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Professional development Civil Rights Educators Institute in front of Little Rock Central High School.

Professional Development for Teachers: 8 Free Travel Programs!

Teaching Traveling: Curious about grants for teachers to do educational tours and professional development travel? Let's get some tips from expert, Amanda Smith! Amanda, tell us about your background. Amanda visiting a small town outside of Chengdu, China with the...

/ November 20, 2018
At the Colonial Williamsburg Teacher Institute.

Colonial Williamsburg and NEH Professional Development Travel!

The entrance to Ellis Island, NY, seen on a NEH program. Teaching Traveling: Interested in funded professional development opportunities for teachers to Colonial Williamsburg, Ellis Island, and more? Let's get a great educator travel program tip from a Special Education...

/ October 30, 2018
Tara Thomas at the Liberty Bell at the Freedoms Foundation Seminar.

Why Teacher Travel Grants Need Educators of Color, and 8 Ways Programs Can Foster Diversity

Teacher Dunn Woods in Japan with the Oleander Initiative. Hello! I've been running Teaching Traveling for 8 years now, and have published over 300 interviews with Teacher-Travelers. A concerning pattern has emerged, however, that I am hoping this article can...

/ October 13, 2018
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