Unpacked

A Blog for Performing Arts Educators

    Stephanie Fox

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    by Stephanie Fox on 6 March 2018

    New Motor Coach Monitoring and Enforcement May Impact Student Travel

    No more fudging on motor coach driving hours. No more unscheduled stops. No more last minute itinerary changes. New mandated Electronic Logging...

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    Travel Planning, Technology, Trip Safety, Industry, electronic enforcement, motor coach safety

    by Stephanie Fox on 28 October 2017

    Helmets vs. Hotels

    How is student travel evaluated and vetted in your district?

    It’s an ongoing priority for schools and districts to evaluate and implement policies...

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    Travel Planning, Trip Safety, Budgets, Liability Insurance, Travel Bid Analysis, SYTA Accredidation

    by Stephanie Fox on 26 September 2017

    Top 11 Reasons Why Students Should Travel

    Did you know….

    New data supports that student travel is more than just a good time. Travel actually helps students improve their experience in...

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    Student Motivation, SYTA, Travel Benefits, Travel Advocacy, Student Group Travel

    by Stephanie Fox on 12 August 2017

    Building Community Makes it Personal, Always

    Community is powerful. It gives us a place and a people to belong to connecting us with individuals and ideas.  We long to be a part of something...

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    Community, Relationship, Southwest Music Summer Exhibition