Tag: Asia

Ideas, programs, jobs, and resources for teaching and travel in Asia.

A powerful mural in Nagasaki.

A Teacher Travel Grant to Tokyo, Hiroshima, and Nagasaki, Japan

Dunn with a student in Japan, after she taught him to write his name in Japanese. Teaching Traveling: Want a teacher travel grant to Japan to study powerful history? South Carolina teacher, Dunn Woods, has great advice for you.  Dunn,...

/ October 6, 2018

5 Programs for Free Teacher Travel

Matt at Gyeongbokgung Palace in South Korea. Teaching Traveling: Want tips on 5 programs for free teacher travel? Let's welcome Matt Cottone, who realized mid-way through his career how educators can get funding to see the world! Matt, tell us...

/ September 26, 2018
With Eva Kor in front of a liberation photo. The child she is pointing to is herself! The little girl next to her was her twin sister, Miriam.

Programs to Study WWII and the Holocaust in Europe and Japan

Teaching Traveling: Interested in teacher travel opportunities and scholarships to study WWII and the Holocaust in Europe and Japan? Read on to learn about some amazingly powerful educational trips, as explained by Illinois teacher, Stephanie Krzeminski. Stephanie at the torii...

/ September 9, 2018
An overnight stay at Jeondeungsa Buddhist Temple.

Funded Educator Travel With the Korean War Legacy Foundation

Teaching Traveling: Curious about organizations that fund teachers for educational travel around the world? Let's welcome Bobbie Downs, an educator who recently returned from one such program in South Korea! Bobbie, tell us a bit about your background.  Bobbie visiting...

/ August 28, 2018
Bibek and Natasha in Nepal.

A Nepal Nonprofit Dedicated to Post-Earthquake Rebuilding

Teaching Traveling: Ever wonder what it takes to start a nonprofit? Natasha Wozniak is the founder of Sangsangai, an organization committed to rebuilding Nepal, one village at a time, after its devastating earthquake. They also offer homestays as a way...

/ August 2, 2018
International School Teaching, Saving Enough for Time Off to Travel

International School Teaching, Saving Money for Time Off to Travel

Tim, while international school teaching. Teaching Traveling: A common question for Teacher-Travelers is, "Can I earn enough as an international school teacher to take time off to travel?" Though the answer varies by location and position, this interview with Tim...

/ February 19, 2018