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By: Cheryl Moore, AmeriStudent Staffer How To Make Money Hosting A Foreign Exchange Student Aside from traveling abroad yourself, there’s perhaps no better way to learn firsthand about cultural differences and other worldviews than by hosting an international student. Host parents and families can learn so much through the day-to-day interactions with their student, both […]

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Celebration Guide for Hosting Families There are certain annual events that nearly every country around the world celebrates, such as the arrival of the New Year (although there is more than one date attributed to this festivity, depending on country and culture). But most countries also celebrate a variety of holidays throughout the year that […]

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Enjoy Popular Activities in America Hosting international students can be a fun and fulfilling experience for the host family, but there’s no denying that there could also be some hurdles along the way. You may face a language barrier, cultural differences, and familial misunderstandings that lead to embarrassment, offense, or other problems. And more likely than […]

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Welcoming Foreign Exchange Student at Your Home When you welcome a family member home after a long absence, there is bound to be plenty of hugging and kissing. You may put up a banner and make a special meal. You might invite extended family and friends to participate in a welcome home celebration. But you […]

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