Tag: Africa

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

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
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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
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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
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During a visit to the mayor’s compound in Sokone, Senegal, children greeted Arlis’s group with enthusiasm. Later, they would dance, eat, and enjoy lots of conversation with their hosts.

Free International Travel for Teachers With Two Grants

Arlis posing with the owners of a food stall that she frequented while staying at a madrasah in Mojokerto, Indonesia. Teaching Traveling: How can teachers travel the world for free? Meet Arlis Groves, a California teacher who has much to […]

/ February 5, 2014
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John volunteering at the Kliptown Youth Program in Soweto, South Africa.

Summer Teacher Travel to South Africa Through a FFT Grant

John volunteering at the Kliptown Youth Program in Soweto, South Africa. Teaching Traveling: Want to learn about a grant that pays teachers up to $15,000 to travel? Read this interview with traveling Boston teacher, John Padula! John, tell us about […]

/ September 29, 2013
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Libby on some of her world travels!

A Teacher Answers Her Students’ Questions About Travel

Libby on some of her world travels, with students in Lima, Peru. Teaching Traveling: Over 3,300 people have already read the article about how teacher Libby Lupfer traveled the world through teacher grants and programs, and now Libby is back […]

/ April 2, 2013
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