ZHUZHOU, CHINA – SUMMER 2018

Posted on Apr 25, 2018 in $500-$1000 plus airfare, 10+, Zhuzhou | Comments Off on ZHUZHOU, CHINA – SUMMER 2018

ZHUZHOU, CHINA – SUMMER 2018

Seeking volunteer teachers and assistants! Dates:  July 1-13, 2018 Location:  Zhuzhou, Hunan Province, China Team Leader:  Terri Mikolaitis Project Description: Experienced teachers are needed to teach American classroom content to Chinese children. Other volunteers are welcome as assistants to teachers. Students will be 6-10 years old. Lessons will include simple English language, art, music, dance, sports, crafts, etc. Accommodations, meals, and transportation to and from the school will be provided. The program will plan a tour to Guilin, Guangzi Province, for volunteer teachers and assistants. Volunteers Needed: 10 experienced teachers plus additional volunteers to serve as assistants Estimated Cost: $600 plus airfare...

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Shaoxing, China – Summer 2018

Posted on Apr 7, 2018 in $500-$1000 plus airfare, 10+, China, Shaoxing | Comments Off on Shaoxing, China – Summer 2018

Shaoxing, China – Summer 2018

Seeking college students for cultural exchange opportunity! Dates: July 12-28, 2018 Location: Zhejiang University of Technology, Shaoxing, China Project Description: Volunteers will live on campus and attend Chinese (Mandarin) language classes taught by student-teachers and attend related cultural events. No prior Chinese language experience is required. Chinese TCSL students will teach, tutor and guide volunteers.  This is a great opportunity to build relationships with Chinese young adults while learning the language and culture in China. The team will present English Corners and Cultural Studies for campus wide participation.  Our goal is to impact lives thru friendship. Some of the Chinese students may come to USA in early 2019 as part of the Edge/ ZUT Cultural Exchange, presenting an opportunity for furthering friendships and cultural understanding. Volunteers Needed: up to 20 college students Estimated Cost: $600 plus airfare...

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Sichuan Province, China – Summer 2018

Posted on Feb 13, 2018 in $500-$1000 plus airfare, 2-4, China, Sichuan Province | Comments Off on Sichuan Province, China – Summer 2018

Sichuan Province, China – Summer 2018

Dates: July 3-21, 2018 Location: Sichuan Province, China Team Leader: Nolan Tomboulian Project Description: The purpose of this project is to provide a teacher training program for Chinese teachers of English in primary and/or middle schools. The program will include elements of oral English development as well as best practices in second language teaching methodology. Methods should be explained, modeled, and applied to the teachers’ context as much as possible. The program’s objectives are to help these teachers become better teachers of English through the specific training given and to encourage them and help them value their own career as a teacher. Volunteers should expect to teach English from 9-12 and 2-4 M-F, with possible evening classes and weekend activities. Volunteers Needed: 4 – Volunteers should be age 20 or above. College graduates preferred. Estimated Cost: $600 plus...

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Shaoxing, China – Spring 2018

Posted on Feb 3, 2018 in $500-$1000 plus airfare, 10+, China, Shaoxing | Comments Off on Shaoxing, China – Spring 2018

Shaoxing, China – Spring 2018

Dates: March 30-April 15, 2018 Location: Zhejiang University of Technology, Shaoxing, China Team Leader: Barbara Pound Project Description: This is a great opportunity to build relationships while learning the language and culture in China. Volunteers will live on campus at Zhejiang University of Technology and will attend Chinese (Mandarin) language classes taught by student-teachers as well as related cultural events. Chinese students in the TCSL (Teaching Chinese as a Second Language) program will teach, tutor, and guide volunteers. The volunteer team will also present English Corner and Culture Study events for campus-wide participation. This program is open to all ages. No prior Chinese language experience is required. Our goal is to impact lives through friendship. Some of the Chinese student-teachers may come to the USA in early 2018 as part of the Edge/ZUT Cultural Exchange, an opportunity for furthering friendships and cultural understanding. Volunteers Needed: open to all ages and ability levels Estimated Cost: $800 plus airfare...

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Chiang Mai, Thailand – Spring 2018

Posted on Nov 3, 2017 in $500-$1000 plus airfare, 2-8, All Programs, Chiang Mai, Chiang Mai, Thailand | Comments Off on Chiang Mai, Thailand – Spring 2018

Chiang Mai, Thailand – Spring 2018

Dates: March 14-26, 2018 Location: Chiang Mai, Thailand Project Task:  EFL (English as a Foreign Language) volunteers will spend the day interacting with children and adults at Agape Home. Edge volunteers will assist Agape Home volunteer staff in conducting Conversational English Classes and at times may be asked to lead the class with the aid of the volunteer staff.  Agape Home is home to children from 2 weeks to 20 years old. The staff ranges in age from mid-twenties to senior citizens. Edge volunteers will work primarily with Thai people but sometimes with Agape Home volunteers, who come from all walks of life throughout the world. Click this link to learn more about the Agape Home. Volunteers Needed: 2-8 Estimated Cost: $600 plus airfare    ...

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Survey Teams in China

Posted on Aug 22, 2017 in $1000 - $1500 plus airfare, 4+, China, Locations, Programs, Support Required, Volunteers Needed | 0 comments

Survey Teams in China

Survey (PW) Teams are needed and can be formed any time of the year for China Project Task:  The team assesses the needs in strategic areas such as universities, parks, and temples as well as areas that are heavily traveled and populated.  A Survey Team takes advantage of insights that are gained, as you are “Onsite With Insight”. Volunteers Needed:  4 volunteers are needed per team Estimated Cost: $1000.00 plus...

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Survey Teams for Thailand

Posted on Aug 22, 2017 in $1000 - $1500 plus airfare, 4+, Locations, Support Required, Thailand, Volunteers Needed | Comments Off on Survey Teams for Thailand

Survey Teams for Thailand

Survey (PW) Teams are needed and can be formed any time of the year for Thailand Project Task:  The team assesses the needs in strategic areas such as universities, parks, and temples as well as areas that are heavily traveled and populated.  A Survey Team takes advantage of insights that are gained, as you are “Onsite With Insight”. Volunteers Needed:  4 volunteers are needed per team Estimated Cost: $1000.00 plus...

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Survey Teams for Kazakhstan

Posted on Apr 25, 2017 in $1000 - $1500 plus airfare, 4+, Kazakhstan, Support Required, Volunteers Needed | Comments Off on Survey Teams for Kazakhstan

Survey Teams for Kazakhstan

Survey (PW) Teams are needed and can be formed any time of the year for Kazakhstan. Project Task:  The team assesses the needs in strategic areas such as universities, parks, and schools, as well as areas that are heavily traveled and populated.  A Survey Team takes advantage of insights that are gained, as they are “Onsite with Insight.” Volunteers Needed:  4 volunteers per team Estimated Cost: $1000.00 plus...

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Survey Teams for Haiti

Posted on Apr 25, 2017 in $1000 - $1500 plus airfare, 4+, Haiti, Support Required, Volunteers Needed | Comments Off on Survey Teams for Haiti

Survey Teams for Haiti

Survey (PW) Teams are needed and can be formed any time of the year for Haiti. Project Task:  The team assesses the needs in strategic areas such as universities, parks, schools, and places of worship as well as areas that are heavily traveled and populated.  A Survey Team takes advantage of insights that are gained, as they are “Onsite with Insight.” Volunteers Needed:  4 volunteers per team Estimated Cost: $1000.00 plus...

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Vladivostok, Russia

Posted on Feb 15, 2016 in $0-$500 plus airfare, Locations, Programs, Russia, Vladivostok | Comments Off on Vladivostok, Russia

Vladivostok, Russia

Dates:  July 2nd-24th, 2016 Project Task:  Working with students through games and activities to help improve their conversational English and build relationships.  Staff members from Korea, Russia, Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan will be available to help. Volunteers should be at least college age and up. Room and board provided by the school. Estimated Cost:  $500.00 plus airfare  

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