The Geographical Association is organising a Study Tour to Poland for geography teachers in July - August 2010. The trip details are as follows:
28 July - 10 August 2010
The GA International Working Group will be leading a north to south journey through Poland from the Baltic to the Tatra Mountains, investigating the impact of EU membership on environment, economy and society.
The programme includes visits to Gdańsk, Toruń, Warsaw, Kraków, Oświęcim and the Tatra Mountains, providing a range of urban and rural environments full of contrasts.
Download: Full Itinerary
With Community Cohesion on every school's agenda and Polish children in our schools the length and breadth of the UK, this trip should be of interest to teachers of all phases, and, with the abundance of budget air services to Polish cities, within the budgets of most teachers.
Costs and Booking
Price: £825 (sharing twin). Single supplement: £295
The price includes all transport in Poland, accommodation (mostly in 3* hotels), breakfast and one main meal per day, plus entrance fees to main venues and geographical visit sites.
Please note that international flights are not included in the cost. Ryanair and Wizz Air operate flights to Gdańsk from Cork, Doncaster, Dublin, Glasgow, Liverpool, Luton and Standsted. Check their websites for further details.
Download: Booking Form
Bursary for new teachers
Two bursaries of up to £200 are available to new teachers within their first five years of teaching. Contact Adam Nichols for further information.