Teaching English in Rome, Italy

DONE BY: Aida Abou-Zamzam | Redlands East Valley HS '14 | Wellesley College '19

HOW OPPORTUNITY WAS FOUND: interexchange.org

LENGTH: 10 weeks

LOCATION: Rome, Italy

FUN: ★★★★☆

PERSONAL GROWTH: ★★★★☆

KIND OF PERSONAL GROWTH MOST EXPERIENCED: Patience

DAY-TO-DAY LIFE: 

  • 8am-4pm: free time
  • 4pm-7pm: lessons with kids
  • 7pm~: free

DESCRIPTION OF WORK/ACTIVITIES DONE: 

One-hour conversational English lessons with kids aged 8-11

HOW MANY HOURS OF WORK DID YOU DO PER WEEK? 15

IN EXCHANGE OF WORK, PROVIDES: 

  • Meals
  • Accommodation in my own room
  • Weekend trips with the host family

 

Jiyoung Jeong