by specializing in professional development? Let us learn about that route by speaking with Fenesha Hubbard, a personal growth and PD specialist who has logged […]

/ July 1, 2015
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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
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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
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Stephanie with students in South Africa.

A South Africa Partners 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
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