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Are You School Year Ready?

Global Awareness is ready for the new school year with avid new au pair ambassadors  who can offer free information and materials to help your kids learn more about the world around them. So don't let the end of the summer stop you from going on an adventure, we are around to help you explore [...]

By | August 30th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Are You School Year Ready?

Donuts Around the World

Community Counselor Robin Leon in Texas shared these great pictures of her au pairs having donuts.  No one seems to be devouring the Texas-sized donuts.  Everything is bigger in Texas! But how do donuts look like in other places of the world?  Here's a link to a fun article about this sweet treat just in [...]

By | March 5th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Donuts Around the World

2nd Graders in Texas Learn about Brazil

Brazilian au pair Aline is spending her year in Jennifer Stein's Texas cluster.  As part of her UCLA educational requirement Aline took the opportunity to introduce her culture to 2nd grade students at the Adventist Christian Academy of Texas in Loop, Texas. Aline taught the children about the significance of the three colors of the [...]

By | February 15th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on 2nd Graders in Texas Learn about Brazil

Lena Presents About Germany

Many of our au pairs have the opportunity to share about their country in the classrooms.  Lena, in Robin Leon's Austin, TX cluster, presented to a group of 10 year olds at an elementary school in Round Rock, TX.  

By | October 17th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Lena Presents About Germany

San Antonio Cultural Fair

Christy Anders, community counselor in San Antonio, TX, held her annual host family day in conjunction with a cultural fair.  Au Pairs from different countries had a table where they could showcase their origins and heritage.  There was great global representation as there were tables for all these countries: Australia, China, Thailand, Costa Rica, Colombia, [...]

By | September 27th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on San Antonio Cultural Fair

Au Pairs Visit Houston Rodeo

 Global Awareness is exemplified in everyday life of our Au Pairs.  Community Counselor Jennifer Stein shares how the Houston-based Au Pairs were able to be part of an amazing cultural experience during their last cluster meeting. See complete post: https://www.globalawareness.com/2017/04/au-pairs-visit-houston-rodeo/  

By | April 3rd, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Au Pairs Visit Houston Rodeo

Au Pairs visit Houston Rodeo

 Global Awareness is exemplified in everyday life of our Au Pairs.  Community Counselor Jennifer Stein shares how the Houston-based Au Pairs were able to be part of an amazing cultural experience during their last cluster meeting. On March 12th the North and South Houston Clusters attended the largest rodeo in the world, The Houston Livestock [...]

By | April 3rd, 2017|Learn about the U.S.|Comments Off on Au Pairs visit Houston Rodeo

A Trip Down South

Hey my name is Natalie! I am 19 years old, german, and I just started my travel month. On Monday, August 3rd I left Washington DC by plane to explore Texas. My first destination was Dallas where I spend a few hours at the beautiful Fair Park. After that I headed to the Dealey Plaza, [...]

By | September 29th, 2016|Learn about the U.S.|Comments Off on A Trip Down South
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