Host Family Information
Ah France, Je t’aime
Welcome a teacher from France into your home for a short-term home stay!
|What||The College of Education is hosting 12 teachers from France for the fifth Franco-American Teachers-in-Training Institute.
Akron International Friendship, community partner with UA, is seeking home hosts for teachers to be placed in the following school districts: Akron-Kenmore area, Kent, Manchester, and Stow-Munroe Falls
|Dates||February 18-April 16, 2011|
|Stipend||Hosting stipend is provided to assist with cost of food, cultural events, and transportation|
|Benefits||- Add a global member to your family
- Assist teachers with their conversational English
- Share teaching curriculum & teaching techniques
- Practice or learn French
- Gain a new friend to visit around the globe
- Share your pride in America while gaining new insight into our community and the world
- Be a Global Citizen Diplomat
|Contact||Michelle Wilson at Akron International Friendship
(330) 972-8296 OR (330) 612-4693
We encourage as many University of Akron faculty and administrators as possible to host and build UA’s relationship with young professional educators throughout France!!
Program sponsored by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, U.S. Department of State, and administered locally by The University of Akron and Akron International Friendship.