Tag: Africa

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

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
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
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
Steve at the equator on his travel club's trip to Kenya.

Teaching Photography by Great Group Travel Clubs: Steve

Steve getting great pictures with PhotoFly Travel Club on Safari in Kenya! Teaching Traveling: There are so many creative ways you can teach abroad, from teaching cooking, to teaching film, to teaching conflict resolution! Today we hear from the mighty...

/ November 8, 2012
Travel writer teacher Jacqueline in her garden.

Teaching Travel Writing By a Best-Selling Book: Jacqueline

Travel writer teacher Jacqueline in her garden. Teaching Traveling: There are many things to teach and learn in the world, and travel writing is one of them! Today, we hear from Jacqueline Harmon Butler, author of the recent 7th Edition...

/ October 23, 2012
Sue with her students during amazing summer Ghana volunteer travel.

Sue: Summer Ghana Volunteer Travel Through Teacher Grants

Sue with her students during summer Ghana volunteer travel. Teaching Traveling: Readers, have you been curious about short-term volunteer opportunities abroad? In Africa? During teacher summers? American teacher Sue's experience will inspire and assist you. Sue, tell us about background....

/ August 6, 2012