High School Abroad Articles

As a parent , letting your high school student study abroad by themselves is a huge step. For many parents, this will be the longest they've ever been away from their child, and the extra distance and unfamiliar environment can lead to understandable worries. The good news is...
Originally published on June 18th, 2014 We all know the positive impact experiential learning can have our students' education, and I'm sure you're already implementing some pretty cool hands-on lessons in your classroom. But have you thought of taking your lessons out of the...
After nurturing these humans from the moment they’re born until they’re crazy teenagers, the last thing that any parent wants is to help them pack their bags and see them off at the airport to travel to a far away land where your hugs won’t be readily available for fixing...
"The best years of your life… Do people still say that about high school? Sure, plenty do. But YOU want to say “That year of high school in Germany was the best year of my life.” And who can blame you? Studying abroad in high school isn't just "the best", it can really change...
So you’re heading on a high school program in Japan . Obviously, learning a few new Japanese phrases is a great way to prepare for your time in Japanese high school. While your newly purchased phrasebook or Japanese lessons back home may teach you the basics, there’s a lot of...
After spending months researching different countries and high school study abroad programs , you have finally decided to study in England. Congratulations! By now you already know that England is a wonderful country to study abroad in, especially in high school (you likely...
The sometimes frustrating -- but mostly convenient -- thing you will find about larger Italian cities is that most locals speak English. Further, they want to speak English (more than you want to practice your Italian) and will persistently respond to your feeble attempts in...
Whether you’re in France for a week or a lifetime, you'll be forever changed. You'll never again be satisfied with sub-par bread. You'll find that you love sipping coffee at a café, watching the world go by. However, if you're one of the lucky few who have gotten to attend high...
A country with over a thousand years of history and many of the most recognizable sites in the world, England is every study abroad student's dream . Despite its size, this small country has had a significant global influence. From impressive contributions to science from the...
So you’re spending some time studying in Spain while in high school? You’re in for a treat, as your new home is full of geographical, linguistic, and gastronomical diversity. From mountains to beaches, Spanish to Catalán, and seafood to steak, your traveling options in Spain are...