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15 Mar 2017

Six Weeks in Europe: When Things Go Wrong, Everything Can Go Right

By |March 15th, 2017|Categories: Volunteer Teach|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

I have to admit, before leaving to spend six weeks in Europe last summer I was nervous- not necessarily about my safety, the long flight, or the volunteer teaching program I was doing in Italy. I was nervous that I was going to sabotage my own trip by trying to control everything. That may seem [...]

17 Nov 2016

Why Six Weeks in Italy Will Change Your Life

By |November 17th, 2016|Categories: Summer Programs|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

After graduating college and getting myself a job as a 5th grade teacher, I saw many people in my life making choices about their future that I wasn’t ready to make. I saw many of my friends get married and start to settle down, but I wasn’t ready. I wanted something more...to see the world [...]

22 Sep 2016

Beyond Teaching in Thailand: A Life Changing Experience

By |September 22nd, 2016|Categories: Volunteer Teach|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

When I made the decision to move to Thailand through the GeoVisions Teach Abroad program, I knew it was inevitable that I was going to be pushed out of my comfort zone, I would be faced with certain challenges and that I would grow in ways I wasn’t entirely sure of. Yet, I gained so [...]

20 Apr 2016

Teaching Abroad in Italy

By |April 20th, 2016|Categories: Volunteer Abroad, Volunteer Teach|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Ciao! My name is Leanne. I’m from Rochester, NY.  After college graduation, I wanted to go on an Italian adventure.  After some research, I decided on teaching abroad in Italy with GeoVisions and live with an Italian host family. It was an amazing decision! This program came to my attention at the perfect time. I was [...]

31 Mar 2016

Teaching English Abroad in France

By |March 31st, 2016|Categories: Tutor English|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Hi, I am Anand.   I am 21 years old, and from Aukland, New Zealand.  I recently graduated from university and felt like doing something exciting before I am stuck with responsibilities.  The first thing that came to mind was to teaching English abroad while traveling. After some research I came across a webpage called [...]

30 Mar 2016

Volunteer Teach Abroad in Italy

By |March 30th, 2016|Categories: Volunteer Abroad, Volunteer Teach|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Phyllis is a retired 65 year old from Sarasota, Florida. Her love of teaching and Italy brought her to GeoVisions' Volunteer Teach Abroad In Italy program. She spends her days teaching English at an Italian elementary school, and nights with her amazing host family.  Below are two excerpts from Phyllis' journal.   Day 1:  My [...]

15 Nov 2015

Teach English Abroad in France: Crepes & Coffee

By |November 15th, 2015|Categories: Tutor English|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Hello, my name is Angelique! I am participating in the GeoVisions volunteer to teach English abroad program in France.  I teach English to a host family in exchange for room and board. I decided to teach English abroad in France because I want to pursue my French studies, and thought this would be an excellent [...]

17 Aug 2015

Teaching English in Cuba:
Steve’s Story

By |August 17th, 2015|Categories: Volunteer Teach|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

I lived in Havana, Cuba for one month through GeoVisions. My assignment was teaching English to school age children with another teacher. We taught Cuban students in the afternoons. The children were eager to learn and very appreciative. We were always greeted with excited giggles, squeals and Latin cheek-kisses. Steve teaches English to students in [...]

10 Jul 2015

Why I Chose to Teach English Abroad
in France

By |July 10th, 2015|Categories: Tutor English|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Last year before I began my teaching career, I was very unhappy in an administrative retail job that wasn't a fit for me. I knew I wanted to teach; and when I was offered a position teaching middle school in a neighboring town, I was thrilled. Haley with her host family : Caroline (left) [...]

30 Jun 2015

GeoVisions’ Newest Program:
Teach English to Monks & Nuns In Myanmar

By |June 30th, 2015|Categories: Volunteer Abroad|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

“New programs are a lot of fun and full of promise. Putting together a new one gives me energy and excitement. Nothing, though, has excited me quite like our newest program of teaching English to monks and nuns in Myanmar.” --Randy LeGrant, GeoVisions' Executive Director GeoVisions and XploreAsia have joined forces to provide a VERY [...]