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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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Teacher Spotlight: Justin Jackley and Brittany Skillern-Jackley – Austin, Texas

Justin Jackley and Brittany Skillern-Jackley are both high school art teachers at Round Rock High School and Westwood High School in the Austin, Texas area teaching studio art, IB art, ...

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The 2016 ACIS Photo and Video Contest Winners

The time has come to announce the winners of the 2016 photo and video contest! Over the course of the last year, we received dozens of photograph and video submissions ...

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Teacher Spotlight: Kevin and Erica Wright – Bordentown, New Jersey

Kevin Wright is a world history teacher at Bordentown Regional High School in Bordentown, New Jersey. He’s been an ACIS Group Co-Leader with his wife Erica (a Physical Education teacher ...

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ACIS Acquires Visit Canada and Launches ACIS America

Since 1978, I have built this company on the premise that teachers and students deserve only the best when it comes to educational travel opportunities. Our commitment to quality and ...

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The ACIS Guide to Fundraising

The ACIS Guide to Fundraising

When it comes to educational travel, the one challenge that teachers face time and again in promoting travel opportunities to students and their families is cost. As life-changing as trips ...

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5 Myths and Misconceptions about Ancient Rome

There are few ancient civilizations that captivate our imaginations more than ancient Rome. Perhaps it’s because we can visit modern Rome and observe artifacts of the ancient culture like the ...

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Irish Stew – Recipe of the Week

This week’s recipe takes us to Ireland for a hearty, delicious, Irish Stew. Stews have been part of Irish culinary tradition for hundreds of years with purists maintaining that the ...

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VIDEO: ACIS Americas – Travel Changes Lives

  Central and South America present a myriad of opportunities for teachers looking to expose their students to all the Americas have to offer. Whether it’s exposure to Spanish-Speaking cultures, ...

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