Tag: Vacation

Ideas for summer vacation and other teacher breaks, including short-term educational programs and grants, and pure, revitalizing recreation!

An overnight stay at Jeondeungsa Buddhist Temple.

Funded Educator Travel With the Korean War Legacy Foundation

Teaching Traveling: Curious about organizations that fund teachers for educational travel around the world? Let's welcome Bobbie Downs, an educator who recently returned from one such program in South Korea! Bobbie, tell us a bit about your background.  Bobbie visiting...

/ August 28, 2018
Susan with the G Adventures Expedition ship.

Ocean Education Travel and Polar Cruises that YOU Can Do, Too!

Susan Adie (left) in Antarctica. Teaching Traveling: Curious about educational travel opportunities to learn about ocean conservation, including boat cruises through polar regions? Please welcome expert marine educator, Susan Adie, who has led over 250 educational ocean expeditions over the...

/ June 6, 2018
Jacqueline relaxing at Hotel Moxy in Frankfurt

Learning by Road Trip in Germany’s Frankfurt-Rhine-Main Region

Jacqueline relaxing at Hotel Moxy in Frankfurt, Germany. Teaching Traveling: Looking for vacation ideas? When learning-lovers such as teachers travel, taking a road trip can work particularly well for getting into global education like a local in a new place!...

/ May 24, 2018

How to Earn Over a $250,000 in Teacher Travel Grants and Fellowships!

Andi at the "Educators in Space" fellowship at Space Academy. Teaching Traveling: Are you curious which teacher travel grants and fellowships exist, and how to get them? Let's hear from an expert teacher-traveler, Andi Webb, who has earned over $250,000...

/ May 2, 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