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ELIC connects passionate, committed people to teaching roles in some of the most stunning places on earth.


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This is no ordinary world tour!
Experience 5 countries in ONE great adventure



For a Summer

Summer programs offer a snapshot of the long term vision of ELIC. Teach English, live in community and share hope and life with your students.

  • Engage

    Spend a summer teaching high school and middle school students English, inside and outside the classroom. Fast Paced. High Energy. Endless Fun.
  • Summer Teaching Program

    Invest in the lives of young children, college students, local educators or even refugees for 4-6 weeks. As a teacher and mentor, the relationships you build with your students will extend far beyond the summer.

For Longer

For the past 35 years, ELIC has seen lives transformed through education. Invest your life in others through teaching, meaningful conversations, and lasting friendships.

  • University Teaching Program

    Discover how your gifts can impact students at universities and language centers worldwide. Gain professional skills. Grow in an established community. Create an enduring legacy.
  • Equip

    Explore how your degree can inspire those in other countries. Through this 11-month life-changing internship you will build relationships, be intentionally mentored, and begin a story that you could never imagine.


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The Life-Changing Impact of a Birthday Cake

10/11/2016 | China

A birthday cake. I never could have imagined that something so seemingly inconsequential as a cake could have such impact. She had come to our home seeking an English teacher, brought by a former student of ours. When she first walked through our door, she seemed to tower over us, but later we would realize…