FAQs for School Classes

What is the difference between group and school classes? School and group classes are similar and defining the two can be confusing. See our Class distinction chart to get a better idea! What is perfect attendance? We know that all of our students have busy, chaotic lives. Hey, we all do! We also know that […]

Read More

100 Terrific Tips to Exceed Employer Expectations

Some of the traits that make a good employee are culturally-specific. This makes it important for teachers to help our students understand positive employee traits in the US. Bring these ideas into your classroom. Talk about them. Are the traits similar to positive traits in your student’s native country? What are positive employee traits there? […]

Read More

Classroom Principles

Setting up classroom principles and/or responsibilities at the beginning of each class session is a great idea. Get your student(s) involved in creating these. Bring a copy to class each day or provide a copy for students. Here are some ideas, to get you started: — 1. Mutual respect 2. Confidentiality 3. There are no […]

Read More

Parent Guide for College-Bound Youth

The Action Guide for Immigrant Parents – Your Children Can Go to College. Yes They Can! – is an on-line resource for parents of college-bound youth which helps them understand the process of going to college. This link provides access to the great resource – published by the New York Immigration Coalition. You’ll find the document in English […]

Read More