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Being headquartered in Illinois, we might sound biased when we say that Springfield is a must-see destination for students—but it’s really true! Learn why you and your students should experience this often-overlooked state capital and education-packed destination.

Preparing students for travel—especially those who may have never traveled on a longer overnight school trip before—can be a daunting process. There’s so much to share and learn along the way to ensure a trip runs smoothly and is both successful and enriching! Consider some of these guidelines to help prepare students for what lies ahead so they can get the most out of their upcoming adventure.

Rebecca Hernandez

Rebecca Hernandez is a Customer Service Representative for Hemisphere Educational Travel.

Glimpse behind the scenes

Welcome to our world of Tour Operations!

While many of you are familiar with our many wonderful Account Executives, you may not be as familiar with our Operations department. Here in Operations, we work with the Account Executives to execute and deliver a fantastic tour for all of our schools and groups. We mainly work behind the scenes and put together tour paperwork, process payments, organize flight confirmations and assist with reservations.