News and Updates

To find more information specific to students, host families, and local coordinators, visit their respective blogs!

American Football VS Soccer
American Football VS Soccer Depending on where you live, football and soccer can refer to completely different games. For example,
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Adoptee Cultural Exchange in Spain!
Learn more about our Adoptee Cultural Exchange program for families that have adopted from China!
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Immerse in Spanish
Learn a New Language from Home As an adult, learning a new language can be challenging and daunting. Many people
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Kids and Traveling Do Mix!
10 Tips for traveling with your kids. Traveling with your kids should be one of the best experiences you have
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Dear Future Host Family…
Dear Future Host Family, I am Mateo from Burgos, Spain. My home country is beautiful and known for its Gothic
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Happy Father’s Day!
In celebration of Father’s day, we want to celebrate all our wonderful SAE host dads! What makes our host dads
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A Letter from a Host Family…
A letter from a Host Family: My family had always thought hosting a high school exchange student would be a
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Saying Goodbye To Your Host Family
It probably seems as though you just arrived. As the school year is coming to a close, you need to
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End-of-Year Advice From Experienced Host Families
Life changing experiences deserve a little acknowledgment and processing–and an exchange year is a life changing experience for everyone involved!
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8 Reasons Having a Host Son is the Absolute Best
“Don’t worry, we won’t bite! Each of us has our own unique personalities and we always want to interact with
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5 Tips for Hosting an Exchange Student (From Host Families!)
The decision to become a host family for an international high school student is definitely an exciting one. You’re about
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The Boundless Benefits of Becoming a Host Family
Host families do more than just share their homes and hearts. In fact, host families often gain as much from
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