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An old-fashioned, face-to-face student summer exchange

Original post made on Jul 28, 2013

This year, Gunn High School sophomore Katie Russell and Oaxaca 15-year-old Sofi Morales Calvo are the sole participants in a once-thriving summer-exchange program sponsored by Neighbors Abroad of Palo Alto.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, July 26, 2013, 4:30 PM

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Posted by Paly Parent
a resident of Palo Alto High School
on Jul 28, 2013 at 5:59 pm

This sounds like a great program. How can we find out more about it?

Are there other countries involved? Can students get to Europe or other places?

How is this funded?


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Posted by Lynne
a resident of South of Midtown
on Jul 29, 2013 at 10:26 am

Paly Parent - It's a wonderful program! For more information, check out the Neighbors Abroad website: Web Link


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Posted by Chris Logan
a resident of Greendell/Walnut Grove
on Jul 29, 2013 at 12:23 pm

It is a wonderful opportunity for family cultural exchanges. Our daughter's trip to Albi France sparked her interest in travel and languages. Hosting students from other countries is a positive experience which benefited the whole family.


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