ERIC Number: ED332912
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Model Cross-Cultural Learning Programs. K-12 Program.
National Association for Foreign Student Affairs, Washington, DC.
This document is an annotated catalog of 67 projects that were awarded grants to facilitate communication and interaction between foreign students and people of the United States, to prepare U.S. students for study abroad, and to assist U.S. high school students returning from overseas in sharing their experiences by serving as resources people. The projects, administered by U.S. secondary schools and not-for-profit community groups working with high schools, are grouped according to the following categories/objectives: (1) development of skills for cultural adjustment and orientation; (2) education of foreign and U.S. students through field trips in the United States; (3) exploration of current global issues through retreats, forums, or seminars; (4) involvement of entire schools or segments of communities in projects that promote cross-cultural understanding; and (5) use of foreign students and/or returnees as educational resources. (DB)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Association for Foreign Student Affairs, Washington, DC.