Here is a program that might interest people into environmental studies. EnviroJordan (envirojordan.org) is a two-week environmental education study tour (Aug 2-15, 2014).
“The program is open to private and public school teachers, administrators, curriculum specialists, environmental and science education professors, museum and nature center staff, and others.
Visit breathtaking places like Petra, the Dead Sea, and ancient castles. Luxury camping in nature reserves and the Wadi Rum desert. Hiking, camel riding, jeep touring, Bedouin music. Meetings with peers, specialists, leaders. An Amman overnight homestay.
Priced reasonably at $2,400. Graduate credit and scholarships available. A life-changing professional development experience!”