10days Led by Jennifer Figliozzi
Our meeting will cover: Our Tour Our Travel Partner Why Travel is Important What’s Included and What’s Not The Safety Approach How to Reserve Your Spot
Why travel? • Why I’m passionate about travel • Why this tour is great for our group • Help students develop a global perspective
Our tour • Germany, Czech Republic, Switzerland
A more engaging learning experience • Help students become global citizens • Bring subjects and destinations to life • Develop perspectives that set students apart on college applications—and give them a leg up in their future careers • Spark the lifelong ability to take on any new experience with confidence
Why EF? • Over 50 years of experience • Global and local presence • Over 500 schools and offices in over 53 countries • Educational value • Accredited, just like our school • Earn high school and college credit • Incredible travel experiences at the guaranteed lowest price
A world of support A team of personnel around the globe means that we’re there to support you wherever and whenever you need us.
EF’s commitment to our safety • 24/7 Tour Director • Chaperones • 24-hour emergency on-call service • Peace of Mind policy • My approach to safety
Why group travel? Group travel keeps tours affordable, allowing more students to see the world • Combined groups get the best value. • Tour choice and departure date flexibility to match with other groups. • Meet other students from around the country. • Our departure date window is: • June 10 – June 18
What The Global Travel Protection Plan covers • Tour cancellation and interruption • Illness and accident • Baggage and property • Flight delay • 24-hour access to an English-speaking representative
weShare enhances every tour Personalized learning powered by your students’ curiosity Before tour, you’llconnect your personal interests and passions to your destination by developing an essential question to investigate while traveling. On tour, continue to explore your question as you collect meaningful evidence through taking notes, interviewing locals, and visiting cultural sites. After tour, you’llreflect through a creative project. This project is eligible for high school or college credit, a great asset for college applications, and an awesome way to show friends and family everything you experienced out in the world.
What are you responsible for? • Spending money • For additional tour experiences, free time activities, souvenirs, beverages, lunches and snacks ($30-$65 per day) • Tips • For your Tour Director, bus driver and local guides (around $10 per day) • Airport baggage fees • Passport and/or visa fees
Passports & visas All travelers are responsible for securing necessary documentation • Passports • Valid passports are required for all travelers. Passports may take up to 14 weeks to process. • Important note: Passports must be valid for at least six months after our return date. • Visas • Non U.S. citizens may require special visas or other travel documents.
Everything you get Program price includes: Round-trip flights on major carriers Comfortable motorcoach Hotels with private bathrooms Breakfastand dinner daily Full-time, bilingual Tour Director Sightseeing led by licensed guides Entrance fees to select attractions weShare, EF’s online platform for a deeper learning experience Global Travel Protection Plan Educational itinerary Tour donation page
What does this cost? • That does not include: • Activities and entrance fees • High School Credit • 24-hour support • Local guides If we do this on our own: Flights to and from Tampa $1,200 Hotels, $140/night $1,260 2 meals a day, $30/day $270 Full time Tour Director, $150/day $1,500 Ground Transportation, $120/day $1,200 ____________________________________ Total $5,430
Paying for your tour EF Price Guarantee—your guaranteed lowest price will never change once you enroll You pay: $236 a month
Payment options 1 2 3 Automatic Payment Plan ($95 deposit ) Pay in full at enrollment Manual Payment Plan ($250 deposit) • Payments are automatically deducted from your bank account monthly on a preferred date or bi-weekly on a preferred weekday • Payment methods accepted: checking account, ATM/debit card or personal checks • Final payment extended up to one month before your tour • Pay the entire balance at the time you enroll • Payment methods accepted: Visa or MasterCard, ATM/debit card or personal checks • Receive invoices and make payments in less frequent installments • Payment methods accepted: Visa or MasterCard, ATM/debit card or personal checks • Accounts must have $500 total paid 30 days after enrollment; an additional $500 paid 90 days after enrollment • Final payment deadline is 110 days before your tour
Your tour donation page A quick and easy way to raise money for your tour How it works • Located on your personal EF website • Share your donation page on social media or via email with friends and family members you’d like to ask for support • All donations are automatically added to your account
Who’s in? I’ll be enrolling students tonight. Spots are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. If you have questions, feel free to see me after our meeting. Spots available: ? Enrollment window opens: Right now! Enrollment window closes: Friday, February 17th at 3:00pm To enroll you’ll need your tour number: 1781763ZD Two easy ways: Online eftours.com/1781763ZD Phone 800-665-5364