This year for International Education Week (IEW) we asked au pairs to share their stories. Included in their essays was their reason why speaking multiple languages is important. We have chosen 1 winner and 2 runner ups. Winner: Chanté from South Africa in Eileen Friedman's Long Island cluster. Chanté decided to teach Afrikaans, her native [...]
International Education Week - November 12-16, 2018 International Education Week (IEW) is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This year, Au Pair in America au pairs will have the opportunity to win a prize by sharing their experience with Global Awareness. Submission requirements and guidelines – choose ONE of [...]
Au Pair in America invites all their au pairs to send a short video in celebration of International Education Week. Click here for full details.
Margret's Connecticut-based cluster had the opportunity to tour Yale University. After which the au pairs were spectators of a very American sport - Football! YALE UNIVERSITY TOUR: APs rubbing the golden toe of Yale's 10th President, Theodore Dwight Woolsey, for good luck. Fun at the Yale-Princeton football game.
This year International Education Week (IEW) took place November 14th-18th. The U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education launched this joint iniative to "celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide." For more information on IEW visit their website. In an effort to uphold the spirit of IEW, clusters across Virginia and Maryland [...]
International Education Week began in 2000 and is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs and the U.S. Department of Education. This important week is observed all across the United States and in more than 100 countries overseas. IEW is an opportunity for exchange students worldwide to share with [...]