• Meet Marta, she is 16 years old. She is close with her family and hopes to build a close relationship with her American family. Her two brothers have been exchange students and she is excited to be one too. She loves playing volleyball, skiing, going to the gym and visiting historical cities.


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Anhelina’s High School Exchange Year

Travel often changes us–opening our eyes to new things and inspiring understanding and personal growth. Greenheart loves to hear from our past travelers. Here’s an update from

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Life Lessons from the Summer Work Travel Program

Meet Paula Dzifa Xatse, an alumna of Greenheart’s Summer Work Travel program. While on a Job Fair in Ghana before COVID, one of our staff members met

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The perks of being a Greenheart Local Coordinator

Local Coordinators (LCs)  facilitate host family and international high school student relationships in their local communities. They ensure that our cultural exchange programs run smoothly by matching

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Alumna Maruscha Reflects on her Exchange Year Experience 

Maruscha’s First Impressions I attended Lakeview High School in 2006-07 for my senior year. I remember I arrived on an evening flight and I remember the drive.

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Cultural Exchange…for a Horse!?

The perfect host family for Annemijn My name is Annemijn and I was a Greenheart exchange student in Colorado in 2016 – 2017.  I live in The

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Teaching Special Education in Las Vegas, NV; An Interview with Teach USA Teacher, Malou Jubay

Greenheart Exchange reached out to our Teach USA Program participants to interview them about their time teaching here in the US. The Teach USA program brings international teachers to

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Tips for Finding a Volunteer Activity

We all know that volunteering is a rewarding experience for everyone involved, but finding the perfect place to volunteer can be overwhelming. That is why we’ve put

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Teaching Special Education in the USA at Chicago Public Schools; An Interview with Carmina Norona

Greenheart Exchange reached out to our Teach USA Program participants to interview them about their time teaching here in the US. The Teach USA program brings international

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What’s it like being an Greenheart Exchange F1 Student in the USA?

Greenheart F-1 student Xuezhu “Stephanie” Hua came to the U.S. from China through Greenheart’s F-1 program in 2017 when she was 14 years old. This spring she

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Video: Hiring International Teachers with Greenheart

Enhance your K-12 school with highly-qualified and enthusiastic international teachers. Greenheart Exchange’s Teach USA program connects accredited U.S. host schools with teachers from around the world who

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