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.
Science Fun Facts: July 26 – August 1
Did you know? Rainbows appear when raindrops (similar to a prism) reflect sunlight, breaking white sunlight into colors. The angle for each color of a rainbow is different, because the colors slow down at different speeds when they enter the raindrop Rainbows are more common in the mornings and evenings. To form a rainbow, sunlight […]
History Fun Facts: July 26 – August 1
This Week in History… July 26, 1775: The U.S. postal system is established by the Second Continental Congress, with Benjamin Franklin as its first postmaster general. Today, the United States has over 40,000 post offices and the postal service delivers 212 billion pieces of mail each year. July 26, 1908: The Federal Bureau of Investigation […]