Volunteer as a Global English Teacher

Ideal for American graduate students or teachers looking to gain international teaching experience. 

Desired Qualifications: 

  1. Prior teaching experience
  2. A valid teaching credential in any of the U.S. or a Verification of Enrollment in a graduate school program
  3. A strong desire to help children in rural areas of Vietnam

Program Fee:  $400 non-refundable registration fee for accepted applicants. 

What's Included: 

  1. Housing
  2. Most meals throughout the week
  3. Transportation to and from the airport and sites
  4. Mid-program weekend retreat to a major city

What is not included?

  1. Flights
  2. Travel Insurance
  3. Local travel
  4. Leisure activities
  5. Medical expenses

Priority Deadline:  February 28th, 2017

Final Deadline:  March 15th, 2017

Acceptance Notification: April 1st, 2017

Commitment Forms Due: April 7th, 2017

See "Calendar" for more information of deadlines and program dates.

The Application

All applicants must provide the documents requested on the official application form. You will not be able to save the application and return to it if not completed in one sitting. Allow yourself approximately one hour to complete the application. You will need the following information to complete the form:
  1. Status of your passport
  2. Name as it appears on your passport
  3. Names and phone numbers of two references
  4. Sample lesson plan
  5. Educational background with dates and institutions
  6. One letter of recommendation
  7. Resume or Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Orientation, workshop, and/or team planning sessions will take place after all teachers and fellows have been selected. Participants will be notified of the dates and times of orientation meetings conducted via Skype or Viber.