Category Archives: For Teachers

Black History Tours for Student Groups

Many student groups request educational tours with a specific focus on black history. For years we have been sending groups on these exciting tours, filled with locations from pivotal moments in black history and rich with the stories of its most prominent players. These tours include schools, churches, birthplaces, museums, and national historic sites devoted…
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Student Safety Tips from SYTA: Bullying During Travel

Bullying on a Class Trip: What to Do? OCTOBER 11, 2018 Written by Sarah Suydam, Staff Writer for eSYTA. [sm_hr] It is an unfortunate situation to have to discuss or prepare for, but sometimes it is inevitable: bullying during a class trip.    When a student, or students, are being treated unfairly during what is…
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Tybee Island Student Trips

Of course, you’ve heard of Savannah, Georgia, but how about its lesser-known barrier island counterpart, Tybee Island? This small city holds popular beaches, piers and pavilions, historic forts and batteries, and one of the most well-known lighthouses in the United States. A visit to Tybee Island will allow your group to enjoy seaside bliss, educational…
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The Legacy of The Smithsonian Institute

The Smithsonian Institute is the world’s largest museum and research complex, with 19 museums and over 137 million objects in its possession, plus an additional 9 research centers. The institute also has ties with 171 more museums in 41 states, Panama, and Puerto Rico. Talk about a seriously impressive legacy! [caption id="attachment_29963" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Smithsonian…
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Student Safety Tips from SYTA: A Lost Student

How to Prevent a Lost Student Situation NOVEMBER 21, 2018 Written by Michael Bowers, Student Travel Safety Consultant, Center for Student Travel Safety.[hr] Adventure Student Travel is proud to work with SYTA, the Voice of Student and Youth Travel, and we are both always looking for ways to ensure student safety while traveling.   Recently Michael Bowers,…
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10 Most Important Travel Trends for 2020

Take a look, plan ahead, and book now! *Check out the 9 Most Important Travel Trends for 2019 here. Luxury Train Travel While it may seem to be a thing of the past, luxury train travel is back and it is as luxurious as ever! With many trains being restored to their former glory as…
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4 Student Music Festivals you Can’t Miss in 2019

2019 is shaping up to be an unforgettable one as far as student performance opportunities and experiences go, and we're ready to get your group signed up, booked, and ready to go! Adventure Student Travel is working with SOUND Education Programs to bring you the best of the best in music festivals this upcoming year,…
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Friday Feature with Michelle: 4-Day DC Trip

Come along with AST on a 4-Day Educational Trip to Washington DC. It's a trip your group will never forget! What better way to know if you want to take a trip than by seeing the attractions visually? Sure, our sample itinerary descriptions are really great, but sometimes you just need to see what we're…
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Best Destinations for 6th Grade Field Trips

6th Grade is a seriously pivotal time in your student's educational lifetime. This is the period in which they have so much energy and interest to learn that it's best to jump on it while you can and show them unbelievably fascinating things about our world. That's why we think field trips are so crucial…
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