International students

30 Jul, 2018

International Students: Tips to Improve Your English

2018-07-30T11:54:22+00:00

As an international student, you are going to be surrounded by others who only speak English. Even if you have a basic understanding of the language, it can be difficult to hold a conversation. Besides needing English to speak to others, you are going to need to have a good understanding in order to succeed [...]

International Students: Tips to Improve Your English 2018-07-30T11:54:22+00:00
2 Jul, 2018

Tips for International Students Studying in America

2018-07-02T13:17:16+00:00

While many would be scared to go to school in a foreign country, others would jump at the chance. It could seem really exciting to others. Not only will children and young adults get to see more of the world, they can also get a better education than they could get at home. Going to [...]

Tips for International Students Studying in America 2018-07-02T13:17:16+00:00
5 Dec, 2017

International Students: Embracing Education the American Way

2017-12-05T17:37:03+00:00

According to The Christian Science Monitor, the top 5 countries exporting students to America, to get an education are; China, India, South Korea, Canada, and Taiwan. They view an American education to be an improvement over their home country's education system. However, it's not always a picnic for the International student endeavoring to embrace the [...]

International Students: Embracing Education the American Way 2017-12-05T17:37:03+00:00
26 Sep, 2017

6 Challenges that International Students Must Overcome

2017-09-26T10:23:25+00:00

Unless you've personally studied abroad before, it's difficult to know what exactly an international student has to go through. In this blog, we'll go over six of the most difficult challenges that incoming students from abroad have to overcome: The American teacher-student relationship We'll start here because it's the source of many academic problems for [...]

6 Challenges that International Students Must Overcome 2017-09-26T10:23:25+00:00
6 Aug, 2017

Preparing Your International Student for the School Year

2017-08-07T10:55:48+00:00

If you are hosting an international student, there's probably some nervousness in your household about the start of the new school year. After all, doing well in school can be challenging enough without the additional stress of language barriers and cultural differences. For this reason, it is highly recommended that you begin to prepare the international student [...]

Preparing Your International Student for the School Year 2017-08-07T10:55:48+00:00
19 Jun, 2017

The 6 Steps You Need to Take to Obtain Your F-1 Visa

2017-06-21T10:50:16+00:00

A record number of international students were enrolled in U.S. secondary schools and higher education institutions in the fall of 2016—more than 1 million according to the Open Doors Report. The largest group were from China (31.5%), followed by India (15.9%), Saudi Arabia (5.9%) and South Korea (5.8%). The largest number of these students, almost 150,000, attended schools [...]

The 6 Steps You Need to Take to Obtain Your F-1 Visa 2017-06-21T10:50:16+00:00