The world is more interconnected than ever, making it essential for students to develop critical 21st-century skills and a deeper knowledge of the world around them. Educational travel is one of the most effective ways to help students become global citizens. Culturally immersive experiences paired with hands-on learning help provide a path to global citizenship.

Education around the world

The February issue of Edutopia magazine is out. It’s especially worthwhile because the theme is global education. The cover story,… Read more

The Other Side Of The World

It’s nearly every American kid’s belief that China is on the exact opposite side of the world. That’s what we… Read more

2 Million Minutes

Two million minutes … that’s how long four years is, that’s how long high school lasts, that’s how long high… Read more

Free World Heritage map

Want a free educational world map? Check out the 2007-08 World Heritage map, which is now available at the UNESCO… Read more

FreeRice update

We’ve gotten a lot of interest about the FreeRice website we wrote about Monday. The site donates grains of rice… Read more

Words for World Hunger

If you’re looking for an addictive online word game (and a way to contribute to a global cause), check out… Read more

Don’t cross UNESCO

UNESCO has been recognizing World Heritage Sites since 1978. The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization’s impressive list of… Read more

Happy Geography Awareness

Schools are closed today in recognition of Veterans Day, which was yesterday. But that wasn’t the only noteworthy holiday yesterday…. Read more