API Teach in Colombia Participant Profile: Jennah

Meet Jennah, who has been teaching in a public school in Colombia since February Age: 23 Hometown: North Attleboro, MA, USA     College/Major: Brandeis University –Health (Science, Society, Policy) & International/Global Studies major Hobbies/Interests: Yoga, reading, walking my dog, working out, spending time with friends and family, traveling. Favorite place you’ve visited: Arica, Chile […]

Teacher Connections: Staying On

In this post from API’s “Teacher Connections” series, Cordelia, a current teacher in Colombia, writes about her time abroad. Life can be overwhelming, right? This past spring in the U.S. was quite a challenge for me, personally and professionally. After graduating university over a year ago, I had wanted to travel again (after living in […]

API Teach in Colombia program is filling up fast for 2017

The Teach in Colombia program continues to grow in size and popularity, and API is excited to contribute to the health and success of this program by sending teachers each year. We truly value the Colombian government’s mission of increasing English proficiency levels among both local student and teacher populations, and the feedback we get […]

Teacher Connections: Taking Care Of You

In this post from API’s “Teacher Connections” series, Tyler, a current teacher in Colombia and API study abroad alum, talks about the importance of self-care. Note from API – Tyler studied Psychology at Southern Oregon University before going on to work as a Mentor in a residential behavioral and addiction treatment program. During his college […]

API Teach in Colombia program now accepting applications for spring and summer 2017!

The Teach in Colombia program continues to grow in size and popularity, and API is excited to contribute to the health and success of this program by sending teachers each year. We truly value the Colombian government’s mission of increasing English proficiency levels among both local student and teacher populations, and the feedback we get […]

Meet API Teach Abroad Participant: Lauren

Meet Lauren, currently teaching in Colombia Age: 22 Hometown: Monument, Colorado, USA College/Major: University of Colorado at Boulder, International Spanish for the Professions & Minor in Business Hobbies/Interests: I love anything outdoors! I snowboard in the winter and hike in the summers. I love spending time with my friends, cooking, and reading! Prior Experience: I […]

Teacher Connections: Live

In this post from API’s “Teacher Connections” series, Casey, a current teacher in Colombia, shares his personal story. Hello all, my name is Casey and I have been living in Colombia for close to 4 months. My story is a little different, but I will start it like this. I was an orphan of Colombian […]