Author Archive For: Guest Blogger

A Striking Dilemma: How ACIS Helped Keep My Trip on Track

Anthony D’Amico teaches English at Floral Park High School in Floral Park, NY, and has been leading student tours for the past 10 years. On his most recent trip to ...

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5 Facts You May Not Know About Neuschwanstein Castle

Susan Braun taught public school in Indiana for eight years before taking a break to raise her own children. She has taught studies about King Ludwig to students, both during the ...

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5 Incredible Places in Peru Besides Machu Picchu

5 Incredible Places in Peru Besides Machu Picchu

This post was contributed by Caroline Braun, a student at Indiana University who studied abroad in Peru Do a Google Images search for ‘Peru’ and you’ll get a whole lot ...

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5 Things You Didn't Know About Nice

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Nice

Or maybe you did! Points for you! Anyways, this one goes out to all my fellow history nerds and adventurers who want to learn some stuff about the nice lil’ ...

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25 Interesting Facts About Spanish Culture [Infographic]

25 Interesting Facts About Spanish Culture [Infographic]

This guest post and infographic was contributed by Natalie Hagen from TakeLessons.com: From the architecture to the food to the music, Spain is an amazing country. Each city has its own ...

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Educational Tour to Montreal and Quebec City Summer 2017 - Trip Review

Educational Tour to Montréal and Québec City Summer 2017 – Trip Review

This guest post was contributed by Anna Cauley, a French and Spanish Teacher from Georgia. She recently led a group of her students to Montréal and Québec City. She wrote this ...

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ecuador global conference review

Ecuador 2017: Global Conference Review

This guest post was written by ACIS International Program Consultant, Jeannie Page, upon her return from our Global Teacher Conference in Ecuador earlier this month: I recently had the great ...

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“Mad” King Ludwig

“Mad” King Ludwig

Susan Braun taught public school in Indiana for eight years before taking a break to raise her own children. She has taught studies about King Ludwig to students, both during ...

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Student Essay Who lives sees much. Who travels sees more.

Student Essay: “Who lives sees much. Who travels sees more.”

Ryan Waltz is a student at Virginia Tech University. She wrote the following essay reflecting on her experience traveling to Spain with ACIS in 2013 and how it has shaped ...

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Teacher Spotlight Lucy Bartholomee Arlington Texas on Service Learning in Italy

Teacher Spotlight: Lucy Bartholomee – Arlington, Texas on Service Learning in Italy

Lucy Bartholomee is an art teacher at Northstar School in Arlington, Texas and a doctoral candidate at the University of North Texas. She led her first tour with ACIS in ...

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