Tag: Volunteer

Ideas and resources on volunteer teaching and travel abroad.

Charles exploring the ancient city of Ayutthaya, Thailand.

A Peace Corps Volunteer’s EPIK Adventure Teaching Abroad in Eastern Europe and Asia

Charles exploring the ancient city of Ayutthaya, Thailand. Teaching Traveling: Ever wonder if the Peace Corps or another program for teaching abroad might be a good springboard for your teaching, traveling adventures? Let's get ideas and inspiration about this from...

/ August 22, 2017
Marilyn by the bust of Frank McCourt, author of Angela's Ashes and Pulitzer prize winner.

World Travel Through Volunteering After Retirement as a Teacher

Marilyn by the bust of Frank McCourt, author of Angela's Ashes and Pulitzer prize winner. Teaching Traveling: Every so often I do a second interview with particularly inspiring Teacher-Travelers, and Marilyn Cook (interviewed the first time here) merits this! Welcome...

/ March 15, 2016
Theresa's view of a classroom in Nepal.

An Education Nonprofit in Nepal by a U.S. Teacher

Theresa's view of a classroom in Nepal. Teaching Traveling: Interested in traveling to Nepal? Curious about starting an education nonprofit? Do I have an interview for you! Welcome to Theresa Cashman, a science teacher in the U.S. who has started...

/ April 8, 2015
Brooke working in Sierra Leone.

A Seattle Teacher’s Travels to Sierra Leone and Beyond

Brooke working in Sierra Leone. Teaching Traveling: Welcome to Brooke Stover. Brooke, tell us about your background. Brooke: I grew up on a small island near Seattle, Washington. My mother was a teacher when I was growing up and I...

/ March 24, 2015
Monica soaking up the sun during her Thailand travels.

A Volunteer’s Journey: Teaching English in Thailand Short-Term

The beautiful temples of Thailand. Teaching Traveling: Ever wanted to volunteer teach in Thailand, even if you come from a different line of work than education? Curious what travel and teaching abroad are like as a Eurasian? Meet Monica, and...

/ December 15, 2014
Emine in the Dominican Countryside.

Volunteer Short-Term in the Dominican Republic With Girls!

Emine grinding coffee beans in the Dominican Republic. TT: 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...

/ November 10, 2014