2017 SCHOLARSHIPS

2017 SCHOLARSHIPS

Yay! Scholarships! Everyone get on the bus!    Expedition Education is proud to announce a scholarship opportunity for extraordinary students!   We are looking for adventurous students who are full of potential, love learning, and are natural explorers (but...
Costa Rica Science Research Experience

Costa Rica Science Research Experience

Expedition Education is thrilled to be partnering with Seeds of Change and Austin Homeschool Science League to offer a life-changing event for 16 science-oriented high schoolers. To prepare for the trip, students will receive 6 educational sessions on leaf-cutter...
We Are All Travelers

We Are All Travelers

After our Texas summer camps last year, my family traveled to New Mexico for an outdoor adventure with our own kids. I took this picture of a sign posted in our hotel room in Silver City. We had just come out of the Gila Wilderness where we hiked 13 miles round trip...
Finding Yourself at the End of the Road

Finding Yourself at the End of the Road

Siribinha, Brazil is at the end of the road. The end of a long, bumpy, dirt road. The road goes over swamps, past rivers, through eucalyptus and coconut groves, along the seashore, through several little towns and finally brings you to the tiny, charming fishing...
The Idea

The Idea

I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve the world and a desire to enjoy the world. This makes it hard to plan the day. E.B. White Why not do both? We started thinking how cool it would be to start a summer camp. It would be fun and active and involve...
The Vehicle

The Vehicle

At Expedition Ed we travel a lot, so we travel in style. The Expedition Ed Bus comfortably and safely seats 21 people with plenty of room for a cooler full of snacks and all our gear. The Bus is a mobile hotspot because we spend some travel time doing research or...
The Road

The Road

“Afoot and light-hearted I take to the open road, Healthy, free, the world before me, The long brown path before me leading wherever I choose.” Walt Whitman Cliché as it is, the road metaphor speaks powerfully to our need to strike out, see what we can...
Traveling Kids

Traveling Kids

Kids who travel, even just in their own neck of the woods, build context and understanding for the world around them.  Check out Frommer’s list of places to take your kids before they’re grown. What U.S. destinations would you add?  International...
CPR Training

CPR Training

If you ever need CPR or First Aid training, check out the classes offered by Life Sustaining Training. We had an excellent experience with instructor Robert Green when we went to update our CPR training through their Heartsaver CPR AED class. The class was so...