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.

TeleSquads are the world’s first virtual experiential-learning and volunteer programs for high school student groups on an international level   

Each TeleSquad is a customized 1-9 week online course for aspiring high school students to build knowledge through skill-based volunteering, build cultural competency through virtual immersion, and deliver real impact through our local team by participating in live community and professional exchanges.

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Our team hosted informational webinars to share more about this unique program to engage your students this coming academic year through experiential learning. Each webinar provides a program overview, walk through of a sample itinerary, and discuss the collaborative impact and learning outcomes students will have with community partners. 

General TeleSquads Overview

STEM TeleSquads 

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SAMPLE Health TeleSquad Itinerary

 

Health TeleSquads may be scheduled over a 1-9 week period. Our team works with you to customize for your school or class.

During urban and rural clinic days, students have gain exposure to medical Spanish, telemedicine, and in-depth cultural context with our team of experts.

Download the full itinerary to see all sessions and complete descriptions.

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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.