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Thacher School Bolivia

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Safely on their way home

Britt and Jessie, Instructor

The group is high above the Caribbean, flying back to the States with backpacks full of memories, learning, and beautiful images of this rugged and beautiful country. We’ll miss them, and hope that you get to travel back here with them some......Read More

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Esperándoles

Simon, Dragons Admin

We have finally come together as an I team (instructor team) and are excited for your arrivals. Call us if you have any issues or delays. We’ll see you soon! Pronto! Sus Instructores...Read More

WTBD Yaks from Bolivia

Bolivia: Climate Change Education

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Travel delays or support

Simon, Dragons Admin

We hope that you are all having smooth preparations and travels on your way to Bolivia for course start! We are so excited to begin the orientation phase an get to know you all in person. If you have any troubles or delays en route please call......Read More

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Leaving Linshi

Vivian, Dragons Admin

Today we had to leave our homestay families from the LinShi village after breakfast. We had to say goodbye to our aunties and 哥哥. My auntie gifted me a jar of garlic. We then had a short bus ride to DuJiangYan, an ancient irrigation system built......Read More

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Highlights from our trek and onward to Santiago...

Britt and Jessie, Instructor

Trek highlights include high altitude hacky sack with our porters, wonderful cooking by Doña Josefina, and multiple campsites with spectacular views. Lots of good conversation about preserving culture, climate change in Bolivia, and pushing through......Read More

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More Photos from The Wall and Beijing

Simon, Dragons Admin

We had a peaceful and beautiful orientation phase with the Kou Family out on the Great Wall. In Beijing, we deepened the theme of “Center and Periphery” through the eye-opening and busy visits to Beijing’s key historical sites.......Read More

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Orientation day 1

Simon, Dragons Admin

I received a quick update that the group had a great first day doing container building activities and orientation. More student yaks to come....Read More

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Orientation and Group Container Building in...

Joseph and Rosalyn, Instructor

As we moved through our first day of orientation today, students created visual mosaics of goals with sidewalk chalk. We’re spending intentional time in these early days to frame the course, connect in new ways, and align our hopes and......Read More

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Arrived and Safe – headed to the...

Simon, Dragons Admin

Hello!   Our group arrived safe and sound into La Paz in the pre-dawn hours. They’ve successfully cleared customs, immigration, and are headed to the beautiful verdant foothills of the Andes, known as the Yungas where they’ll settle......Read More