Ideas for planning educational travel

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This category contains inspirational posts with trip ideas for student group travel.

5 safety tips for every student group

A tour company’s rapport with student groups speaks to its top: student safety. Green Light Group Tours...

Discovery awaits at Science Museum of Minnesota

Science Museum of Minnesota - Kellogg Plaza, Saint Paul, Minn. Photo: Science Museum of Minnesota
The Science Museum of Minnesota in downtown Saint Paul, Minnesota, brings science, technology, engineering, math and social studies concepts to life.

5 Stops: Seattle, Washington

Seattle Public Market Sign
Student groups visiting the Emerald City experience fun-filled days while learning at the same time.

Salem Witch Museum relates events of 1692 to modern-day

Salem Witch Museum exterior
The Salem Witch Museum, housed in a renovated historic church building in downtown Salem, follows the history of witches, witchcraft and witch hunts through the ages.

5 Stops: Boston, Massachusetts

Boston Public Garden in fall
Student groups visiting Boston will easily learn why the city is nicknamed the Cradle of Liberty. As one of the oldest cities in the United States, it makes the perfect classroom.

Reach new heights at One World Observatory

One World Observatory view
A student trip to Lower Manhattan is elevated, literally, with a stop at One World Observatory, which is positioned on top of the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere: One World Trade Center.

5 Stops: Georgia’s Footsteps of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Trail

Centennial Olympic Park in Atlanta, Georgia
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. left an impactful mark not only in Georgia, but all across the world. Today, students can learn...

Love to learn: Albuquerque, New Mexico

Hot air balloons, Albuquerque, N.M.
ART Several tours are offered to students at Indian Pueblo Cultural Center, which explores New Mexico’s landscape, legacy and the...

John Deere Pavilion aims to inspire innovators

Student group at John Deere Pavilion, Moline, Ill. Credit: John Deere & Company
Each year, hundreds of school groups visit the John Deere Pavilion in downtown Moline, Illinois. Through a series of state-of-the-art exhibits, students...

5 Stops: Cleveland, Ohio

Cleveland, Ohio Credit: Aerial Agents
For one-of-a-kind experiences, like a day at the world’s only Rock & Roll Hall of Fame or a sightseeing tour of Lake...