Teach English in Costa Rica (STA exclusive 2013) - TCREST
Day 1 San José
Transfer from San José airport to your San José hostel.
Day 2 Playa Matapalo (B,D)
After an orientation talk about the project, transfer to the project in a shared shuttle, which will drop you off approximately 1km at the entrance to the project.
Days 3-13 Playa Matapalo (11B,11L,11D)
Spend your half days volunteering at one of the various school programs. An English lesson schedule will be arranged with professors on your arrival. Help out in the practice kitchen, the computer lab, a dairy cow and cheese-making workshop, chicken coop, organic plantain plantation, a tree and plant nursery, teach conversational English or assist with the recycling project. In your spare time enjoy some non included optional activities such as surf lessons, visits to a sea turtle conservation project, relaxing on the beach and enjoying legendary sunsets.
Day 14 Playa Matapalo (B)
Depart at any time. The volunteer project coordinator can assist you with organizing your return to San José or any continuing travel you may have planned. Add on extra weeks if desired, with no maximum length of volunteering.