API Safety Update – Colombia Mudslides

Following torrential rainfall this weekend, devastating mudslides in the southern province of Putumayo, Colombia resulted in the deaths of more than 200 people, with many locals missing and hundreds injured. API’s Teach in Colombia program participants are all placed in cities in central and northern Colombia, and we have no reason to believe they are […]

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 […]

Program Spotlight: Teach Abroad in Costa Rica

Program Spotlight: Teach for a cause in Costa Rica! The Teach in Costa Rica programs belong partly among our “Teach” opportunities and partly among the “Volunteer” opportunities. Are you looking to teach English to youth of thriving communities through programs funded by the Costa Rican Ministry of Education and Ministry of Labor and Social Security? If […]

API Staff Profile- Claire

Meet Claire, API’s Assistant Director of Teach, Work and Volunteer Programs. I actually come from a multicultural household, and did second grade in France, so I was put into a position that encouraged me to look at life through multiple cultural lenses from a very young age. I have always tended to create very diverse […]

API Staff Profile- Brittany

 Meet Brittany, API’s Senior Experiential Program Manager. She works with Teach, Work, and Volunteer programs in Latin America, as well as with Internships in Latin America, Ireland, and the UK I’ve loved experiencing other countries and cultures almost as long as I can remember. Both of my parents traveled internationally during college, and I grew […]

Now is your chance to teach abroad in Thailand!

API is pleased to announce that the application deadline for our Teach in Thailand program has been extended to April 1st!  Our partner organization in Thailand has pushed back both the application deadline and the start date to make it possible for students graduating in May to join this program. Participants will begin their orientation […]

API Staff Profile- Octavia

Meet Octavia, API’s Experiential Program Coordinator. She works with Teach, Work, and Volunteer programs in Africa, Asia, Europe, and the South Pacific, as well as with Internships in Asia, Spain, and the South Pacific. “I can’t really put a finger on when I first became obsessed with travel but I will share what personally fuels […]