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  • Happy Holidays!
    By Joy D.
    Happy holidays from Louisiana! How are you celebrating the holiday season with your exchange student? For exchange students, celebrating the holidays on their exchange year can be an unforgettable experience...keep reading
  • Helping your student
    By Joy D.
    Adjusting to a new culture, a new family, and a new school can be hard. Pre-departure orientations and in-community orientations help prepare students for what they will encounter in their...keep reading
  • Settling in
    By Dolores G.
    We have just passed the 9 week mark with Alberto, our 5th exchange student. He’s settled in and other than the fact that he is perpetually late for everything (we...keep reading
  • Communication
    By Joy D.
    Congratulations on making it this far! If this is your first-time hosting, pat yourself on the back. You have taken a big step by choosing to host an exchange student...keep reading
  • Making dreams come true
    By Gilbert R.
    My name is Gil Roy. My Wife and I started to host our first exchange student in 2009. Our first student came from Moldova in September 2009. Seven months later...keep reading