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

10 Ways to Celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week

May 4th-11th marks Teacher Appreciation Week, and while you may see a shortage of Red Delicious apples in the produce section, there are plenty of other creative ways to acknowledge the ...

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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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Student Ambassador Spotlight: Garrett N.

Student Ambassador Garrett N. from Rochester, NY, recently returned from his school’s “Kingdom by the Sea” tour of the British Isles. Lead by his teacher Lynne Brooks, the ACIS trip ...

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Teacher Training Recap: Leadership in the DR

Ann Rento works in admissions at a private school in Albany, New York. Over MLK Day Weekend 2018, Ann attended ACIS’ Youth Leadership Training Workshop in the Dominican Republic. We ...

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Teacher Spotlight Anthony Warzecha – Texas

Teacher Spotlight: Anthony Warzecha – Texas

Anthony Warzecha is a Social Studies Teacher from Texas. His first educational travel experience was in 2014 when he led a group of students to Greece and Italy. His second ...

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Teacher Spotlight Anthony D - New York

Teacher Spotlight: Anthony D’Amico – New York

Anthony D’Amico teaches English at Floral Park High School in Floral Park, NY. He’s been leading student tours for the past 10 years and is a big believer in the ...

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Teacher Spotlight Rachel S - Indiana

Teacher Spotlight: Rachel S – Indiana

Rachel S is a social studies teacher in Indiana, and an ACIS Group Leader. As a high school student, she went on an educational tour with ACIS, and it changed ...

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Teacher Spotlight Mary Claire Kasunic YWL

Teacher Spotlight: Mary Claire Kasunic – Pittsburgh, PA on Young Women’s Leadership in Italy

Mary Claire Kasunic is the president of Oakland Catholic High School in Pittsburgh, PA. She joined the faculty of Oakland Catholic in 1992 as a French teacher and took her first group of ...

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teacher spotlight michael conn

Teacher Spotlight: Michael Conn – Milton, PA

Michael Conn is a social studies teacher at Milton Area High School in Milton, Pennsylvania. He’s been traveling with students since 1975 and is passionate about the power of instilling ...

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Teacher Spotlight Bob Chaney - Murrysville Pennsylvania

Teacher Spotlight: Bob Chaney – Murrysville, Pennsylvania

Bob Cheney is a retired German teacher from Murrysville, Pennsylvania. During his teaching career, he led multiple trips to Europe in an effort to expose his students to the target language ...

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