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Fall 2016 – Southern Africa

Welcome to the blog for The Traveling School's 28th Semester. Fall 2016, Southern Africa.  Preparing to Transition Home Wrapping up a Traveling School semester is an emotional process. We go through a series of transitional activities to help students process these emotions and to prepare them for what’s ahead. Every semester looks a little different [...]

By | August 10th, 2016|Southern Africa, Trip Reports|0 Comments

The beauty of learning…in Africa.

by Natalie Trono, Traveling School Alumna, TTS22 southern Africa semester. When I was a freshman in high school, I learned about The Traveling School through an upperclassman. I was automatically inspired by the school’s message and decided that it was opportunity I couldn’t pass up. Now, almost two years after my semester abroad in southern [...]

By | January 25th, 2016|Featured, South-West Africa, Student Work, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Why go to southern Africa? Top 10 reasons.

When Traveling School alumnae from past Africa semesters were posed with this question, they had a lot to say . . . 1. You don't know the range of emotion you are capable of until you visit Africa. It's like seeing black and white your entire life, then all the sudden experiencing the range of colors [...]

By | January 14th, 2016|Featured, South-East Africa, South-West Africa, Uncategorized|0 Comments

TTS26 Trip Report & Blog, Southern Africa

For 3 1/2 months, 14 young women traveled throughout southern Africa. Their trip began in Zambia and carried them into Botswana, Namibia and finally - South Africa. We are delighted to bring you their trip notes about the amazing places they visited and more importantly - the people they met along the way. Click here [...]

By | December 22nd, 2015|Featured, Southern Africa, Trip Reports|0 Comments

What is a Traveling School semester like?

 

By | September 17th, 2015|Featured, Photos, South America, South-East Africa, South-West Africa|0 Comments

Waking Up

by Traveling School Student (TTS24 Alumna), Fall 2014 Southern Africa Semester "I got up at least five minutes past my alarm.  I was awake, I just didn’t want to get out of bed and face the shocking cold air for the sake of a typical Monday morning.  Plus, it left me in a bad mood [...]

By | January 12th, 2015|Featured, Press, South-East Africa, Student Work|0 Comments

South-East Africa Trip Blog TTS24

Read the entire library of blogs from TTS24, South-East Africa Fall 2014 here. Rhino Tracking by Ava S., Montana, Junior It was mid-afternoon, and the Matopos savannah was backing in the sun.  We were wandering up a shaggy bluff, five hours in to a seemingly unsuccessful rhino tracking mission.  We climbed over rocks and through dense bushes, [...]

By | December 9th, 2014|South-East Africa, Southern Africa, Trip Reports|0 Comments

THE TRAVELING SCHOOL VISITS AKROS

A group of 16 high school students and 5 teachers recently visited Akros as part of their learning expedition. The students, aged between 15 and 17, are part of the Traveling School, based in the U.S. The group of 16 young women spent a day between the Akros offices and the National Malaria Control Centre [...]

By | November 3rd, 2014|Featured, South-East Africa, Uncategorized|0 Comments

South-West Africa 2013, TTS22

Read about the entire adventure here: http://tts22.blogspot.com/ "On our last full day in Africa, as girls and teachers of TTS22 teetered on our own personal borders of our semester in Africa and our return back to the USA, we visited Victoria Falls to see over 10 million liters of water per minute crash down the [...]

By | December 5th, 2013|South-West Africa|0 Comments