Tag: Africa

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

Sogakope students (not the bullies!)

Nyamata: A Ghana Student’s Day of Half Joy and Half Pain

Me teaching in Sogakope, Ghana last year! Note from Lillie Marshall of TeachingTraveling.com: Last year at this time, I was in my third of three glorious months volunteer teaching in Ghana. Now, back home in Boston, it is a joy […]

/ March 17, 2011
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Michael and 8 mo. old female lion, Antelope Park, Zimbabwe

Michael: Travel With Global Exploration for Educators Org. (GEEO)

Michael and 8 month old female lion, Antelope Park, Zimbabwe Educators, check out this tale from Michael to learn of an organization, GEEO, that takes teachers on fabulous adventures on their school vacations! Take it away, Michael! My name is […]

/ February 22, 2011
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Bill in with students in a remote part of the Philippines.

Bill: Teaching Conflict Management Around the World

Bill in with students in a remote part of the Philippines. TeachingTraveling.com: Welcome, Bill Graybill! Tell us a bit about your background. Bill: I started my traveling to teach with a trip to Moscow, Russia in 1998. That experience of […]

/ December 14, 2010
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Natalie: A TEFL Teacher’s NGO to Empower Gabon Slavery Victims

Natalie, extreme ironing in Peru with extreme leopard print tights! TeachingTraveling.com: Today I am thrilled to introduce the woman who taught my amazing month-long TEFL certification course in Costa Rica: Natalie! Natalie, please tell us a bit about yourself. Natalie: […]

/ November 21, 2010
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Interview with Phil: From a DC Charter School to Africa

Phil with friends Paul and Felicity in Ghana TeachingTraveling.com: It’s lovely to meet you, Phil! Please tell us about your background. Phil: I am originally from Cleveland, Ohio. I went to New York University and afterwards taught for three years […]

/ October 27, 2010
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Interview With Laura: Teaching in Namibia for Two Years

Laura in Kandjimi, Namibia with WorldTeach! TeachingTraveling.com: Thanks for being our first TeachingTraveling.com interview, Laura! Please tell us a bit about your background. Laura: I am 27 years old and I was born and raised in Boston Massachusetts. I went […]

/ October 21, 2010
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