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TEACH Roadtrip: Perspectives on Education

Our TEACH Roadtrip team is getting ready to hit the road in a few weeks! These road-trippers are all interested in pursuing paths in education, so we are collaborating with Participant Media’s TEACH Campaign to give them the opportunity to speak with … Continue reading


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Prep with Pinterest

Every educator, in one form or another, is a graphic designer, DIY crafter, and life-hacker all rolled into one. Educators were the maker movement before it was a movement. With limited budgets and a bundle of supplies, they can craft … Continue reading


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‘Tis the season…

…for commencement speeches! It’s that time of year when we sit on bleachers under the beating hot sun for an average of four hours watching processions of graduates. It’s also the time of year when actors, comedians, CEOs, and changemakers … Continue reading


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4 Summer Must-Reads for Educators

One little-known secret about teaching is how educators spend their summers. Some assume it’s spent lounging by the pool, drink in hand, without a care in the world (except for the weather forecast for the next few days). Reality is, … Continue reading


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Tools We Love: Mystery Skype!

Here at Roadtrip Nation Education, we’re all about connecting people through storytelling. We love seeing young people collaborate to find others in the world they can listen to, learn from, and ask a couple hard-hitting questions. That’s why when I … Continue reading


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5 Things to Help You Survive Finals

Ok, we know it’s all about the kids, but sometimes teachers need a little love, too, and finals time is no exception. While the days of chugging energy drinks and staring blankly at a textbook are probably long past you, … Continue reading


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Teaching Tip: How to Prepare Your Students for Finals

I don’t know who hates finals more, students or teachers. Throughout all my educational schooling and professional development, I was never taught how to write a final, much less how to prepare students for one. I assumed that because I … Continue reading


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Roadtrip Nation & AT&T Announce Winners of the #IAspireTo Challenge

During the 2013-2014 academic year, Roadtrip Nation partnered with  AT&T Aspire to conduct live events for students at 25 high schools across the country. During this tour, Roadtrip Nation spoke with thousands of students, visited 23 states, and traveled over … Continue reading


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Roadtrip Nation in the Classroom: Checking Out New Dawn Charter School in Brooklyn

Our education team has spent the last week hopping around the country, and last week we made a stop in Brooklyn to see how The Roadtrip Nation Experience is being used at New Dawn Charter School!   We stopped by … Continue reading


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The Education Whirlwind that is SXSWedu!

Phew! Our Education team recently returned from a trip to Austin, Texas where we attended the mega-conference South by Southwest EDU (SXSWedu), and our brains are spinning with inspiration!  The conference is about four days long and each day is … Continue reading


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