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.

John Adams on Europe

If the president of the United States goes on record to praise a tour destination as beautiful or amazing, I… Read more

Teaching with Twitter

There are more social-networking sites than we can name. There’s Facebook and MySpace, Flickr and LinkedIn, Pownce and Twitter. But… Read more

Monopoly goes global

It’s election season, and it’s time to cast your votes. You’ve got to weigh the candidates’ credentials carefully, you have… Read more

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