WorldStrides, the first educational travel organization accredited as a school, helps more than 270,000 students and 10,000 teachers each year experience learning beyond the classroom.
Science Fun Facts January 25 – 31
Did you know? The first computers were people! Mechanical and electronic computers were so named because they did the same work as people with the job title “computer.” Charles Babbage, an English mechanical engineer and polymath, originated the concept of a programmable computer. Considered the “father of the computer,” he conceptualized and invented the first […]
History Fun Facts January 25 – 31
This Week in History… January 25, 1961: President John F. Kennedy holds the first live televised news conference. Kennedy’s photogenic looks and charm made him the perfect person to harness the rise of television for political purposes. In fact, many believe that his victory over Richard Nixon during their televised debates was largely to do […]