World Schooling, Family Travel and Adventure with Jody Danchuk

This week on the podcast I’m so pleased to be joined by local teacher, world traveler and incredible mom, Jody Danchuk. Way back when my husband and I backpacked Southeast Asia in 2014, I vividly remember this Australian family that we kept running into as we travelled throughout Vietnam (most travellers go a similar route). They were there with their 10 and 12 year old kids and I thought what an incredible gift and adventure it was to take kids that were old enough to remember it, but young enough that they weren’t in the challenging teen years.

A friend introduced me to Jody, who did just that. The Danchuk family travelled around the world for 7 months, teaching their kids on the road and capturing their experiences on their blog, The Dantreks, and their Instagram account.

Jody Danchuk

I was so pleased to chat with Jody about exactly how they did this, from destination planning to budgeting, schooling on the road and the transition home. If traveling with your family is something that you’re interested in, this episode is for you!

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This podcast is a proud member of the Alberta Podcast Network, powered by ATB. Check out the Let’s Do Coffee Podcast to learn about young entrepreneurs at NAIT. For the creatives, check out the Creative Block podcast, particularly their interview with Ernest Barbaric.

Jody Danchuk

For those curious what the Campus Calgary / Open Minds journalling process looks like, Jody kindly shared some photos from her daughter’s journals:

Jody Danchuk

Books that Jody loves:

The German Girl

The Nightingale

All The Light We Cannot See

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