Presentation on theme: "Watch our Global Classroom video"— Presentation transcript:
1 Watch our Global Classroom video When actually showing this presentation, the play button on the bottom right links to the EF website where you can play an intro video to start your meeting! It’s a smaller screen on a larger webpage, so you might want to make it full-screen when you play it.
2 HOWEVER, the educational aspect of travelling with EF is life-changing Why travelA little about myself and why I want to provide this opportunity to your studentsYour student will get toexperience new culturesexplore famous sightsall whilst having fun with their friends of course!HOWEVER, the educational aspect of travelling with EF is life-changingLet the thousands of young adults who took an EF educational tour in high school tell you how it impacted them:Introduce yourself as the Group Leader! Talk about yourself, what you teach, your travel experiences, and your motivations behind leading students abroad. Sets the tone and builds trust with the parents. You can talk about joining the “global classroom,” talk about how organized and structured a tour is and how all the planning is taken care of by professionals.
3 EF is #1 in Educational Travel Who is EF?The world leader in international educationFor nearly half a century, EF has broken down barriers of geography, language and culture with over 400 schools & offices in more than 50 countries.What does EF do?EF is differentIn addition to educational, cultural and service learning tours, EF provides worldwide language classes, student exchange, au pair services, college study programs and a top-ranked international business school.See why EF is the World Leader in International Education
4 Why EF? Best Value Most Educational Safety First Quality tours at the guaranteed lowest pricesPlanning and organizing all tour logistics by travel expertsMost EducationalFully accredited, just like our schoolPersonal bilingual tour directorSightseeings led by local licensed guidesSafety FirstAll-Inclusive Insurance Plan6-to-1 student-to- chaperone ratio
5 Safety and Peace of Mind EF has schools and offices in hundreds of cities around the world— London, Paris, Rome, Madrid, Lucerne and Athens, to name just a few. EF has local staff in the major cities that your child will be visiting!24-hour emergency on-call service so you can reach EF day or night in the event of an emergency while your child is on tour.Full-time, bilingual, professionally trained EF Tour Director.EF’s Peace of Mind Program is on our side. Should social unrest or natural events make traveling to your destination unsafe, EF will work with our group to make alternative arrangements.EF’s All-Inclusive Insurance Plan covers your student for Tour Cancellation/Interruption, Medical/Accident, Baggage/Property and Flight delay – for more specifics and how to get coverage, visitSince Nearly half a century of experience.
6 How does group travel work? Group travel keeps tours affordable, allowing more students to see the worldCombined groupsTour choice and departure date flexibilityWe pick our preferred tour choice and two comparable toursAffordabilityMeet other students from around the country
7 CLICK HERE TO WATCH VIDEOS OF OUR DESTINATIONS Madrid to BarcelonaCLICK HERE TO WATCH VIDEOS OF OUR DESTINATIONSEither paste in full day-by-day itinerary if desired, or make sure parents have a copy in hand. You might also just include five major highlights of the itinerary, using “action language” to really bring it alive!
8 What are we doing on tour? Either paste in full day-by-day itinerary if desired, or make sure parents have a copy in hand. You might also just include five major highlights of the itinerary, using “action language” to really bring it alive!
9 What’s included?Round-trip airfare Departure fees Hotels with private bathrooms Comfortable motorcoach Breakfast & dinner dailyFull-time EF Tour DirectorLicensed local guidesEntrance fees to select attractionsFor transportation, try building value by describing the types you’ll be using: metro, air-conditioned motorcoach, high-speed trains, ferries.
10 What you are responsible for Traveling with EF VideoThis video answers many of the questions you may have about traveling with EF Tours, from departure fees to tipping! Watch it now!Optional Excursions - extra activities offered on your itinerary in place of free timeAll-Inclusive Insurance - learn about covering your child atBeverages, Lunches & Spending Money - average of $25 - $50 per dayTour Director, Bus Driver & Guide Gratuity – about $10 per person, per day of tourPassport/Visa Fees - Valid passports required and may take up to 14 weeks to processPassports cannot expire within 6 months of return date of the tripNon-U.S. citizens may require special visas or other travel documentsIn addition to the “Optional” excursions offered on the EF itinerary, your Tour Director will likely have his/her own local connections and be able to offer extra activities not already included in your itinerary. You might care to mention that being conservative and just doing the basics does cost less than the suggested amounts listed. We find it’s better to overestimate just in case.
11 Paying for your tour MONTHLY PAYMENT PLAN ALTERNATE PAYMENT PLAN Student Monthly Payment: $227Adult Monthly Payment: $253- Automatic deductions each month and no late fees!ALTERNATE PAYMENT PLANUpon Registering: $95 Enrollment Fee30 Days After Enrollment: $500110 Days Prior to Tour: Tour Balance30 Days Prior to Tour: Departure FeesTotal Price for Students $3175 Adult Price Supplement $365Total Price for Adults $3540**Price includes $100 discount which expires on March 31st, 2013.Divide monthly payment by 30 to get the amount per day it would be. Even though EF doesn’t take daily payments, it’s a great way to think about it in very manageable terms.
12 QUESTIONS?NOW ON TO REGISTERING FOR OUR TRIP!!!…
13 To Reserve a Spot: $95 Enrollment Fee How do I enroll?To Reserve a Spot: $95 Enrollment FeeOUR TOUR WEBSITE: eftours.com/ UWEnrollment Deadline :If you have further questions or wish to enroll by phone, call EF’s Customer Service:Tour Number: UWEnroll tonight to get the most manageable, lowest monthly payment!
14 When actually showing this presentation, the play button on the bottom right links to the EF website where you can play an intro video to start your meeting! It’s a smaller screen on a larger webpage, so you might want to make it full-screen when you play it.