Applications for TTC 2017-2018 full-time positions have now closed.  We continue to accept applications for the year-round TTC Short-Term Volunteer Program, as well as the volunteer program for Thai students at American universities, on a rolling basis.

* Occasional domestic travel will take place throughout the year for Teachers to attend retreats, touch-bases, and other TTC events at our Lampang province headquarters.

October 2016

December 2016

December 31, 2016

Begin accepting applications

Interviews begin for early applicants

Fall-cycle application deadline

January 2017


Interviews continue

Notification of acceptance to program begins

May 15, 2017

Spring-cycle application deadline (priority given to applications submitted earlier)

March 2017

Interviews continue

Rolling notification of acceptance to program

March-May, 2017

Incoming TTC 2017 Volunteers beginning preparing for Thailand (language, culture, and program guidelines) via the Teach Thailand Corps Handbook and Language Book

  May 21, 2017

  May 22-26, 2017

  May 27, 2017

  May 28, 2017

TTC 2017 Volunteers Arrive in Lampang, Thailand (teachers from both Fall and Winter application cycles arrive together)

Language and culture orientation and teacher training

Excursion to National Elephant Conservation Center.  Farewell dinner
Depart for schools, accompanied by school representatives

May 29, 2017

July 16-17, 2017

Begin teaching (teachers from both Fall and Winter application cycles begin teaching in June)

TTC Volunteers' midterm meeting and reunion

October 2017

Mid-year break (2-3 weeks, depending on school)

November 2017

Beginning of second semester

March 11-12, 2017

March 31, 2017

TTC year-end meeting and community development project

End of academic year