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We are looking for 2017 chaperones. Organize a group of 10 teachers in your school district or state and you can travel free to Guatemala. These what we offer: free round trip from your city to Guatemala City, all ground transportation during the three weeks, hotels, homestay with a local family, three meals a day, your own bedroom, free entry to parks and cultural centers. We will help with your trip because we have a huge dbase of teachers e-mail from all the states in the country. Please feel free to pick the dates you wish to organize your trip to Quetzaltenango. If you are not able to travel during these dates, please contact us for additional dates. If you have a conflict with these dates, you are welcome to enroll in our regular Spanish program. Classes for the regular Spanish program start any Monday year-round. Please contact Julio Batres at or 612 281 5705 for more information.   

We will be hiking Laguna de Chicabal, San Martín Chile Verde, Quetzaltenango.

Fund for Teachers is offering grants to teachers and school administrators who participate in our Spanish program for educators in Quetzaltenango,  Guatemala.  For more info, please contact Perrin Worrell 800.681.2667

Dates and Chaperones
We are looking for chaperones for 2017
 2017  June TBA.  Margie Shepherd at  Margie is a retired teacher from Virginia. In the last 15 years, she has been leading groups of high school students and educators to Guatemala.
July 9-10, 2017.  Betsy a. May at Betsy is a teacher at Minneapolis Public Schools. She has traveled to Guatemala more than 20 times in the last 25 years.