Come Discover Classroom Earth!

Special Programs

Hear the World — Individual-enrollment programs designed for students with various hearing abilities
Leading the Way — Individual-enrollment programs open to students of all abilities.


  • Destinations for Girl Scouts of all abilities.

  • Learning Afar for diverse students throughout the U.S.

Special Events

Dinner in the Dark — YPO-WPO Member Opportunity
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2011-12 Program Catalog

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Donate Now — Support our life-changing educational travel programs.
Safety — Our participants (and their parents) entrust their lives to our care and we take that travel responsibility seriously. We take a preventative approach towards safety.
The GEx Difference — Learn more about the most comprehensive educational travel program available -- Global Explorers!
Responsible Tourism — Global Explorers and its participants practice active and responsible tourism.

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Why choose Global Explorers?

Global Explorers offers educational small group travel for educators and students at the middle school, high school and college levels. This is no ordinary student travel experience. This is life-changing. This is nonprofit, educational travel. We get wet and muddy as we explore the cultures and natural wonders of our destinations. We experience the joy, spontaneity and inspiration of travel. And we return poised to make this world a better place. learn more

OK, so where do I begin?

  • STEP 1

    Contact us! We want to help you travel no matter who you are or how you want to travel. Email or call us and we'll start to make it happen.

  • STEP 2

    Learn more! Take a look at our different destinations and programs to decide what experience is right for you.

  • STEP 3

    Get ready to Discover Classroom Earth!

IB Fellowship Award Program

The 2012 Global Explorers (GEx) IB Fellowship Award Program seeks 15 IB educators to participate in a pilot project designed to connect educational travel and the development of responsible global citizens who are active, compassionate, life-long learners who appreciate and embrace cultural differences.

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Posted by David Shurna on April 6, 2011

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