Versailles - Versailles, France This summer, thousands of students and teachers traveled near and far on family vacations and educational trips like ours. There’s a lot to see and do when we travel, and more often than not, there’s not enough time to get it all in. So what to do? I’ll tell you – collaborate. Easier said th...
5 Things Teachers Can Do This Summer to Prepare for Fall School is out and it’s sort of a buzz* Teachers! Let me ask you – do you stop being a teacher when it’s summertime? One gift that comes from summertime is the air to think freely, creatively. No bells, no meetings, no grading, no rushing to get that unit finished or this project thing started....
WorldStrides provides educational travel domestically and throughout the world I have a message for you. Do you remember your first day of middle school? I do. I was your principal. Just kidding! Not your principal, but I was a middle school principal for several years, and trust me when I tell you this –  we principals have a special place in our hearts for […]
Like many of you, my heart broke to watch Notre Dame Cathedral burning this week. To see something that has stood so proudly, and with so much history and meaning, get eaten away so quickly is the kind of somber moment I wish we never had to see. The world watched and cried together. Those […...
LEAP Caesar's Gladiators - Italy “Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.” Students learn best when they are actively engaged with what they’re learning. That’s why WorldStrides’ high school- and middle school-level programs use the LEAP philosophy—our own unique experiential learning phil...