🌟 Get ready for a wild ride with Expeditions in Education in 2024! 🎢 We're excited to reveal our incredible work adventures that will make this year absolutely unforgettable. Without further ado, let's begin our adventure!! 🚀😄
🌸 Winter and Spring Escapades: Crossing America 🌸
Our season is off to an exhilarating start with 7 more Crossing America events in schools. We're hitting the road to explore fantastic destinations like the picturesque landscapes of North Carolina (twice!), the Lone Star State of Texas (twice!), the heartland of Oklahoma, the sun-soaked shores of California, and the breathtaking beauty of Oregon. Each stop promises a unique adventure, and we can't wait to take you along!
🔥 Ignite Your Passion: "Don't Lose Your Fire" Retreats 🔥
But it's not just about road trips; we're also igniting the flames of your adventurous spirit with our "Don't Lose Your Fire" retreats. These retreats are all about reconnecting with your inner explorer, and we'll be doing just that at the historic San Juan National Historical Site, the scenic Delaware Water Gap, and the inspiring Jimmy Carter National Historic Park. Get ready to rediscover your love for adventure and learning in these incredible settings. These events are open to all STEAM in the PARK alumni. (All spots are filled for these events)
🎥 Virtual Expeditions: LiveStreams 🎥
Join us for an exciting lineup of virtual adventures in February, March, and April! We're bringing the beauty and wonder of national parks straight to your screen with our LiveStreams. In February, Voyageurs National Park invites you to experience the magic of winter on the lake with ice fishing and breathtaking views of the dark skies. It's an opportunity to witness the serene beauty of this park like never before. March takes us to Olympic National Park, where we'll be exploring the fascinating tide pools at Ruby Beach. Dive into the world of marine life and coastal wonders as we venture into the heart of this unique park. April brings an astronomical treat as we go LiveStream all day during the Solar Eclipse at Cuyahoga Valley National Park. Watch as the skies put on a celestial show, right from the comfort of your classroom.
🌳 The Pullman Express: Experience the Parks 🚂
We are thrilled to announce that we will be continuing our amazing partnership with Pullman National Historical Park in March. Join us as we bring the magic of history to life in 5 schools, with an exciting LiveStream event, and an unforgettable Educator Experience. 🎉 Our team absolutely loves collaborating with the incredible staff at Pullman. 🤝 Together, we are making a difference in education and inspiring young minds. But that's not all… We're already on the lookout for another exceptional park to join forces with in 2023-2024! 🌟
🌞 A Summer of Learning and Fun: STEAM in the PARK Camps 🌞
Our summer is jam-packed with 12 STEAM in the PARK camps. These hands-on experiences will take place in stunning locations like New River, Grand Teton, Assateague Island, Mount Rainier, Redwood, Acadia (twice!), Bryce Canyon, Voyageurs, Rocky Mountain, Mammoth Cave, and the iconic National Mall. It's the perfect blend of education and adventure that'll leave you thirsty for knowledge and exploration. Applications are open NOW.
🍂 Fall Adventures: More Crossing America Events 🍂
As the leaves change colors, our adventures continue. In the fall, we're hitting schools for 7 more Crossing America Events, bringing the spirit of exploration right to students in Florida, Utah, Colorado, Minnesota, and Idaho. It's a fantastic fusion of learning and adventure that's sure to be a blast for all involved!
🏞️ New Horizons: Grand Canyon and Glacier Bay LiveStreams 🏞️
But hold on to your hats because there's more! We're crossing our fingers for some thrilling new LiveStreams at the awe-inspiring Grand Canyon and the pristine beauty of Glacier Bay. Keep your eyes peeled for updates on these exciting virtual adventures!
🌊 Coming Soon: The Great Lakes Odyssey 🌊
Get ready for something big – "The Great Lakes Odyssey." This 14-day tour of parks in the Great Lakes area is in the works and promises to be an unforgettable journey. We can't wait to reveal more details soon, so stay tuned and prepare to explore the stunning landscapes and rich history of this magnificent region.
🔥 Stay Tuned: "Don't Lose Your Fire" Retreats 🔥
Last but certainly not least, we've got two brand-new "Don't Lose Your Fire" retreats on the horizon. We're keeping the locations under wraps for now, but trust us, they're going to be inspiring.
As we embark on this incredible year of adventures, we want to express our heartfelt gratitude to all of you. You're an integral part of our expeditions, and we're genuinely thrilled to have you here. So, here's to a busy and thrilling 2024 with Expeditions in Education. Let's make memories that will last a lifetime! 🌟🌎🚀 #ExpeditionsInEducation #AdventureAwaits #LearningJourney #2024Adventures #StayTuned