Author Archive For: Marc Amigone

As The World Turns with Peter Jones - Episode 5 ACIS Tour Manager Peter Ede

As The World Turns with Peter Jones – Episode 5: ACIS Tour Manager Peter Ede [VIDEO]

In December of 2016, before our annual meeting of the ACIS Tour Managers, we recorded a series of interviews with a handful of tour managers in our London office. The ...

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2017 Teacher Appreciation Week Contest Winners

Announcing the Winners of our 2017 Teacher Appreciation Week Contest!

Year after year, Teacher appreciation week never fails to amaze all of us at ACIS. Whenever we ask our community of student travelers to nominate the teachers in their life ...

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AP German Lesson Plan on King Ludwig II

Monarchs Who Shaped History – King Ludwig II of Bavaria [6 LESSON PLANS]

When delving into the history of a time or place, certain influential figures are unavoidable. That’s why we’re excited to launch our latest series of lesson plans focused on Monarchs ...

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teacher spotlight gail gillis

Teacher Spotlight: Gail Gillis – Gig Harbor, Washington

Gail Gillis is a Spanish Teacher from Gig Harbor, Washington, and an ACIS Group Leader. She led a group of students on an educational tour to Spain this spring where ...

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teacher appreciation week 2017

The ACIS Teacher Appreciation Week 2017 Contest!

    At ACIS, every week is Teacher Appreciation Week, but this week, the rest of the country is joining us in letting the teachers of the world know just ...

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Educational Tours to the Dominican Republic

Teacher Spotlight: Jonathan Kaptcianos – Greenwich, Connecticut on Youth Leadership in the Dominican Republic

Jonathan Kaptcianos is a math teacher at Brunswick School in Greenwich, Connecticut. He recently returned from a trip to the Dominican Republic with his students that was designed around developing leadership skills ...

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As The World Turns with Peter Jones - Episode 4 ACIS Tour Manager Lou Salaun

As The World Turns with Peter Jones – Episode 4: ACIS Tour Manager Lou Salaun [VIDEO]

In December of 2016, before our annual meeting of the ACIS Tour Managers, we recorded a series of interviews with a handful of tour managers in our London office. The ...

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Student Traveler Spotlight Elizabeth Grady

Student Traveler Spotlight: Elizabeth Grady

This spring, Elizabeth Grady is graduating from the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill with a degree in Journalism and Political Science. For the past year, she has served as ...

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art virtual tourism lesson plans

Virtual Tourism – Online Tour of The Musée d’Orsay and Study of Impressionism [6 LESSON PLANS]

When it comes to learning about the art of a given movement, time or place, there’s nothing quite like visiting one of the world’s best museums to immerse students in ...

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Student Ambassador Interview - Grace Scallion

Student Spotlight: Grace Scallion, ACIS Student Ambassador

Grace Scallion is a student at South Side High School in Fort Smith, Arkansas. When her French teacher opened the application process to become the ACIS Student Ambassador for their ...

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