WorldTeach

WorldTeach partners with governments and other organizations in countries to provide volunteer teachers to meet local needs and promote responsible global citizens. It recruits, prepares and supports effective teachers for the international classroom, seeking those who are dedicated to engaging students in purposeful learning regardless of prior teaching experience.

 

Yearlong programs are available to China, Ecuador, Marshall Islands, Namibia, America Samoa, and Thailand Isaan.

Summer programs are available to Morocco, Namibia, South Africa, India, Nepal, Brazil, Ecuador, and Mexico.

Eligibility

Applicants must be at least 18 years of age.  Yearlong teaching placements are available to those who have completed their undergraduate degrees by the start of the program.

Application

Selections to the program are made on a rolling basis, and so, it would be important to apply early.  The application includes personal information, history, and personal statement.  Yearlong programs require a reference and an interview.

Deadline(s)

Deadlines vary by program.  Yearlong programs may have deadlines as early as November 1st.  Summer program deadlines are often April 15th.

Details

Class Year

  • Freshman
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Recent Graduate
  • Post-baccalaureate

Discipline

  • Multiple

Language

  • English

Duration

  • Summer
  • Yearlong

Program Type

  • Teach Abroad

Region

  • Africa
  • Asia
  • South America

GWU Sponsored?

No

GWU Endorsement Required?

No