Tag: Latin America

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

Adam surfing in Puerto Rico.

Science Fair Curriculum and Lessons to Make Teaching it Great!

Adam surfing in Puerto Rico. Teaching Traveling: Know a Science teacher anywhere in the world who wants some great lesson ideas? Read on to hear the wonderful curriculum that my colleague, Adam Shopis has created! Adam, tell us about yourself. […]

/ November 24, 2014
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Emine in the Dominican Countryside.

Volunteer Short-Term in the Dominican Republic With Girls!

Emine grinding coffee beans in the Dominican Republic. Only have a week or two, but want to make a big difference in the life of girls? Interested in travel to the beautiful Caribbean? Read this interview with U.S. teacher Emine […]

/ November 10, 2014
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Chiang Rai, Thailand: "It's the eye of the tiger!" There was no quick escape- the fence was electrified behind me. One of the posted rules: Don't stick hands or fingers inside the cages. Ironically, you could go in the cages and take photos with the animals.

Secrets of Affordable Summer Vacation Travel!

Chiang Rai, Thailand: “It’s the eye of the tiger!” Karen reports: “There was no quick escape — the fence was electrified behind me. One of the posted rules: Don’t stick hands or fingers inside the cages. Ironically, you could go […]

/ October 20, 2014
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Ana Horseback riding with friends in Sanat Fe de Antioquia, Colombia.

Finding a Job Teaching English in Colombia at a Private School

Ana Horseback riding with friends in Sanat Fe de Antioquia, Colombia. Teaching Traveling: Considering teaching English abroad? Intrigued by Colombia? Check out this inspiring story by Ana Karina. Ana, tell us about yourself. Ana: Hi, I’m Ana, a 27 year […]

/ August 21, 2014
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Lani in Kuala Lumphur, Malaysia.

Teaching Abroad in Thailand and Ecuador as an Asian-American

Lani in Kuala Lumphur, Malaysia, 2009. Teaching Traveling: Welcome to Lani, a Thai-American teacher who has been teaching abroad in Thailand and Ecuador! Lani, tell us more about your background. Lani: Originally, I went to school to be an archaeologist, […]

/ July 16, 2014
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So many sights to see when teaching overseas.

Teaching Overseas in Azerbaijan, Venezuela, and More

Iguazu Falls, Argentina was Amanda’s first taste of gigantic waterfalls. Teaching Traveling: Readers, get psyched to learn how one woman taught abroad in Azerbaijan, Japan, Italy, and now Venezuela! Welcome, Amanda. Tell us a bit about your background. Amanda: I’m […]

/ June 5, 2014
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