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Grateful for the Challenge

Fernanda and her family moved to Florida from Brazil a couple of years ago, and she’s been meeting with her English teacher Pat for nearly a year through Intercambio’s online program, called CC English.  

Paying it Forward

We recently sat down with Jorge Hurtado, a long-time teacher at Intercambio, to learn more about him and why he enjoys teaching. 

An Exciting Opportunity to Magnify Our Impact

After a few months of being part of the Intercambio team, I’ve found the collective passion of our board, staff, participants, and other stakeholders to achieve our mission incredibly genuine and inspiring….

Invest in Ripple Effects

Back in 2004, Guillermina and her husband started taking weekly English classes at home while their three young children played nearby. The skills and connections she would gain have impacted her life and her family’s for generations.

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A New CEO & A New Chapter of Growth

Update from Jenny Desmond, Interim Executive Director After almost a year as the Interim Executive Director, I am pleased to share that John Lopez, PhD,

Race & Equity Conversations at Our CORE

Talking about race and racism can be a sensitive subject. Over the last two years, Intercambio has made an effort to bring opportunities for English

Lessons that Question Stereotypes & Unlock Pride

Intercambio’s curriculum builds life-changing connections between teachers and students by initiating meaningful conversations that allow them to share personal and cultural perspectives. Recently, CC English

Response to Curriculum Survey

Thanks for taking the time to answer our Confidence and Connections Curriculum Survey earlier this year!  We received over 100 responses from teachers and administrators

Part of the Family

After retiring from a 20-year teaching career, Vicki Kinzie was accustomed to high school students who were less than eager to learn, but what she