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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 | 2017-10-19T12:53:40+00:00 December 22nd, 2015|Featured, Southern Africa, Trip Reports|0 Comments

Change Your World

A "This I Believe" Essay by Sarah Jane Chrysler, Alumna TTS25  Sarah Jane (left) during her Traveling School Semester I have always followed. Followed the rules, followed the dress codes, and followed the people around me. I was so enthralled with where everybody else was headed and how I could get there to [...]

By | 2017-10-19T12:53:40+00:00 November 3rd, 2015|Central America, Featured, Student Work, Uncategorized|0 Comments

4 Surprising Lessons I’ve learned in Japan

Konnichiwa from Japan! I am a TTS ’14 alum (shout out to my Red Dirt Divas!) and after attending college and grad school in Virginia, my next step took me to Gunma, Japan to teach English with the JET Program! Here are some of the things I’ve learned over the past few months in this [...]

By | 2017-10-19T12:53:40+00:00 October 7th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Classes ARE travel at this high school.

Did you know that you don't need to take time off from school to travel? You can go to school AND travel at the same time. At The Traveling School, classes ARE travel. A recent article from the Matador Network by Amanda Machado explored how THINK Global School and The Traveling School are providing opportunities [...]

By | 2017-10-19T12:53:40+00:00 September 27th, 2015|Featured, Press|0 Comments

Observations in Acoliland

Stories from an alumna's travels, research, and work in Northern Uganda We are excited to share the amazing journey of one of our alumna, Maddi Stevens (TTS15). After spending a semester in Uganda with SIT, she recently graduated from Franklin University in Switzerland and has returned to Uganda to do some amazing work. Below is [...]

By | 2017-10-19T12:53:41+00:00 June 15th, 2015|Student Work|0 Comments

Supporting the Millennial Generation

An article in the Huffington Post from November 2014 discussed the millennial generation and their educational experience. Author Michael Mulligan stated, "...when we teach our children that outcomes are more important than process they lose the ability to enjoy learning for its own sake. Everything becomes about the end-game. The problem is that the end game [...]

By | 2017-10-19T12:53:41+00:00 June 8th, 2015|Press, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Central America Semester Blog (TTS25)

Read the TTS25 Central America Blog here... http://tts25.blogspot.com/ An excerpt by Katy from Illinois: "Chickens crowed as the moon slid its way into the perfect spot in the warm night sky. My host mother Maria Magdelena’s rocking chair slowed as she nervously looked behind her shoulders at the dimly lit houses around her, searching for an [...]

By | 2017-10-19T12:53:41+00:00 June 3rd, 2015|Central America, Latin America, Trip Reports|0 Comments