Study Abroad Resources for US Parents and Students
List of resources for US Parents and Students. Study Abroad Resources and Important links
For US Parents & Students – More Study Abroad Resources
- Ask YFU Parents: Pose questions and gain insight of parents whose sons/daughters decided to study abroad.
- Fundraising Guidelines: A guide to help students raise funds to pay for their exchange.
- School Credit Guidelines: A guide to help students work with their high school to receive credit for their academic exchange program.
- Study Abroad Catalog: An overview of YFU program offerings.
- Classroom Excursions Catalog: An overview of YFU Classroom Excursion programs.
Gap Year Resources
- TeenLife: Guide to Gap Year 2014 guide to gap year programs
- Consider a Gap Year: HuffingtonPost.com; by David D. Burnstein, Millennial writer and activist; Executive Director, Generation18
- For Some College Graduates, a Fanciful Detour (or Two) Before Their Careers Begin: New York Times; By Alan Finder; October 2005
- Should your child have a ‘gap year’ before college?: MSNBC; By Danielle Wood; April 2008
- In a Year Off the Beaten Path, a New Direction for Life: New York Times; By Lauren Clark; As told to Patricia R. Olsen; June 2008
- Consider a Gap Year: NextStepU
- Gap year before college gives grads valuable life experience: USA Today; By G. Jeffrey MacDonald; June 2008
General Intercultural Exchange
- YFU Study Abroad
- A Very Practical Approach to Peace: A Case for International Exchange
- Exchange Students As Resources
- How Your Students will Benefit from a YFU Exchange Program
- Study Abroad
- General YFU Overview
Study Abroad Flyers
- Summer Study Abroad
- Spanish Speaking Countries
- French Speaking Countries
- Asia & Pacific
- Arts & Music
- Sports & Outdoors
- Gap Year
- Service Learning Programs
- Educators One Pager
- Classroom Excursions One Pager
- Teacher Classroom Excursion/Scholarship Double Page