Tag: Programs

Articles on programs for teaching abroad, volunteer travel, teacher travel, and more.

Helping elephants in Thailand.

International Service Learning for College Credit with BLV

Interested in volunteering abroad? Curious about programs to explore other countries while helping? Learn about a great opportunity to do service learning internationally and get college credit at the same time. Teaching Traveling: Welcome to Stacie Freeman, a college professor […]

/ December 20, 2019
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Death Valley tour

A Group Tour of the American West: Yosemite, Death Valley, San Francisco, and More!

For your next vacation adventure, are you interested in joining an organized tour of the American West? Do San Francisco, the Sierra Nevadas, Death Valley, and Yosemite call your name? Do you like meeting… Read More

/ November 18, 2019
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Katherine on her travels.

Free WWII Tours to Study Sites in Normandy, France, and Hawaii

Seeking funded educator travel to learn about World War II in Europe and Hawaii? Read on to learn about summer programs with Sacrifice for Freedom, National History Day, and the NEH. Katherine studying WWII in Pearl Harbor. Teaching Traveling: Welcome […]

/ September 14, 2019
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Stuffed bananas in Colombia

Funded Educator Travel: From NEH Grants to Fulbright TGC in Colombia

Some of the best professional development for teachers is free and hands-on! Let’s hear from an expert on educator travel grants about which programs she recommends. Teaching Traveling: Please welcome Tara Thomas. Tara, tell us a bit about your background.  […]

/ August 22, 2019
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Volcan Arenal Volcano in Costa Rica

TEFL Certification Can Lead to Surprising Jobs and Opportunity

  Certification in TEFL, Teaching English as a Foreign Language, can help teach abroad… and much more.  Here is one example of how a TEFL course opened doors for travel and a variety of jobs. Tishely Hiking Rainbow Mountain in […]

/ June 20, 2019
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After visiting Japanese high school students and learning about their school's peace programs

A Hiroshima, Japan Tour for Educators, Plus 6 Other Summer Travel Grants

Want a funded summer educator tour of Japan to explore lessons of Hiroshima? Oleander Initiative participants in Miyajima Island, Japan. Learn about the Oleander Initiative from Mariah Pol, a teacher who recently completed this tour, along with several other travel grants she recommends. Teaching Traveling: Mariah, […]

/ May 16, 2019
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