• Education Overseas

    Homeschooling While Traveling

    While Traveling: Consider Homeschooling For Your Children. As the school year is just around the corner there is a lot of excitement happening in the air. The kids are ready to meet their classmates. The parents are ready for the children to finally get back to the established routines and start doing something more productive. We have changed several schools while traveling around the world. Schools are a lot of fun, opportunities for learning and development. Schools are life within life with victories, failures, achievements, frustrations, friendships, discoveries and sometimes disappointments. I would like to speak from my experience as a parent and a teacher. Every time we would move,…

  • Traveling

    Being a Foreigner is a Privilege

    Being a foreigner is a privilege. Why would this thought even come to my mind? Why would this be even significant? How do I benefit from thinking like this? I think everybody who has an opportunity to travel abroad for work, for pleasure, for exploration might consider this: being a foreigner is a privilege. When I talk about privilege I do not mean entitled, I mean privilege as responsibility, and being humble. First: coming to a new country we have to remember that we are a different set of habits, traditions, perceptions. This can certainly create some particularities in different situations. It is about how we handle them. Having lived…