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Presidents Day SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: Mount Vernon

7 Tips for Preparing Chaperones for Student Trips

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: Pamplin Historical Park in Virginia - PART TWO

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: Pamplin Historical Park in Virginia - PART ONE

The Cost of School Trips & How to Explain the Value


How to Earn Teacher Support for your School-Sponsored Trip

Many D.C. Monuments and Museums Set to Reopen Tuesday, Jan. 29th

Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes that Shaped a Nation

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial

Popular School Trip Destination Makes New York Times' 52 Places to Go in 2019 List

Study Links Personal Development with Student Travel

Teacher Shares Experiences on School Trips with NationsClassroom

Traveling to D.C. During the Government Shutdown?  Here's What You Need to Know

Increased Tour Bus Parking Coming to D.C. in Spring 2019

An English Teacher's Review of Newseum's Today's Front Pages App

Our Most-Read Blog Posts from 2018

Happy New Year from NationsClassroom

Winter in Washington, D.C.:  A List of Must-Sees

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: L'Enfant Plaza Food Court

The 227th Anniversary of the Bill of Rights:  Celebrate with Classroom Resources from the National Constitution Center

New Exhibit at Jamestown Settlement Tells the Personal Stories of Real Women from Jamestown

Forbes' List of 14 Best Places to Travel in the U.S. in 2019

Our Reviews of the Top Five Washington, D.C. Attractions, reported by U.S. News & World Report

12 of our Best Hotel Guidelines for Student-Travel Groups

USA Today’s Travel Section: 3 Benefits of Educational Travel for Children

How to Plan a Student Trip to the East Coast that Lets the American Story Unfold

The History of the Thanksgiving Pardon

Treaties with Native Nations on View at the National Archives at New York City

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: National Air and Space Museum at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center

Thank-A-Vet Postcards and Other Ways to Honor Veterans Day This Year

20 Things to Know about Midterm Elections

Midterm Elections Matter: Lesson Plan for Analyzing Midterm Election Results

Museum of the Bible Celebrates One Year in D.C.

School Trip Spotlight: Ronald Reagan Building Food Court

Ghost Stories from the White House

Just Announced: 2019 will be the Smithsonian Year of Music

Read the Revolution! Suggested Book List for Students at Every Grade Level

Leave the Scary Stories for Halloween: 10 Tips to Prevent Kids from Getting Lost on a School Trip

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: Review of Top of the Rock in NYC

Book review of Historians on Hamilton: How a Blockbuster Musical is Restaging America's Past

TimeOut New York Magazine Shares Their Top 50 NYC Attractions

Trip Leaders: 4 Tips to Help Students Overcome the Fear of Flying

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: The Washington National Cathedral

Using Scholarships & Crowdfunding to Pay for Student Travel

3 Key Findings in the New US Travel Association Report

Our Review of the New Observation Deck in Washington, D.C.

TSA Introducing New 3D Airport Security Technology

Does the Bill of Rights Snore?  Find out at a Sleepover at the National Archives!


Happy National Constitution Day from NationsClassoom: Lesson Plan for Teaching the Six Big Ideas in the Constitution

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: Visiting the National 9/11 Pentagon Memorial

National Museum of African American History and Culture Waives Weekday Tickets all September

Virigina is for Learners: Educational Offerings at the American Civil War Museum

Five Benefits of a Fall School Trip

Navigating Richmond's Monument Avenue with Students: A Powerful Resource

Five Questions Parent Should Ask About a School Trip

New Exhibit Opening at the Museum of the American Revolution: Hamilton was Here!

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

How Trip Leaders and Teachers can Best Use the New White House Experience App

New Sculpture to be Unveiled at the Newseum in September

6 Easy and Creative Ways to Encourage Registration for School Trip

TimeOut New York shares its list of the Top 30 Museums in NYC

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: The Supreme Court of the United States

What does today's Google Doodle and the Newseum have in Common?

Five Nearby Day Trips to Add Onto your D.C. School Trip

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: The Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial

5 Facts Most People Don't Know about Amelia Earhart


This Day in History: The African American Civil War Memorial

Planning Ahead: Five Benefits of a School Trip in the Fall

School Trip Spotlight: Ford's Theatre and the Petersen House

Happy Independence Day from NationsClassroom!

The Nation Voted!  America's Favorite Founding Father is...

Independence Day 1776: July 2nd or July 4th?  You Decide!

America Votes: Who's Your Favorite Founding Father?  Founding Fathers Fourth-of-July-Madness Bracket Competition!

Three Simple Tips Teachers can do in Summer to Prepare for Fall

Ways Google Can Make Planning Your Trip Easier: Part Five - Using Google Forms (Sample Forms Included!)

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: 5 Things Not to Miss at the Smithsonian National Air & Space Museum

6 Ways Google Can Make Planning Easier For a School Trip Leader: Part 4 - Using Google Docs

Remember the D-Day Invasion: Lesson Plan ideas using Primary Sources from the National Archives

6 Ways Google Can Make Planning Easier For a School Trip Leader: Part 3 - The Google App and Google Calendar


Getting our Students Involved in Memorial Day

New Portrait Unveiled at National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C.

6 Ways Google Can Make Planning Easier For a School Trip Leader: #2 Google Sheets & formMule

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: Smithsonian American Art Museum and National Portrait Gallery

6 Ways Google Can Make Planning Easier For a School Trip Leader: #1 Google Sites

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: National Museum of Natural History

Thank You, Teachers!

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: Museum of the American Revolution - Philadelphia


What to Do for Students Who Don’t Go on the Class Trip

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: Gettysburg National Military Park

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: Washington Nationals Park

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: Washington National Cathedral

Empire State Building Lights Up the NYC Skyline With a New, Hourly Light Display

History, Science, and Architecture Teach Guests About 300 Years of History at Colonial Williamsburg's Everard House

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: Colonial Williamsburg

Advice for Reducing Airport Stress When Traveling with a School Group

Innovative STEM Experiences to Add to a School Trip to Washington, D.C.

5 Great Options For Experiencing the Statue of Liberty on a Class Trip to NYC

Great Weekend to Talk About Student Travel at the California League of Schools Conference

How to Hold an Effective Parent Meeting About Your School Trip

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT:  National Museum of African American History and Culture

Free Admission and Special Events at Mount Vernon in Honor of Presidents' Day

Presidents' Day Signals School Break for Some, Time to Honor Chief Executives

5 Things You’ll Love About Leading a Student Tour

2018 Scholarships and Grants to Help Pay for Student Travel

Expert Advice for Navigating Times Square on a School Trip to NYC

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT:  The NEW American Revolution Museum at Yorktown


New Rules for Coach Bus Drivers May Impact Student Group Travel

"Documents of Gettysburg" FB Live Series Begins February 7th

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial | Washington D.C.

Great TSA-Friendly Snacks For Student Groups to Take to the Airport

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: Library of Congress

Best wishes for a joyous holiday and a happy New Year!

"The People's Tree" Celebrates the Holidays and Our National Forests

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: Museum of American History

6 Creative Ways to Encourage Registration for a School Trip

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: The National 9/11 Pentagon Memorial

Veterans & Pearl Harbor Survivors to Pay Their Respects on Remembrance Day

Your Kids Can Exceed Curriculum Standards on a School Trip

Marine Corp Memorial Restoration Includes Additions of Iraq and Afghanistan Campaigns

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: The Jefferson Memorial

Winter "ONEderland" Offers Visitors a New Experience Atop NYC

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: The National Archives

Get Administration to Say YES to Your School Trip

Well Done, Nellie Bly, Who Set Out to Circle the Globe on This Day in 1889

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: The Vietnam Veterans Memorial

Memorable Observances for School Groups Visiting Washington, D.C. this Veteran's Day


Halloween or Not, an Alexandria Ghost Tour is a Unique Evening Activity for School Groups Visiting Washington, D.C.


Student Travel for Less and Four More Benefits of a School Trip in the Fall

WEBINAR: Proven Tools and Tips to Fundraise for a School Trip

Ten Ways to Gain Parent Support for a School Trip

Newseum Marks Kennedy's 100th Birthday with Photography of Jacque Lowe


Mark Twain had it right...

Gettysburg National Military Park Offers FB Live Classroom Series

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: Arlington National Cemetery

The Museum of the American Revolution Re-Creates the Occupation of 1777 in Philadelphia

National Parks are a Bountiful Treasure to Explore on Talk Like a Pirate Day

SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: The Lincoln Memorial | Washington D.C.

Free, Digital Resource from National Constitution Center is a Must-Have for Civics Teachers

3 Things "Your Kids" Learn on a School Trip that Aren't in the Textbooks

WEBINAR: The Meaning of Educational Travel for Teens: What Research Tells Us

NationsClassroom Supports Mount Vernon Repairs to East Lawn Following Mudslide

5 Amazing Experiences You Can Easily Add to a Trip to D.C.

10 Fun Evening Activities and Curricular Connections for a Class Trip to Washington, D.C.

Costumed Interpreters and Animals Beat the Heat in Colonial Williamsburg

Gettysburg National Military Park Features Photography of Artist-in-Residence

9 Ideas for Celebrating Student Birthdays While on a Class Trip

5 Teachers Explain What Made it Easier To Lead a Class Trip

Students Can Experience Boston's Revolutionary Spirit July 4th

7 Things to Know Before Traveling by Motor Coach on Your School Trip

Great Central Park Attractions for Student Groups Visiting New York City

Safety Tips For Your School Trip To Costa Rica

Space: An Out-of-Gravity Experience Opening at the Frost Museum of Science 

Smithsonian Portrait Gallery to Open Exhibit on Antebellum Portraits

5 Amazing Things to Do in Costa Rica with Students: Adrenaline & Safety Included

Lincoln Memorial Dedicated and Opened to Public 95 Years Ago

15 Great Ways For Kids to Raise Money For a School Trip

2017 National Memorial Day Parade

Must-Read Hotel Guidelines For Student Travel Groups

Teachers Believe in Positive Impact of Student Travel, Rite of Passage

Amazing Animal Encounters on a School Trip to Costa Rica

How to Plan a Student Trip That is Meaningful and Realistic

Planning Field Trip Groups that Chaperones Can Live With

The Cost of a School Trip to Costa Rica

7 Ways a Coffee Tour Teaches STEAM on a Student Trip to Costa Rica

How School Trips Support the Emotional Growth of Teens

Must-Make Reservations For Popular D.C. Sights

3 Ideas for Using Computer Science on Your Next Field Trip

Top Sights for History, STEM, and the Arts on a School Trip to Washington, D.C.

6 Ways School Trips Can Teach Gratitude

Veterans Day Offers Many Teachable Moments

10 Tips to Prevent Kids From Getting Lost on a School Trip

5 Questions Parents Should Ask About a School Trip

Important Advice for Managing Student Medications on a School Trip

5 Ways To Deal With School-Trip Anxiety

Three Movies That Will Enrich a Student Trip to Washington, D.C.

Why The Best Student Trips Depend on a Great Team Lineup

NationsClassroom Proudly Sponsored Students and Teachers Who Attended the U.S.A. Science & Engineering Festival

Now Showing: Best Educational Movies to See At Popular D.C. Attractions

7 Tips For Preparing Chaperones For Your Student Trip

How to Use Crowdfunding To Provide Meaningful Student Travel Experiences

The Price of School Trips & How to Explain the Value

How to Earn Teacher Support For Your Class Trip

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