Field trips are important to student development. They bring students to new place physically, but also to places in their mind. I once had a student who said that his entire reason for pursuing acting was because of a field trip to see Shakespeare at the Trinity Repertoire Theatre in Providence, Rhode Island. Many students don’t have the occasion to see Shakespeare, get out into the forest, experience a ballet, go camping, or go on the class trip abroad. It’s often difficult to plan field trips, and it’s costly.
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