Managing Student Behavior: Tips from Julie Beck
May 29, 2019

It takes tremendous work and skill to lead a trip. But do you know how to manage student behavior during your trip of a lifetime? Learn what tips and experiences Julie Beck, student travel pro and contributing writer for Teach & Travel, offered in a recent edWebinar, sponsored by SYTA. Going in with a plan is […]

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3 Things to Know: The Importance of Using a SYTA Member Tour Operator
May 22, 2019

The Student & Youth Travel Association is the premier organization for businesses dedicated to providing students and young people with life-enhancing travel experiences—and it’s clear that SYTA members have a passion for what they do. But did you know there are huge advantages to using a SYTA Member tour operator? Teach & Travel asked Carylann Assante, the association’s executive […]

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Why is Travel Important?
February 20, 2019

Hazel Mejia is the Program Manager for SYTA and the SYTA Youth Foundation. She’s been with SYTA for five years and has worked with SYF the entire time. Mejia started with SYTA as the Association Administrator, moved into a Membership and Development Coordinator position after two years, and has been Program Manager for one year. […]

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Top 10 Student Destinations: International
October 2, 2018

SYTA Member tour operators selected 10 locations as the Top International Travel Destinations favored by students and teachers. NO. 1 ITALY “You may have the universe if I may have Italy,” wrote Giuseppe Verdi in his opera Attila. Italy has been at the center of history, art and culture since antiquity—and its artistic and cultural heritage […]

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Ripley Hunter “World Is a Classroom” Essay Contest Winner Announced
September 26, 2018

For months, students submitted their stories and lessons from their favorite trips for a chance to be awarded a valuable SYTA Youth Foundation scholarship. After reading through a large amount of incredible experiences, the Ripley Hunter “World is a Classroom” Essay Contest winner has been chosen! I Changed. “厕所在哪里? Cè suǒ zài nǎ lǐ?” I […]

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