Are you considering teaching English in Italy but are confused about which program to choose? Greenheart Travel offers 2 teaching opportunities in a classroom or in homestay setting. The differences in these programs are subtle, so let’s clarify your options!
Here’s what you need to know about this 3-month teaching option to get started:
This program is also group oriented and you will travel and go through orientation with other teachers. This program is great for people who are interested in teaching in a school and learning about the education system in a foreign country.
The volunteer teach in Italy program also offers a little bit more structure, but with a little bit less flexibility.
In contrast to the classroom setting, the Teach English in a Homestay program is largely independent and offers 1-3 month travel commitments year round. In comparison to to the Volunteer Teach program, teachers:
Here’s the Breakdown of Options for Both Italy Experiences:
|Teach in Italy||Teach in a Homestay in Italy|
|Native language requirement||English, German, French||English|
|Placement locations||Piedmont region only||Throughout Italy|
|Where are you teaching||In a school||In your homestay|
|Teaching hours per week||15 – 18||15|
|Program dates||Sept – Dec OR Jan – April||Flexible, year-round. 1-3 months|
|Age requirement||19 – 35||18 + (retirees welcome!)|
|Cost||$950||$1,510 – $1,820, depending on duration|
Regardless of which program you find is best for you, teaching in Italy will give you an excellent cultural immersion experience that will boost your resume while you travel for a change!