College Football Hall of Fame Announces New Title I Field Trip Program for Metro Atlanta Public Schools

Hall's STEAM-based curriculum (TEAMS) is cornerstone of new educational opportunity at the Atlanta-based attraction

21 Dec, 2015, 15:03 ET from The College Football Hall of Fame

ATLANTA, Dec. 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The College Football Hall of Fame and Chick-fil-A Fan Experience is proud to introduce their brand new Title I Field Trip Program for metro Atlanta schools launching December 21, 2015. 

"We are extremely committed to ensuring students, regardless of economic status, are able to experience the educational opportunities offered by Atlanta's newest most interactive attraction," said John Christie, interim president of the College Football Hall of Fame and Chick-fil-A Fan Experience.

This program will provide free admission to the College Football Hall of Fame for 10,000 students annually from Title I schools across the metro Atlanta area. Access to the program will be offered Monday-Thursday during the months of December (2015), January, February, March, September, October, November and December (2016). The program will renew in January 2017. Tickets are available to qualifying schools on a first-come, first-served basis and prescheduled dates and times are required.

In addition to the interactive and engaging exhibits students will experience at the Hall, the College Football Hall of Fame and Chick-fil-A Fan Experience also provides free online educator resources at www.cfbhall.com/education-resources/ for classroom learning for before and after the visit to the Hall. Educators interested in participating in this new program should contact the Hall Group Sales Department at groups@cfbhall.com or 404-880-4841 to schedule their field trip.

About Atlanta Hall Management & the College Football Hall of Fame
The College Football Hall of Fame and Chick-fil-A Fan Experience is a 94,256-square-foot attraction located in the heart of Atlanta's sports, entertainment and tourism district. Adjacent to the Georgia World Congress Center and Centennial Olympic Park, the Hall provides visitors with a highly immersive, interactive and engaging experience using a blend of historic college football artifacts and state-of-the-art, interactive multimedia exhibits. The National Football Foundation (NFF) launched the Hall in 1951 to stand as one of the nation's premier sports shrines, immortalizing the game's greatest players and coaches as positive role models for future generations. Atlanta Hall Management, Inc., partnered with the NFF to construct and operate the Hall of Fame attraction, which provides a platform for community outreach, education and character development initiatives, as well as serves as one of Atlanta's premier special event spaces. For more information, please visit www.cfbhall.com.

SOURCE The College Football Hall of Fame



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