We recently saw Ben Klasky speak at TEDXRainier on a subject he cleverly calls “Nature Deficit Disorder.” What is Nature Deficit Disorder, you may ask?
Klasky defines Nature Deficit Disorder as the negative side effects that come from not spending enough time outdoors. When kids miss out on fresh air and exploring
For many students who travel with RLT, the experience they have is life changing. It’s a unique learning experience that opens their eyes to a whole new way of thinking and seeing the world.
So when it comes time to write that open-ended college application essay, those student service stories are the ones
Service Learning Summer Programs Aren’t Your Average Summer Vacation
There are so many types of service programs to choose from
Our service learning trips wrap many experiences into a few short weeks. And without the distraction of modern technology, students who travel with us are able to soak in their surroundings without the constant buzz of
It’s morning, and the warm sun wakes you as it slowly spills onto your pillow. Outside the window lies the village of Turriabla, Costa Rica — full of lush, green farms, a towering volcano, and sparkling Caribbean coastline.
Today, we’re headed to a local school where we’ll work on our Spanish language skills and help children