Menu

Tutor English

21 Jun 2017

Tutoring English in Germany: Ben’s Story

By |June 21st, 2017|Categories: Tutor English|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

It is one thing seeing pictures of a city on the internet or on TV. It is another thing actually visiting the city in person. Growing up, traveling had always been a hot passion for me. Due to limited resources and lack of proper education, I did not pursue this passion of mine until I [...]

22 Feb 2017

Learning a Culture Through Language: Discovering the Untranslatable

By |February 22nd, 2017|Categories: Tutor English|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

The famous Italian filmmaker, Federico Fellini, one said that "a different language is a different vision of life".  Over a year ago I woke up with a restless sensation that was burning inside of me. I felt inpatient to learn Italian, a fourth language for me (after Spanish, my mother language, English and Hebrew).  I [...]

10 Nov 2016

New Adventures: Tutoring English in Italy and Beyond

By |November 10th, 2016|Categories: Tutor English|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

If you’re looking for new adventures and always dreamed of traveling and experiencing life from a different perspective, then this program might be for you! Ciao! My name is Luka, I’m from Ontario, Canada and I recently returned from tutoring English to a host family in Italy for 2 months. For years I had craved embarking on new [...]

28 Oct 2016

4 Things I Didn’t Expect When I Volunteered to Teach in Italy

By |October 28th, 2016|Categories: Tutor English|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

This past summer, I volunteered to teach in Italy through GeoVisions and lived with my host family to help them learn English. When I was there, I wrote about what it was like to be an English language teacher in Italy through 6 inspirational quotes about traveling.  It has been a few months since I [...]

6 Oct 2016

Feeling Right at Home: Tutoring Abroad in France

By |October 6th, 2016|Categories: Tutor English|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

My name is Andrew and I was lucky enough to travel to the Bretagne region of France where I stayed with a family in a small town for a month. I owe a lot of this luck to the GeoVisions program, who helped me through each step of the application and gave me all the [...]

16 Aug 2016

Step Out of Your Comfort Zone in Brazil With GeoVisions

By |August 16th, 2016|Categories: Tutor English|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

This summer I had the opportunity to step out of my comfort zone and tutor English to a family in Brazil! I am currently getting my Masters in TESOL, so I wanted to experience what teaching English abroad was like. GeoVisions made the process very easy and helped me with all of the paperwork. By May, [...]

28 Jul 2016

Travel Takes Courage: Going All In With GeoVisions

By |July 28th, 2016|Categories: Tutor English|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

When I applied to the Tutor English to a Family in Italy program through GeoVisions, I don’t think I was in the right state of mind. I had had a rough year, and all I could think about was escaping my minuscule college town and doing something different. When one of my friends saw me [...]

21 Jul 2016

6 Quotes That Teach You About Tutoring Abroad in Italy

By |July 21st, 2016|Categories: Tutor English|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

As I complete my second week tutoring abroad in Italy, I think it is important to take a break and reflect on my experience so far. My hope is not only to inspire you with the quotes and motivate you to do something new, but to give you an insight of what it’s like to be a language tutor. […]

5 Jul 2016

6 things I wish I knew before tutoring English in Austria

By |July 5th, 2016|Categories: Tutor English|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

Laura – a GeoVisions participant and solo traveler reflects on a few things she wish she had known before tutoring English in Austria. Check out her helpful travel tips and honest reflections that made her struggles a worthwhile and life-changing journey.  […]

22 May 2016

Tutor English in Brazil

By |May 22nd, 2016|Categories: Tutor English|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Bom Dia! Or Hello in Portuguese! My name is Brennan and I am from Newport Beach, California. I decided to tutor English abroad in Brazil because I wanted to improve my Portuguese and be immersed in Brazilian culture.  I have studied abroad in France and Germany before, and I was extremely interested in doing something [...]