Educational Travel Stories

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Educational Travel Stories

12 reasons why travel is the best education

Embarking on a journey is more than just visiting new places; it’s an unparalleled form of education that extends beyond the confines of a classroom. From experiencing different cultures to navigating unfamiliar terrains, travel enriches the mind, broadens perspectives, and fosters personal growth in ways traditional education cannot. In this article, we delve into 12…

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Save with the NT Learning Adventures funding program

The Northern Territory is a region teeming with extraordinary landscapes, rich Aboriginal culture, and diverse wildlife. It offers a unique experience for students, providing remarkable opportunities to explore the untamed beauty of the Outback and gain a deeper understanding of the country’s diverse heritage. Students engage in an array of inspiring and educational experiences, many…

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Government-led financial rebates for educational tours

With several government-led schemes available to support practical learning outside the classroom in Canberra, the Northern Territory and Queensland, now is a great time to consider an educational tour for your students. At WorldStrides, we create education-packed programs aligned with the Australian Curriculum while ticking the boxes required to receive these financial rebates. See below…

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2024 Australian School Term & Holiday Dates

Get ready to map out your adventures and plan for enriching educational journeys in 2024! We’ve compiled this comprehensive list of the 2024 school term and holiday dates in Australia, ensuring you’re all set to blend learning with unforgettable experiences. VICTORIA Term Dates Holiday Dates Term 1 30 January – 28 March 29 March –…

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Why choose a WorldStrides international learning adventure?

WorldStrides international school programs offer a unique and enriching experience for students to broaden their horizons, foster cultural understanding, and gain practical knowledge beyond the confines of their classrooms. Our programs offer students the opportunities to explore different countries, immerse in diverse cultures and witness firsthand the wonders of the world. We want everyone to…

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10 Best Travel Apps for Australian and International Trips

Let’s be honest—travelling is fun but the process of planning for a trip can be stressful. From finding the best activities to figuring out where to catch a bus, the process is a journey in and of itself. Luckily, there are smartphone apps that can help take the stress out of your trip so that…

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Choose Asia or New Zealand for your 2023 school tour

International travel is well and truly back! Teachers are keen to get their students out of the classroom to experience the world and the educational and personal benefits that come from exploring a new destination, culture and environment. If you’re like other teachers across Australia and interested in getting an international tour off the ground…

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Northern Territory School Excursion Program Grant Increase

A place of wonder and whimsy, the Northern Territory offers an array of inspiring and educational experiences for students to engage in, many of which are built around strong links with the Australian Curriculum including Humanities and Social Science, Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Histories and Culture, Science and Sustainability. With the excellent news that…

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Helpful packing tips for your next school trip

A crucial part of the preparation for any school trip is packing. Before you embark on your adventure, you want to be sure you’ve got everything you need, while at the same time only what you need. Packing can be deconstructed as an exact science and the best way to approach it is methodical. You need…

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The Future of Experiential Travel: How Parents Can Help Their Children Become Citizens of The World

We are excited to share an article written by Worth featuring our very own CEO Bob Gogel! Worth conducted a Q&A with Bob to discuss WorldStrides’ mission, adjusting to a new normal, and the growing importance of experiential travel. Bob told Worth that he’s noticed this year an increased desire to step out from behind the computer screen…

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