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. We believe in the power of experiential travel to enrich students’ lives. For nearly 50 years, teachers and students have participated on WorldStrides DiscoverNow! programs, creating unforgettable learning adventures. Our travel programs take students beyond classroom walls, helping to inspire them for a lifetime, increase their cultural appreciation, and develop a stronger understanding of the world around them.
History Fun Facts April 19-25
This Week in History… April 19, 1775: With “the shot heard ‘round the world,” the first battles of the American Revolution take place at Lexington and Concord, Massachusetts. The night before the battle, Paul Revere made his famous ride through the countryside to warn the colonists that British troops were on the way. Contrary to […]
Science Fun Facts April 19-25
Did you know? There are over 1,500 different species of bamboo that occur naturally on every continent except Europe and Antarctica. Bamboo is one of the fastest growing plants on the planet and there is one Japanese species that can grow almost a whole meter in one day. Despite its thickness and high-reaching growth, the […]