Location: Zhejiang Province, China
Type of Program: Volunteer abroad (not for academic credit)
Duration: 3 - 4 weeks, typically in July
Time of Year: Summer
Academic Year: All
Hosted by: Council on China Exchange
Estimated Cost: $1,200 - 1,600
Cost Includes: Free airfare from LAX to China, free room and board, free ground transportation in China, free weekend excursions.
Application Deadline: January 15
Program Description: This program bring native English speakers to China to teach English and American culture to Chinese students, ranging from elementary through high school. Program partcipantes team teach their own class for six hours a day, six days a week. Host schools provide free weekend tours and excursions for visiting teachers. Curriculum topics are provided, but curriculum modification and development are done by the program participants before the trip. Student live in hotels near the school sites, in developed areas of China. Meals are provided by the host schools.