WorldTeach Chile Radio

WorldTeach Chile Radio

Eva, a WorldTeach Chile volunteer who just finished her 9-month service this week, created an NPR-like radio show with her extra-curricular students at her elementary school with the help of her father, who has a radio station in Tennessee. He is going to air the show...
The State of Education in Chile

The State of Education in Chile

Monica, a WorldTeach Chile volunteer, offers some insights on the state of education in Chile and the similarities and differences to the US.   During the time I have been here, Chile’s educational system has been in a state of change. Passionate students,...
Giving, and Looking, Back

Giving, and Looking, Back

Kristy Hui, who has just recently returned from the WorldTeach Chile Semester program, shares reflections on her experience and the rewards of an independent fundraising initiative. Welcome home, Kristy!!     Two things that I had never done before WorldTeach: live in...
You’re the One that I Want: WorldTeach Chile-style

You’re the One that I Want: WorldTeach Chile-style

WorldTeach Chile volunteer Maureen O’Leary shares this awesome footage of her students performing the hit from Grease. Is anybody surprised that this song has international appeal among teenagers?     Read more about Chile See all WorldTeach Blog posts...
Peñablanca!

Peñablanca!

Another WorldTeach day-in-the-life from Chile Semester volunteer Lauren Lastra, reporting from her site in gorgeous Peñablanca. We are still accepting applications for both our year-long and semester-long programs in Chile for 2011, departing in March and July,...
Weekend at El Puerto and La Playa

Weekend at El Puerto and La Playa

WorldTeach’s in-country orientations provide a great opportunity for volunteers to get to know one another and form a solid support network, creating strong bonds in just a few short weeks. Once volunteers are scattered across their varying sites, they have...