"National PTA's mission is to make every child's potential a reality," said Eric R. Hargis, Executive Director of National PTA. "We see opportunities like the People to People Ambassador Program as a great way for young people to develop leadership skills that can last a lifetime."
The education advisory board held its first meeting on November 7, 2012 in Washington, D.C. to discuss the role that experiential learning plays in preparing students to be globally ready. The education advisory board and the People to People Ambassador Programs management team will meet at least three times a year to analyze and innovate programming to keep People to People Ambassador Programs' curriculum in step with changes in the educational and economic landscape, and maintain a leadership position in educational experiences through student travel.
For more information about the People to People Ambassador Programs' Education Advisory Board visit http://peopletopeople.com/about-us/advisory-board.
About People to People Ambassador ProgramsAmbassador Programs, Inc., d/b/a People to People Ambassador Programs, is the world's most recognized educational travel provider. Since the 1960s, more than 500,000 people from around the world have traveled with People to People Ambassador Programs to help further global understanding through cross-cultural exchange. Offering unmatched safety measures and unparalleled access to foreign cultures and countries, People to People Ambassador Programs promotes personal success in a globalized world and fosters international friendships for both students and professional adults.People to People Ambassador Programs is the exclusive educational travel provider of People to People International (PTPI), a nonprofit organization founded in 1956 by President Dwight D. Eisenhower to promote peace through understanding worldwide. Together, PTPI and People to People Ambassador Programs are united in a mission to bridge cultural and political borders through education and exchange. For more information, please visit www.peopletopeople.com. About Ambassadors GroupAmbassadors Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: EPAX) is a socially conscious education company located in Spokane, Washington. Ambassadors Group, Inc. is the parent company of Ambassador Programs, Inc., World Adventures Unlimited, Inc., and BookRags, Inc., an educational research website. The Company also oversees the Washington School of World Studies, an accredited travel study and distance learning school. Additional information about Ambassadors Group, Inc. and its subsidiaries is available at www.ambassadorsgroup.com. In this press release, "Company", "we", "us", and "our" refer to Ambassadors Group, Inc. and its subsidiaries. SOURCE People to People Ambassador Programs