Teach Abroad - Republic of Georgia, Teach Abroad Programs

It’s the Republic of Georgia to You, Mr.!

by Brittani McLeod, Greenheart Travel Teach Abroad Participant in the Republic of Georgia

As my time ends as an Americorps volunteer with the International Rescue Committee I am asked by many what I plan to do next in my life. The conversation usually goes something like this.
“So Brittani, what are you going to be doing after your term is up?”

“…uh..well… I think that I am going to go to the Republic of Georgia to teach English

“Oh! I love Georgia!” they squeal back ” they have really wonderful peaches and…wait why are you teaching English to English speakers?”..

“Oh. No…Its the REPUBLIC of Georgia…” I remind them.
Huh?” they question…

“The…REPUBLIC of GEORGIA… you know near Turkey?…

“Uh…..! Well GREAT! Good luck..When do you leave?”

” August 29th”

” Whaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaatttttttttt?!”

Deciding to go to Georgia was a very quick, and truthfully hard decision to make. Read more…

About Greenheart Travel

CCI Greenheart Travel is personally invested in providing cultural immersion programs that change lives, advance careers and create leaders. We achieve this by partnering with organizations and governments overseas that empower their local communities through experiential learning and practical development. We provide others with the same positive travel experiences in which we ourselves engage. Through travel and cultural exchange, we help individuals reach their full potential, leading to a more tolerant, peaceful and environmentally sustainable world.


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