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

Why Next Generation Travel

Next Generation Travel: what’s it all about? Webster’s dictionary has no definition (yet), but you can think of it as a trip that goes above and beyond the typical tour, ...

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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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5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Choosing a Travel Company

Imagine you’re at a car dealership. Your vehicle is on its last wheels, and the time has come to invest in a new one. You walk around the showroom floor ...

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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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A California Teacher's Guide to Making Student Travel Inclusive at Your School

A California Teacher’s Guide to Making Student Travel Inclusive at Your School

Linda Carpenter has been an associate professor of English, Speech & the Humanities for Coastline College for the past 38 years. She recently retired from Edison High School where she ...

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Educational Travel Services: Why Tour Managers Make All the Difference

Educational Travel Services: Why Tour Managers Make All the Difference

When most first-time group leaders contemplate taking their students abroad, they can be a little wary about taking on so much responsibility: being responsible for a group of teenage kids ...

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Educational Travel Services Why Hotel Location is Everything

Educational Travel Services: Why Hotel Location is Everything

As we mentioned in our previous post about 5 Things to Consider When Evaluating Educational Travel Service Providers, staying in a hotel that’s centrally located in the heart of town ...

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Evaluating Educational Travel Services 5 Things to Consider

Evaluating Educational Travel Services: 5 Things to Consider

When evaluating educational travel services, there any many factors to consider when choosing with whom to travel and ultimately who to trust. While certain factors like price and reputation are ...

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zika virus: what you need to know before you travel

Zika Virus: What You Need to Know Before You Travel

For anyone who has considered traveling to Central or South America recently, they’ve also certainly considered the risk of contracting the Zika Virus. We’ve heard from many of our group ...

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