Educational institution for children in the North of Costa Rica


Educational institution for children in Costa Rica’s Northern provincial capital Alajuela. The school not only wants to teach learning content but also prepare the children for life. Model for the school is the educational system of Finland.

Location: Alajuela Costa Rica

Function / Working area

Interns develop educational projects in their own language (preferential English). The general purpose is a cultural exchange and discovery of different cultures through the intern’s presence.



Participants should be open for cultural exchange and eager to share their professional and cultural background with the children and colleagues of the school.

During the stay, two accommodation options are available: according to preference, interns can stay with a local host family or in a small apartment near the school. What’s more, interns get the chance to take Spanish lessons.

Work Areas Categories

Education / Teaching