For years, our culture has treated summer school as a place for slackers to catch up or for nerds to race ahead. But now, emerging generations of students are engaging with the idea that learning experiences in vacation time aren’t just useful – they’re stimulating and fun, too. Some Gen-Z students are using summer school … More The Rise Of The Summer School
For a whole bunch of outdoor adventurers, the thrill of getting out into nature and walking, climbing, rafting, and skiing the landscape is the thrill of the authentic: farewell man-made rat-trap, goodbye digital realm, so long air-conditioned mediocrity. Continue reading at The Outbound.
The United Kingdom is a land of stories. Perhaps it’s the turbulent history combined with the islander’s instinct for a fireside tale that has cultivated such a rich creative tradition. From Beowulf to Harry Potter, tales of wonder and adventure have been threaded through the history of this country. So how about a tour of … More A Literary Map Of The United Kingdom
There’s nothing quite like outdoor sports for getting the dopamine pumping and cheering yourself up – but for a double hit of dopamine plus laughter, the British Isles could be the destination you seek. Those green fields and misty pastures tend to fill up with weekender sportspeople come rain or shine, and while you’ll be … More Redefine Your Definition of Outdoor Athletics with These Weird British Sports
Maps are great. Everyone loves a map. But there’s only so much a conventional map can achieve. A map of a national park can help you find your way around at ground level. It can help you plan your route before you go, and to make arrangements in case members of your party should become … More 8 Topographic Maps of the World’s Most Stunning National Parks
When you’re a kid, history lessons often mean learning an uninspiring series of dates and events. It’s only when you get outside for the occasional field trip that the past comes to life. As grown-ups, most people don’t need to bother with the dry old facts. Instead, a good, warts-and-all history book and the freedom … More Life Inside 7 Ancient Ruins
High school students with a flair for science or mathematics who are thinking about what to do next should look towards an up-and-coming field: modeling and data science. Employers in data science, cybersecurity, economic and financial engineering, artificial intelligence, and quantum technology are looking for digital natives with the tools to design the future of … More Why Study Modeling and Data Science in Paris