Tag: Volunteer

Ideas and resources on volunteer teaching and travel abroad.

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
Matt in Honduras, taking a break from painting to spend time with some students.

A Week Volunteering in Honduras to Paint a School Mural

Matt in Honduras, taking a break from painting to spend time with some students. Teaching Traveling: Welcome to Matt, a teacher-in-training who has traveled extensively, most notably to volunteer in Honduras. Matt, tell us about your background. Matt: My name...

/ November 30, 2013
Christen during educational travel in the Dominican Republic.

A Program for Teachers to Do Short-Term Educational Travel

Christen during educational travel in Cabarete, in the Dominican Republic. Teaching Traveling: Welcome Christen, the founder of an innovative educational travel nonprofit that may have a trip you'd be interested in! Christen, tell us a bit about your background and...

/ November 8, 2013
Goats on the Road in China!

Happy Travel and Teaching Abroad Without TEFL Certification

Teaching Traveling: How did a Canadian couple find jobs teaching abroad when they didn't have teaching degrees nor TEFL certification? Read and learn from Nick and Dariece, "Goats on the Road." Take it away, Dariece! Dariece: We are Nick &...

/ February 19, 2013