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This two-week program is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see how schools work in Lima and Cuzco, Peru, and experience a rich professional, cultural, historical, and linguistic adventure.

Program sites:

Lima, Cuzco and Machu Picchu

Anticipated curriculum:

Students will spend five days in schools in Lima, working with teachers and acting as teachers’ aides. In addition, students will travel to Cuzco and work one additional day in schools there.


Students will visit historical sites and museums in both Lima and Cuzco. They will also take an excursion to Machu Picchu.

Estimated program cost:


Program cost cover:

Flight, lodging, food, excursions, bus fares and other transportation, visa cost and travel insurance


Scholarship funds may be available through the UVU School of Education.


    • Dr. Bryan Waite, Associate Professor, School of Education
    • 801-863-6721
    • ME 112b
    • waitebr@uvu.edu

If Dr. Waite is unavailable, please see


Join the UVU School of Education for a unique multicultural teaching opportunity.

May 2 -17, 2015

Application (zip)