With the exponential growth of technology it is no secret that real time translation is just around the corner and 5G will likely take us there. The idea of spending long hard hours trying to learn a new language is being questioned.
Can We do Research with Students in Costa Rica?
As any teacher of Science would know research is a double edge sword with students. Our goal is often trying to balance the importance of students' understanding the time, energy, and effort done to develop facts while making sure students do not get bored.
The Perfect Country for Homestays
Year after year Costa Rica is voted in the top five of the happiest countries on the planet. This has to do with numerous factors such as natural surroundings and political stability but much of it starts inside each home of Costa Rica.
Do Homestays or Not?
If you are traveling with students on an international trip the goal should be to offer an authentic experience with a chance to see how the locals live. Many teachers look to offer a homestay and the opportunity to stay one or multiple nights with local families.
Answering Parent Questions: International Trips
Parents seem to have the same questions. First they are worried what will happen in the event of an accident, then they are worried about their money, and finally how their child will behave when they are not around.