To ensure the safety of students during off-campus activities, the House of Representatives is now finalizing a proposal that will regulate school field trips
The Commission on Higher Education (CHEd) has lifted the ban on field trips
for college students after imposing more stringent rules to ensure their safety.
The nonprofit organization's goal for Giving Tuesday is to raise $6,500 which will sponsor 260 students to participate in the spring educational field trips
Dacia Jones, District Science Specialist at Durham Public Schools in Durham, NC, has been using virtual field trips
in her classroom for 20 years.
A VIRTUAL reality specialist has been awarded nearly PS230,000 to develop a product which helps prepare and educate pupils for field trips
and field observations are a fundamental part of some college-level biological, geoscience, and environmental science courses (Lei, 2010).
Many libraries are taking teens on fantastic field trips
that build upon programming at the library.
Luckily, this story had a happy ending, but near-disasters such as this one have inspired us to share a few things that we have learned about managing field trips
With Connected Classrooms, a free service launched in 2013 by Google+, teachers and students can go on free, virtual field trips
to dozens of locations around the world.
The US Airways Field Trip
FUNd absorbs ground transportation costs for educational field trips
, providing schools the opportunity to enrich and extend classroom studies.
While field trips
are often employed in primary and even second level education as a pedagogical tool, aimed at exposing students to real life experiences, such activities are not as popular at third level (Falk and Balling, 1982; Muse, Chiarelott and Davidman, 1982; Anderson and Zhang, 2003).
Out of the classroom and into the world; learning from field trips
, educating from experience, and unlocking the potential of our students and teachers.