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School Travel Advice: Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Latest advice and updates on how COVID-19 may affect your upcoming trip.

Tuesday, 17th March 2020

Destination Specialist

These two topics are guaranteed to engage even the most distracted classes…

We are sharing our free resources that accompany the two most engaging topics, as suggested by in the Geography Teacher Zone…

Friday, 13th March 2020

Katherine Woollett

International Women’s Day 2020

The theme for IWD2020 is #EachForEqual with the focus that an equal world is an enabled world, and with gender equality throughout all walks of life being the aim.

Friday, 6th March 2020

Jo Coles

Classroom ideas for GIS Mallorca…

How to use GIS Mallorca in the classroom...

Wednesday, 26th February 2020

Destination Specialist

An experts’ guide to getting school trip numbers!

Our colleague Richard from the Es Pla Education Centre has shared his expertise on what to do if your trip numbers aren’t what you hoped they would be.

Wednesday, 26th February 2020

Destination Specialist

Is Iceland on the brink of another volcanic eruption?

You may have spotted on the news various reports from Iceland regarding potential magma accumulation and an associated risk of volcanic activity.

Wednesday, 29th January 2020

Jo Coles

Plotting Plastic Pollution

Kids Against Plastic have worked with Esri to develop a GIS data logging app and online analysis dashboard designed to encourage students, young people, families… anyone… to get involved in the collection of data that will help map-out plastic pollution, particular single-use plastic.

Tuesday, 28th January 2020

Amy and Ella from Kids Against Plastic

The Earthshot Prize

The Earthshot Prize is a new award that was applauded by Sir David Attenborough as the ‘most prestigious environmental prize in history’, in the hopes of inspiring and encouraging innovative new solutions to tackling the challenges of a changing climate.

Wednesday, 15th January 2020

Jo Coles

Our 2020 Resolutions

These pledges are here to stay as they are all a part of our goal to become the most responsible school travel provider we can be!

Thursday, 9th January 2020

Destination Specialist

How to become a ‘Plastic Clever’ School

Help us reach our goal of 100 new Plastic Clever Schools in 2020!

Thursday, 9th January 2020

Destination Specialist

Top 5 Responsible School Trip Destinations

Get inspired with these 5 itineraries designed to engage your students with environmental issues in some of our favourite destinations.

Monday, 6th January 2020

Destination Specialist

#1 Ultimate Ecotourism in Costa Rica

Costa Rica is home to 22 national parks that cover 26% of the land, protected beaches, 5% of the world’s biodiversity and produces 99% of its energy from renewable sources.

Monday, 6th January 2020

Destination Specialist

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