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Who We Are

Started in 2005, Footprints of the Mind is dedicated to changing children's lives by providing a dynamic environment to learn geography and develop lifelong cultural awareness, love for travel, and an indispensable global outlook.

Wander Our WorldIts Wander Our World app won a coveted Parents’ Choice Foundation Spring 2012 Mobile App Award and its workshop-based Geography Enrichment program has been growing as more schools request it as part of their curriculums.

Travel on TuesdayTravel on Tuesday, a subscription- based website for families that want to raise global awareness at home. Featuring Travel KITs with information and crafts related to specific countries.

William Wanders William Wanders is an interactive website that incorporates maps, photos, music and other tools to engage your child with an interest in learning. In addition, it provides a fun, safe and inviting environment on the internet where kids can go at their own pace and parents can begin to share their love of travel with their children.





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Celebrate St. Patrick's Day @ Beaubien--
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Pyramids of Giza

Wander Our World and take off on an amazing journey to explore Ireland! Students will complete an awesome craft project (Don't tell the Leprecauns what we're up to!) after they explore artifacts Made in Ireland from our Travel Trunk!

Date:Thursday, March 17, 2016
Location: Beaubien (Open to Beaubien students)
Time: 2:45 PM– 5:00 PM
Cost: $20 - Recommended ages: 5-10

Schools Around the World

Pyramids of Giza
Image by: Kids Internationa Development Society

Wander Our World and take off on an amazing journey to explore schools around the world! Students will complete an awesome craft project after they see what school is like in Japan, Campbodia, Uganda, and other countries. Join us!

Date:Friday, March 18, 2016
Location: Chase Park 4701 N. Ashland, Chicago, IL 60640
Time:4:00 PM– 6:00 PM
Cost: $20 - Recommended ages: 5-10

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