Our collection of webinars on educational travel and other topics, with resources for teachers who love online professional development from WorldStrides’ Curriculum & Academics team and our partners and friends.



Lesson Plan - Teaching Media Literacy

Lesson plan contest potpourri finalist, Amy Ripperger shares her lesson plan Teaching Media Literacy. It is designed to teach students to know where to turn for accurate information that paints the whole picture.

Engaging in Hands On Smithsonian Activities in your Classroom

Learn about Smithsonian Libraries’ newest tool for bringing the Smithsonian into your classroom: Traveling Trunks is a lending library of curated collection boxes filled with objects, images, and music about selected topics, all accessible through innovative hands-on technology.

Bringing Native American Perspectives into the Classroom

This webinar explores the Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian's new approach to education about Native Americans.

Using Digital Museum Resources in the Classroom

We teamed up with the Smithsonian for this webinar to explore how you can use digital museum resources in the classroom.

Fostering (and Modeling) Invention in the Classroom

We partnered with the Smithsonian National Museum of American History to bring you this informative and interactive webinar about how to encourage invention in the classroom among students.

20 Quick Fixes for Behavior Management

This webinar provides you with steps to help you keep focused on your learning objectives in the classroom, reduce interference and zoom in on the education.

Lesson Plan - Plankton Races

This webinar presents a fun and easy science lesson for the classroom to reinforce the learning about a marine life food chain.

Many Roads, One Destination - Introducing Differentiation in Your Classroom

Webinar with strategies to help you with differentiation in the classroom with realistic approaches you can start to use right away.

The Importance of College Credit

This webinar will help you to better understand the importance of college credit programs for high school students and how to share that information with your classroom.

World Peace Game: Facing Real World Challenges Through Experiential Learning

Hear from two experts in experiential learning and discover how play and travel can help you be the teacher that makes a difference in the lives of your students.

Unlocking Secrets for Students at the Spy Museum

The International Spy Museum joins forces with the WorldStrides Curriculum & Academics team to debrief educators on the unique opportunities awaiting their students in the form of exhibits, workshops, and lesson planning resources. Lesson plans included!

Using USHMM Resources to Teach and Remember the Holocaust

First taped in 2014, this webinar continues to help educators navigate the powerful resources made available from the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Lesson plan included.

Ford's Theatre

In the two webinars featured here, WorldStrides partners with Ford’s Theatre to offer educators an interactive peek into the theatre’s key exhibits. First taped in 2014, they continue to offer a great resource for teachers. Find links to four lessons plans as well!