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Service Learning and Spanish

Program Duration

1-2 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 3-6 Months, 5-8 Weeks, 7-12 Months, 9-12 Weeks

Dates

Customizable by you!

Languages

  • Spanish

Languages Used as a Medium of Teaching

  • Spanish
  • English

Cost in US$:

First two weeks approx: $1,850; each additional week approx: $850

Cost Includes:

  • Written materials abroad
  • Written materials pre-departure
  • Registration fees
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • Language instruction
  • Food
  • Housing
  • Travel while in host country

Program Fees Include:

- Service-learning opportunities to serve organizations throughout the city. Options include orphanages, schools and other NGOs.
- One-on-one Spanish language classes at your level
-Accommodation with a homestay family. The family will provide you with your own bedroom, three meals a day and laundry.
-Placement exam to ensure you are taught at the appropriate level
-Transportation to and from the airport
-Orientation session covering various topics, including cultural adjustment, logistical issues (money, phone, getting around), safety and how to have fun!
-One-day city tour of Quito and visit to the equator
-Access to ACLAS facilities 24/7, including computer lab and classroom space. ACLAS has wireless internet.
-Support planning activities and travel through Quito and Ecuador

Experience Required

no

Volunteer Types

  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Centers
  • Culture
  • Disability Issues
  • Education
  • English Teaching
  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Health Education
  • Hospital
  • Nursing
  • Orphans
  • Public Health
  • Senior Citizens
  • Street Children
  • Women

This Program is open to

American, European, Canadian, Australian, South African, Kiwi, Worldwide and Asian Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Home-stays

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network