Costa Rica

Teach Computer Skills

Luxury voluntourism Costa Rica

Background
Playa Hermosa is a coastal town in the state of Guanacaste, where 34.5% of the population live in poverty, a contrast to 16.3 percent in the Central region. Only 40% of the population between the ages of 20 and 64 have finished high school. Many schools have limited teaching materials and school supplies; with technology they can access a wealth of information and have a shot at a better life through education.

About Our Volunteer Partner
Our partner is a local nonprofit that works with communities in Guanacaste to improve access to quality education, empowering those in the region to achieve a sustainable future and better quality of life. They facilitate initiatives throughout the district to help improve the local public schools and allow their students to flourish.

How You Can Help
You can facilitate computer lessons using innovative online teaching platforms that provide free, world-class learning videos and interactive exercises.These programs encourage self-paced learning, challenging each student at their level. Our partner school is equipped with tablet computers to allow students to access this technology. It is ideal but not essential if you can speak Spanish.

When

Monday to Friday, 3-4 hours a day

Recommended Duration

We recommend 3-5 days, but you can make a difference in just one day.

Accommodation in Guanacaste

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Guanacaste

This area has always been somewhat separated from the rest of the country (it was once annexed by Nicaragua), and has its own regional flavours and customs. The white sand beaches are popular escape spots, though, especially the more glamorous ones such as Playa Conchal. Many of the small fishing villages are now buzzing with visitors, and a once sleepy hub now has day and nightlife.