Tag: Latin America

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

White Water Rafting in Costa Rica: Responsible Adventure Travel!

So proud of the adventure travel of my former student, Steph! Teaching Traveling: Curious about easy, responsible ways to do group travel or adventure travel? It’s my thrill to introduce my former student, Steph Alexandre, who just took a trip...

/ January 28, 2018
Irvin (on the left) volunteering in the Dominican Republic.

You Don’t Have to Wait Until You’re Old or Rich to Travel, High Schoolers!

Irvin (on the left) volunteering in the Dominican Republic. Teaching Traveling: Looking for an opportunity for student travel to volunteer abroad? See this story from New York high school student, Irvin Solano, about how he was able to volunteer in...

/ December 4, 2017
Karen and Alison in Islas los Uros.

Two Traveling Teachers Treat Themselves to a Trip to Lake Titicaca

The traveling teachers on a reed boat, exploring the lake. Teaching Traveling: Travel for vacation and fun helps so much to refresh us teachers! Let's hear the story of how teachers Karen Krzystof-Bansley and Alison Murphy-Clausing created a Lake Titicaca...

/ October 24, 2017
Learn Steph's tips to travel the world affordably as a student!

How to Use Study Abroad and Student Programs to Travel When Money is Tight

Learn Steph's tips to travel the world affordably as a student! Teaching Traveling: Curious about how travel as a student can lead to a lifetime of inspiration and opportunities? Today we have a special interviewee: Steph Alexandre, who was one...

/ August 9, 2017
Sally in the Galapagos Islands.

A Job Teaching Parents How to Travel Better, With Kids or in Groups

Sally in the Galapagos Islands. Teaching Traveling: Welcome to Sally Black, a professional teacher of travel! Sally, tell us about yourself. Sally: Full disclosure, I am not a traditional teacher in a classroom. Rather, I teach parents to learn to...

/ July 28, 2017
Would you go white water rafting?

A Teacher Travel Fellowship to Study Ecology in Costa Rica, Baja, and Yellowstone

Hooray for teacher travel funding opportunities! Teaching Traveling: Are you interested for funding for travel to study the environment? Let's meet Micah Sewell, Fellowship Director of an organization that might interest you! Micah, tell us about the EPI Teacher Fellowship...

/ July 10, 2017