July 5 - 15, 2020


In the summer of 2020, prepare to travel to a charming country that combines modern finesse with medieval architecture. During the trip, investigate the stunning and impenetrable Windsor Castle, appreciate a professional theatrical piece in London’s West End, and possibly travel by train for a day trip to Paris. Embark on an adventure to experience some of Europe’s most famous cities, significant structures, and terrific teaching!

Your Amazing Trip Leaders:


Dr. DeeDee Washington


Joy Babcock

Limited To 20 Participants

All trips are very flexible. If you want to make some changes, or bring family, contact us and we will help you make the most of your visit! Visit our FAQ page for more information!

  • 20+ hours Professional Development observing and working with teachers in renowned London schools
  • 2 Day's of Sightseeing (Windsor, Tower of London, and more)
  • Walking Tour of London
  • Welcome Reception
  • Hotel Stay
  • Background check
  • All Ground Transportation in Zones 1-5, with the Oyster Card - Does not include taxi's.
  • Bookbag Tours Conclusive Summit Dinner


Please note that itineraries and schools are subject to change because of school events, school leadership changes, etc.... We will keep you updated when there is a change.

Arrive in London

  • Check in day

day 1

Free day to explore and get acclimated

  • Optional side trip to Harry Potter Studio
  • Welcome Reception with hosts

day 2

Day 1 in schools

  • Afternoon PD
  • Free Evening

day 3

Day 2 in schools

  • Afternoon PD Session
  • Free Evening

day 4

Day 3 in Schools

  • Cultural Summit Dinner

day 5

Tour with Group or on your own

  • Tower of London
  • Tower Bridge
  • St. Paul's
  • Westminster
  • Thames River Tour
  • Or Free Day

day 6

Tour with group, or on your own

  • Windsor Castle
  • Hampton Court Palace
  • Or Free Day

day 7

Free Day/Optional tours

  • Optional Day trip to Paris
  • Optional day trip to Stonehenge and Bath
  • Or Free Day

day 8

Free Day/Optional tours

  • Optional Side trips
  • Or Free Day

day 9

Free Day/Optional Tours

  • Optional Side trips
  • Or Free Day

day 10

Return Home

Or extend your stay!

day 11