Tag: Summer

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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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
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At the Colonial Williamsburg Teacher Institute.

Colonial Williamsburg and NEH Professional Development Travel!

Colonial Williamsburg, VA and the NEH offer great teacher professional development travel opportunities with these educator grants and scholarship programs!

/ October 30, 2018
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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

How can teacher travel grants be inclusive of educators of color? Why is diversity important? How programs can foster diversity, and tips for teachers applying.

/ October 13, 2018
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