Unique Moments I Will Never Forget

Unique Moments I Will Never Forget

By WorldTeach Poland volunteer Caitlin Wilkinson, 2015 Hello! My name is Caitlin and I spent the summer of 2015 teaching English in Poland! I have always wanted to be a teacher and teaching for a summer in Poland was such a unique opportunity. It was a culture and a...
Racing Cows in Poland

Racing Cows in Poland

Tonight, I raced cows. A particular cow, to be exact. I was finishing up a whimsical and winding bike ride with host sister, host sister’s boyfriend, and host father, filled with wheat fields and windmills (how many “w” words can I use in one sentence?) when we...

A Blog about Prague

WorldTeach Poland Summer alum Kate recounts a trip to a city she’d been longing to visit for years.  The longing began years ago in a now-ex-then-current-boyfriend’s living room. We sat cross-legged on the carpet, pouring over old photo albums and exclaiming...

Living a Literary Dream: Becoming a Small Town School Teacher

I write from Makow on a beautiful midsummer evening, perched on a chair in front of my host sister’s desk while she watches Polish crime shows. This is no little house on the prairie (rather, it is a good sized modish one filled with a charming combination of Catholic...
Home Is Where You Make It

Home Is Where You Make It

When living and teaching abroad, completely immersed in a foreign community, homesickness happens. Learn how WorldTeach Poland volunteer Stacey Lee Gonzalez healthily recognizes what she misses about the United States, and how she has discovered a sense of...