Tag: Latin America

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

5 Reasons Group Travel is Worth it for Your Next Vacation

Steph had a great time doing small group travel in Costa Rica! Teaching Traveling: I often get messages asking, "What's an easy travel idea for my next vacation?" The answer I usually give is that small group travel with a...

/ November 24, 2018
Educational Travel to Panama with a Fund for Teachers Grant

Educational Travel to Panama with a Fund for Teachers Grant

Breann (right) at the Viejo Ruins in Panama. Teaching Traveling: Interested in a grant where teachers can get funding to design their own travel professional development? Fund for Teachers is that magical opportunity, and Arkansas teacher, Breann Johnston, is here...

/ November 11, 2018

A Monarch Butterfly Teacher Travel Grant to Mexico!

Teaching Traveling: Love monarch butterflies and dream of an all-expenses-paid teacher travel grant to Mexico to study the beautiful insects? Your dream can come true, because this fully-funded opportunity actually exists! A butterfly kiss on the head. Read on to...

/ September 14, 2018

First, Challenge Yourself; Then, Challenge Your Students!

Yves showing Bolivia's glorious landscapes. Teaching Traveling: Why does travel help us become better teachers? Let's find out, from an expert! I'm thrilled today to welcome Yves Marceau, a former classroom teacher who now helps others expand their worldview through...

/ March 29, 2018

A Cloud Forest in Costa Rica That’s Educational Travel Gold

Look at that cloud forest... Teaching Traveling: Have you ever heard of the Santa Elena Cloud Forest Reserve in Costa Rica? Though it's near Monteverde, it is lesser-known and less crowded than the famed ecotourism rainforest in that town. Further,...

/ February 27, 2018

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