Private housing hosted by a local family that often includes a private or shared bedroom, meals, and laundry. Homestay experiences usually provide the greatest immersion in the host language and culture, giving students firsthand experience with family life in the host culture and the opportunity to use the host language in an informal setting. In many cases, the host family welcomes the student as a member of the family and provides a support network
The Forum Announces the 2022 Finalists for the Award for Excellence in Education Abroad Curriculum Design
Forum on Education Abroad is pleased to announce the 2022 finalists of the Award for Excellence in Education Abroad Curriculum Design: Critical Global Citizenship: Migration, Nationality, and Peace in Austria,…
Announcing the 2022 Finalists for The Forum’s Award for Advancing the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals through Education Abroad
Dickinson College, IES Abroad, Temple University, and University of Virginia have been selected as the 2022 finalists of The Forum on Education Abroad’s Award for Advancing the UN SDGs through…
Forum Staff Reflections on the Power of Education Abroad
Lifechanging, enriching, inspiring, positive—these are just some of the ways that education abroad experiences can affect our lives and open us up to new opportunities that impact our lives forever….