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Educational Trips: Past and Future

Educational Trips: Past and Future Featured image, above: Snorkeling on the USP Key Largo trip 2017 has been quite a year for PA Leadership’s University Scholars Program, with students in grades 6-12 accomplishing so much both academically and personally. We recently took some time to reflect on what an amazing year it has been for […]

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Two Great Tools for Taking Students on Virtual 3D Field Trips

February 18, 2017One of the important ways teachers can use technology in their classrooms (as featured in 10 important was to integrate technology in class poster) is to leverage the potential of virtual reality for educational purposes. There are several web tools and mobile apps teachers can use to take students on virtual trips to […]

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Calls for new law for educational trips in Wales following death of Glyn Summers

A Plaid AM will find out today if he can propose a bill to tighten rules on educational trips, after a college student from Hengoed died in Barcelona. 17-year-old Glyn Summers died after falling from a hotel balcony whilst away with other students from Ystrad Mynach College in 2011. Steffan Lewis AM wants to introduce […]

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A New Great Tool from Google For Virtual Field Trips

November 18, 2016A few days go Google introduced Google Earth VR , a new service that allows users to virtually explore the world from different perspectives and right from the comforts of their own place. You can walk, fly or stroll through amazing places and experience incredible sights from standing at the top of the […]

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Terrorist Attacks In France Suspend UK Schools' Educational Trips

The Foreign Office has advised British schools planning to visit France to cancel the trips until after Nov. 22. The Foreign Office has further confirmed that its guidance was in line with the French education ministry that has ruled a state of emergency in France. (Photo : Frederic T Stevens | Getty Images News) Paris […]

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