VIRTUAL EXPERIENTIAL-LEARNING PROGRAMS FOR HIGH SCHOOL CLASSES and clubs WITH A GLOBAL IMPACT!

TeleSquads are designed for high school students to improve learning outcomes through experiential learning, develop cultural competency through virtual immersion, and deliver real impact through our local team by participating in live international humanitarian projects.  Each TeleSquad includes up to 16 live sessions of (approximately 40 minutes each) that can be customized over the length of your class schedule. TeleSquads may be adapted to a classroom or remote learning environment.

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Business Programs

Entrepreneurship- SWOT Analysis for Rural Microenterprises in Panama

Learn about Panama’s unique role in globalization and apply SWOT Analysis framework to consult small businesses in rural Panama.

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Entrepreneurship- Business Planning for Rural Microenterprises in Panama

Learn about Panama’s unique role in globalization and apply SWOT Analysis and Canvas Business Plan to consult small businesses in rural Panama.

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Accounting & Finance- Financial Statements for Rural Microenterprises in Panama

Learn and apply concepts of accounting and bookkeeping in the context of small businesses in rural Central America.

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Marketing- Marketing Plans for Rural Microenterprises in Panama

Learn and apply general marketing strategies in the context of small businesses in rural Central America.

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Marketing- Marketing Plans for Refugee-Owned Microenterprises in Greece

Learn and apply online marketing strategies to support small businesses owned by migrants and refugees in Athens, Greece.

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Health Programs

International Medicine- Expanding Medical Skills in Honduras, Ghana, and Greece

Students engage virtually in a sequence of clinical experiences that deliver health services to resource-limited communities in urban and rural settings in Honduras, Ghana and Greece. Students will:

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Healthcare Professions- Exploring Healthcare Roles in Honduras

Overview of roles of various members of our International Healthcare organization and issues affecting the delivery of healthcare in Honduras.

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Medical Assisting- Expanding Medical Skills at our Urban Clinic in Honduras

Students engage virtually in a sequence of clinical experiences that deliver health services to resource-limited communities in urban and rural settings in Honduras. Students

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International Medicine- Expanding Medical Skills in Honduras

Students engage virtually in a sequence of clinical experiences that deliver health services to resource-limited communities in urban and rural settings in Honduras. Students

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International Medicine- Expanding Medical Skills in Ghana

Build medical knowledge immersed in medical interventions in rural Ghana, working alongside local government actors.

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International Medicine- Expanding Medical Skills with Refugee Populations in Greece

Increase medical knowledge & understanding of the refugee crisis while supporting vulnerable populations, refugees, & asylum seekers living in Athens, Greece.

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Public Health in Honduras

Learn how to use data & community mobilization to create community action plans that improve health outcomes in Honduras.

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Dental Care in Honduras

Build dental & oral health knowledge while improving access to critical dental services in Honduras.

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STEM Programs

Physics- Hydraulic Modeling of Community Water Systems in Nicaragua

Apply physics and engineering fundamentals to design community water systems in rural Nicaragua.

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Engineering- Developing Community Water Systems in Nicaragua

Apply civil engineering fundamentals to design community water systems in rural Honduras and Nicaragua.

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Engineering- Infrastructure Design (CAD) of Community Water Systems in Nicaragua

Implement structural engineering concepts to design and select materials for water projects such as water tanks, cisterns, control booths, and underground pump stations in Honduras and Nicaragua.

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Water Science - Analyzing Potable Water Quality in Nicaragua

Apply environmental and water science fundamentals to test the quality and efficacy of potable water sources in a rural commmunity in Nicaragua.

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Material Science - Material Analysis and Design of Residential Dwellings in Nicaragua

Use structural engineering fundamentals to design and select materials for home repairs and construction in rural Nicaragua.

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Erik Werner, Squads Abroad Co-Founder

Through virtual or in-country programs, Squads are passionate groups of volunteers who mobilize abroad to create positive change. Each Squad type has a skill-based focus area that support the education, health and economic development objectives of community partners.
Squads are passionate groups of volunteers who mobilize abroad to create positive change. Each Squad type has a skill-based focus area that support the education, health and economic development objectives of community partners. Faculty choose their dates, duration (typically 1-2 weeks), and their site location from one of our six program countries.
Squads Abroad is a 501c3 non-profit organization under our parent company Global Brigades, a Platinum Level Guidestar member for Financial Transparency. Since 2004, our organization has collectively mobilized more than 70,000 international volunteers to help resolve global health and economic disparities around the world.