From February 6-9, fifteen educators from across the country convened in Santa Cruz, Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica for two full days of volunteering, touring, and cultural activities. The [...]
I traveled to Costa Rica when I was 16 years old with my school. It was one of my first experiences traveling internationally, and since then I have traveled to, and lived in, twenty-three [...]
You’ve finalized the itinerary with your Squads Abroad Program Coordinator, booked flights, and you have a shiny new pair of hiking shoes. While important, these things just scratch the surface [...]
Turning Winds Academy traveled to Peru from November 4-13th as a Global Education Squad focused on improving Global Education outcomes in a local school. Our Squad donated book shelves with [...]
The High School of Health Sciences traveled to Santa Cruz Costa Rica from November 11th through November 20th. As a Global Health Squad they partnered with a local school to improve global health [...]
Tips on Putting the Fun into Fundraising! An Interview with West Islip Spanish teacher Noreen Matthews.
Can you tell us about your school and why you decided it was important to take a Squad Abroad? West Islip High School is on Long Island, just 40 miles east of Manhattan. I am taking my [...]
The Mentoring Academy traveled to Guatemala from March 18-28, 2018. As a Global Education Squad the group partnered with Panimacoc elementary school to improve educational outcomes. The group [...]