Summer Teaching Fellowship in Israel (all-expenses-paid)

| June 4, 2019
Charles & Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation is seeking passionate teachers or teachers-in-training to join 2 last-minute openings (out of 185!) for our all-expenses-paid summer teaching fellowship in Israel.  Click here for more information:   The TALMA Teaching Fellowship
TALMA Fellows spend mornings alongside an Israeli co-teacher providing English summer school to low-income students in the Israeli periphery. We serve every social sector – Jewish/Christian/Muslim/Bedouin/Druze/Palestinian/Ethopian etc.
Teachers receive co-teaching support as well as afternoon PD focused on project based learning, ESL/EFl strategies, effective co-teaching, and more. Our partners for professional development include Relay Graduate School of Education, the Israeli Ministry of Education, Hebrew Public Charter School coaches, and more.

Hey Teachers!
Ready to spend your summer in Israel…for free!?

Apply to join The TALMA Fellowship’s network of superstar teachers from around the world for an all-expenses-paid summer of adventure, service, and growth! Program dates are June 27th-July 20, 2019…apply today for immediate consideration for a last-minute opening!

Get matched with an Israeli co-teacher and spend your summer bringing educational opportunity to kids in the Israeli periphery. Teach. Travel. Tikkun Olam.
Dates: June 27-July 20, 2019 (group flights depart June 26th)

Our Story
TALMA, Israel’s National Program For Excellence in English, is an all-expenses-paid summer teaching fellowship in Israel and a joint venture of the Schusterman Foundation, Steinhardt Foundation, and the Israeli Government.

TALMA brings superstar teachers from around the world for a fully funded summer in Israel. Gain international teaching experience, give back to Israel by serving low-income students, and grow professionally while exploring how the innovations of the Startup Nation can apply to your classroom.

A Day in the Life:

Mornings: teach English in a low-income community alongside a Hebrew or Arabic speaking Israeli co-teacher. We serve every social sector in Israel!

Afternoons: learn from social impact ventures in the Startup Nation.

Evenings & weekends: explore and experience the best of Israel!

Make this summer meaningful! Teach, get exposed to a unique professional development, travel, and join a network of hundreds of passionate educators from across the globe working to repair the world through their teacher-talents.
What TALMA Covers:

  • Round-trip travel to TLV from select airports  (EWR/JFK/LAX)- or customize your travel from your home airport for a value of up to $1400.
  • Roommate style accommodation in one of our beautiful living locations.
  • All program-related travel and meals plus a living stipend.
  • Professional development, program related excursions, and more!
How to Apply:

Teachers should apply immediately via the online application for consideration.. Eligibility details may be found at

Learn More:
We encourage you to explore our website, watch some videos to get a sense of our program, read testimonials of past participants, or listen to our podcast!