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Learning a new language is never easy, and you're bound to make some mistakes along the way. Read about some of the most common mistakes you'll make learning a new language -- and how to avoid them!
High school abroad doesn't always equal studying abroad! If you're ready to go overseas in high school but need a break from class, here are five great high school abroad experiences which get you outside the classroom.
If you've decided to volunteer abroad, get ready to make a world of difference. If you really want to amplify your impact, here's how to be a more effective volunteer while abroad.
Great classroom management is no easy feat. We sat down with an expert in teaching and classroom management to give you real, actionable skills to master classroom management.
Classroom management is both an art and science. As a new teacher, you may worry about how to manage your classroom. Follow these helpful tips on classroom management to create a successful educational environment.
Studying abroad in the Middle East during Ramadan may seem daunting, but it's actually a wonderful opportunity. Learn more about this annual holy month, and what it means for your study abroad experience.
Want to teach English to Chinese-speaking students? Whether you decide to teach in Hong Kong, Taiwan, or mainland China, here are the important details to keep in mind.
Learning a language? Here are the stages you'll go through as you master the language -- and how to navigate each stage successfully to achieve fluency.
Taking a gap year doesn't have to break the bank. We collected some of our best tips on planning a budget-friendly gap year into one place -- plus tips to help you save even while you're traveling!
Think study abroad won't change your life? Think again! Study abroad won't just impact one semester or one year – it can change your life for decades, as one study abroad alum shares.

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Elaina Giolando
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Lauren Salisbury
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Olivia Christine Perez
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