Students Talking About Their Trip to Cuba

Students talking about their trip to Cuba shared details of how people on the island live, as well as what they learned about the language and culture. Students from East Aurora High School concluded that Cuba was not anything like they had heard about before. They...

Teacher Takes Students to Other Countries

It’s the ultimate field trip for one high school class, since their Spanish teacher takes students to other countries, and creates experiences for conversation and culture at home too. Michelle Clarkson was awestruck when she visited Barcelona Spain.  She...

Keeping in Touch with Overseas Students

Today it is much easier for parents keeping in touch with overseas students than it was a generation ago.  In previous years, communication from overseas was difficult, save for airmail letters.  However, today, families keep in touch with Skype, Facebook, and instant...

How To Improve Your Child’s Learning Through Travel

It’s easy to assume that the often-quoted phrase ‘travel broadens the mind’ applies to adult travelers only. But the education of children, who soak up ideas, experiences and knowledge like sponges as they grow, can be greatly enhanced as a result of travel. Not only...