​​Planting seeds of global literacy.


Hello and welcome to The Passport Club! We hope you take time to investigate the program and we would love to hear your comments and suggestions! 

Chris Manning has 29 years of elementary education experience.  She has taught 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade and spent 10 years in Gifted and Talented Services in Minnesota.  

Bob Manning has 25 years experience teaching Geography and Global Studies.  He also founded Global Perspective, which provides global education programs and consulting for business professionals and educational institutions.

Our goal is to give teachers and Passport Club parent volunteers the tools and guidance to develop geographic literacy and a curiosity about the world within their students.  

Feel free to contact us with questions or ideas!


Bob   651-788-1261

Chris   651-895-4542

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