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INTERNATIONAL TEACHER EXCHANGE & VISITOR PROGRAMS

TEACHER EXCHANGE PROGRAMS LEAD TO INTERNATIONAL SISTER CLASSROOM RELATIONSHIPS

Express interest in the ADI, Inc. International Teacher Exchange by selecting the "CONTACT US" button above.


ADI, Inc. encourage host schools to discuss possible collaborations in advance. Mentor and collaborating teacher may connect prior to their guest departing their home country. Before and after arrival brainstorming may lead to novel programs.international teacher's arrival. Use the "CONTACT US" button to request assistance with planning.


We hope optimum collaboration will take place but simple classroom observation is still of value to our guests. ADI staff are also willing to meet with host school principals and teachers to plan a detailed strategy prior to the visiting teacher's arrival.


Schools are also encouraged to consider requesting professional development from ADI staff concurrent with the international guests visit. You might utilize the "SERVICES" or :TRAINING" to explore possibilities.



TEACHER EXCHANGE ENGAGEMENT IDEAS (not required)

  • Observe in Multiple Classrooms
  • Provide or Provide Access to School Yearbook
  • Invite  Participation in Extra-curricular Activities
  • Encourage Co-Teaching
  • Permit Video Taping of American Teacher Instruction
  • Welcome Visiting Teacher Instruction
  • Provide Equipment for Visiting Teacher to Video Tape Themselves
  • Ask for Evaluative Input Regarding The Lesson(s) Observed
  • Use Student to Develop Video-taped Lesson with Supporting Handouts
  • Provide Complimentary Lunch for your Guest Teacher
  • Exchange School Banners
  • Introduce Teacher Via PA Announcements and/or Student Assembly
  • Escort to Local Cultural Visual or Performing Arts Attraction
  • Compare or Contrast Characteristics of Instruction Between Nations
  • Rehearse Teacher Web-based Instruction Between Sister Classrooms
  • Encourage American Teachers to Host Visiting Teacher
  • Invite to Cultural Activities or Dinner
  • Ask the visitor about their country and Culture
  • Start Wall of Fame for Visiting Teacher(s)
  • Offer Dinner in a Local Restaurant
  • Share Educational Resources, Especially Web-based Resources
  • Introduce Exchange School Principals to One
  • Assist with Travel Arrangements and Design of the Cultural Tour
  • Gift a School Uniform or Physical Education Outfit
  • Visit Local Rotary Club to Discus Education in the Home
  • Visit other Organizations in the Community  to Share Culture
  • Provide Teacher ID Card / Name Tag / Lanyard, Etc.
  • Arrange Host Family Lodging and Meals


SUBMIT OTHER IDEAS FOR ENGAGING EXCHANGE TEACHERS VIA THE "CONTACT US" BUTTON ABOVE.

                                                                                                                                            

OUTCOMES OF THE INTERNATIONAL TEACHER EXCHANGE PROGRAM

  • Improved English Skills
  • New Ideas for Instruction
  • International Teaching Partners
  • Greater Cultural Awareness
  • Depart with New Teaching Resources
  • Cultural Enrichment and Appreciation


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SISTER CLASSROOM & CO-TEACHING

Additional Information

This is a long form text area designed for your content that you can fill up with as many words as your heart desires. You can write articles, long mission statements, company policies, executive profiles, company awards/distinctions, office locations, shareholder reports, whitepapers, media mentions and other pieces of content that don’t fit into a shorter, more succinct space.


Articles – Good topics for articles include anything related to your company – recent changes to operations, the latest company softball game – or the industry you’re in. General business trends (think national and even international) are great article fodder, too.


Mission statements – You can tell a lot about a company by its mission statement. Don’t have one? Now might be a good time to create one and post it here. A good mission statement tells you what drives a company to do what it does.


Company policies – Are there company policies that are particularly important to your business? Perhaps your unlimited paternity/maternity leave policy has endeared you to employees across the company. This is a good place to talk about that.


Executive profiles – A company is only as strong as its executive leadership. This is a good place to show off who’s occupying the corner offices. Write a nice bio about each executive that includes what they do, how long they’ve been at it, and what got them to where they are.

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TEACHER CULTURAL TOURS

LAS VEGAS - GRAND CANYON

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PHOTO: GRAND CANYON

 Bonnie Libka & Two Chinese Teachers 

Teachers have enjoyed the canyon, Indian petroglyphs, casino shopping, desert, and entertainment.

NIAGARA-BOSTON-NYC-DC

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PHOTO: METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART

Teachers have boarded the Maid of the Mist at Niagara, enjoyed the sites and sounds of New York City, and the awe of U.S. Capitol buildings and the museums of       Washington D.C.

MIAMI -FLORIDA KEYS

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PHOTO: FLORIDA ALLIGATOR

South Florida offers stunning beauty in flora and fauna, including the gators. The crystal clear turquoise blue waters of the ocean and gulf, snorkeling, and live music. 

ORLANDO - ATLANTIC COAST

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Of course the theme parks reverberate with adventure and excitement 24/7. From Disney World to Universal, there is absolutely something enjoyable for everyone. Orlando is 90 minutes from either coast; Cape Canaveral Space Center on the Atlantic and Tampa on the Gulf of Mexico.

THE IVY LEAGUE

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Enjoy the history and inspiration of Universities that are older than the nation. Harvard, MIT, Columbia, Yale, and Princeton  are set in some of the oldest and most exciting cities in the U.S.

SAN ANTONIO

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San Antonio is known for the Alamo, River Walk, Art Scene, and great south of the border cuisine, as well as historic Missions. Travelers are never disappointed with the year round celebration we call San Antonio. 

EXCHANGES & COLLABORATIONS


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SCHOOL VISITS & PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

TEACHER IDEA EXCHANGE AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

ADI assists with numerous customized plans for individual or groups of teachers visiting the U.S. for the purpose of professional development. Classroom visits usually include observation, interviews, co-teaching, and teaching. ADI schools are flexible and open to many different scenarios.


ADI has launched a new program, whereby international guest teachers  may participate in a combination of professional development experiences.

  • Faculty institutes
  • conferences
  • professional workshops
  • Idea Exchanges


Whatever experience is desired, they are available nearly any week of the year.

OUTCOMES

  • Enhance Skills of both International Guest and U.S. Teachers.
  • Increase Cultural Awareness.
  • Develop Global Perspective.

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