Learn, Inspire, Travel, Repeat – The ACIS Tours Travel Blog

The Multi-Ethnic History of the English Language

One of the great pleasures (and occasional challenges) of traveling to a foreign country is encountering languages other than English and marveling at how different, how strange, and how utterly ...

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Sligo, Ireland – Destination Spotlight

Arriving in Dublin on a Saturday night can be a fun experience under any circumstance, but renting a car and driving into town after the final of the All-Ireland Gaelic ...

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Tour Manager Spotlight: Cristina Hurduiala – Romania

Get to know our tour managers, well-traveled and fascinating individuals who make your ACIS educational tour truly unique and unforgettable. Today we’re happy to introduce you to Cristina Hurduiala. Hi ...

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Spanish Language Resources: 10 More Spanish Language Musicians Your Students Will Love

In June, we published our first edition of 10 Spanish Language Musicians Your Students Will Love. We sought to shine a spotlight on some musicians that will engage and entertain ...

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ACIS Global Conferences: A Truly Rewarding Experience [VIDEO]

    At ACIS, we love to reward teachers for all of their hard work. We believe teachers are some of the most vital yet underappreciated members of our society, ...

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20 products to sell at your next fundraiser

20 Products to Sell For Your Next Fundraiser

Every educational travel program could always benefit from fundraising. Traveling internationally can be an expensive proposition, and reducing the burden on families by raising money goes a very long way. ...

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Second Language Acquisition by the Numbers [Infographic]

Learning a second (or third) language can be life-changing. Gaining access to foreign cultures on a deeper level and conversing with people in their native tongue is a unique experience ...

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The Top 10 Questions (and Answers) Parents Ask Before an ACIS Trip

In the 38 years we’ve been operating international tours, we’ve fielded a lot of questions from parents. Before they trust you to take their children overseas, they want to feel ...

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5 Things to Look for in a Service Learning Project for Your Students

Margaret Mead once said, “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful dedicated citizens can change the world; indeed it’s the only thing that ever has.” That philosophy underlies ACIS’ ...

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The 2016 Service Learning Video Contest Winner

    Every year, students travel all over the world on ACIS service learning trips. This summer, we held a contest offering each group undertaking a service learning itinerary the ...

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