We often share information on grants available throughout the country. The Target Field Trip grant is an example. However, if you missed the deadline, as did more than one of our readers who emailed us asking about an extension, what are your options? In two words: keep looking. There are three ways to approach this: Geography, Topic, and Timing.
Do your memories of school days include a special field trip? Field trips can be fun and memorable, and they can solidify and extend students’ knowledge of the subject being studied. Unfortunately, funds for field trips have suffered because of educational budget cuts. In this blog, we offer places and tips to find funding sources for field trips as well as tips to make the field trip as beneficial as possible.