Educational experiences abound in Seattle, with so many opportunities to learn from the community and under the guidance of industry experts. Participate in a lecture at the UW campus with a Facebook engineer, who introduces students to the coding process behind this extremely popular social media service. Experience the latest in aircraft engineering on a tour of the largest building in the world by volume, Boeing Everett Factory, and watch the assembly of the 787 Dreamliner in action. Students engage their critical thinking skills in a robotics workshop. Get to know the Seattle community of farmers and craftspeople at Pike Place Market on a scavenger hunt, encouraging teamwork and exploration. Engage in exciting opportunities in STEAM education and career paths, while exploring the favorite spots of locals and the landmarks of Seattle.
In the morning, fly from San Francisco to Seattle. Transfer by motorcoach to the University of Washington (UW) campus for orientation walking tour. After, attend a STEAM lecture with a Facebook engineer. In the afternoon, visit a tech or game company. Before the day is done, go to the top of the Space Needle for the best views of Seattle. Enjoy dinner and check in to the hotel.
Watch the assembly of the 787 Dreamliner on a tour of Boeing Everett Factory in the morning. After, journey back to the UW campus to participate in a robotics workshop. Students build and program their own robots, exploring various types of sensor functionality and gaining hands-on experience.
Get to know the Seattle community of farmers and craftspeople at Pike Place Market on a scavenger hunt. After, depart Seattle to begin the journey home.
Note: Activities are subject to change based on availability.
This Seattle STEAM program is designed to improve student success in this ever-evolving career field, giving them connections to experts in the industry. Gain insights in a lecture from a Facebook Engineer at the University of Washington. Take away new knowledge about robotics with an interactive workshop. Watch engineering at work while visiting the Boeing Everett Factory. With a curated curriculum for educators to apply with the program, students are empowered to put their learning into practice before, during and after the trip.
At Experience, we make sure everything is covered – from housing to technology and beyond – to provide the best experience for our students.
Quality, safe hotels with quad occupancy corresponding to the destination.
All transportation is provided throughout the program.
Airfare covers round-trip flights from major airports.
Two meals are provided daily, breakfast and dinner, featuring local cuisine.
Interactive learning experiences designed to expand educational and career goals.
Scheduled activities, experiences and guided tours are all included.
Customized experiences developed by travel experts to promote learning and engagement.
Full-time Tour Directors are on site for the duration of the trip, for an all-inclusive experience.
Tips for bus drivers, guides, Tour Directors and meals.
Advanced student security software that integrates geofencing, logistics, communication and more optimized safety features.
Dedicated 24/7 staff availability, supporting students every step of the way.
A night chaperone is on site to ensure security.