What is Educational Travel Anyway?

The boundaries of our classrooms are expanding. Why limit your learning experience to books and lectures when you have the entire world as a boundless lesson book brimming with endless possibilities? Educational travel is a popular emerging field that integrates hands-on learning into world travel. Different from leisure tourism, it’s a carefully designed trip with a focused study objective. Participants gain an authentic experience of a foreign … Continue reading What is Educational Travel Anyway?

Another Model in the Shared Economy Trend: Host an International Student

We as a society are rapidly evolving into a shared economy. Fueled by rising housing prices and a basal instinct to feel part of a community, many people are sharing their work spaces, vehicles and homes with complete strangers. Hosting international students has become just another model of this trend.    The term “sharing economy” began to appear in the mid-2000s, as new business structures emerged … Continue reading Another Model in the Shared Economy Trend: Host an International Student