Become a Volunteer

As a volunteer guest lecturer, you will share aspects of traditions, youth culture or geography of your home country. These lectures will usually last between 45 minutes to one hour each and will be conducted in English during Civics, English or geography classes for Dutch high school students aged 12 to 17.  Students get the opportunity to practice their language skills and expand their knowledge of the world. Some may even be inspired study or work abroad one day!

If your native language is Spanish or French we would to match you with schools which organize volunteer conversation classes. Please scroll down to register.

Prior to your presentation, you will receive a compulsory didactic training by an educational specialist together with other internationals. During this one time training session, you will learn how to make your lesson plan interactive and suitable for a teenage audience. They are very interactive, interesting and fun.

This project is an initiative of the municipality of The Hague, PEP Den Haag, ACCESS and The Hague Bridge and works in partnership with Volunteer The Hague.



Guest lecturer: Janvier Ouko. Photo by: Henriette Guest

TWIYC is also matching volunteers for a few guest lectures at community colleges related to career or cultural identity issues.

Sign Up

Interested? Please sign up below! You can already join our LinkedIn Group called The World in your Classroom The Hague by contacting Lucie Herraiz Cunningham on LinkedIn.

Please fill out the following form. Any problem with this registration form? Please contact Lucie Cunningham at For urgent matters please call or contact me through What’s App at 0614267180. The World in Your Classroom treats your personal information shared in this form with respect and only communicates it to the specific teachers who will welcome you in their classrooms. Your personal details are saved in a computer and online environments with measures taken to remain safe. Please read more about our privacy and cookies policy here.