At International Experience, we believe that learning about other cultures, languages, and customs is the best way to dispel prejudices and embrace global citizenship.

iE-USA Blog

August 15, 2017

Nele blog with family

Opening Homes and Hearts in Central Texas

While many central Texans unwind during the last lazy days of summer, Teal Scott, an exchange student coordinator for iE-USA, is working overtime. “We have over 35 students left looking for a... Read more »

August 08, 2017

A Fit Like Famiy (1)


What is it like to add an exchange student to your family? How do they “fit in”? Host mom and Local Coordinator Pam Moore shares her story of building a... Read more »

August 04, 2017

real Hosting

Real LIFE + Exchange

We love stories from real life host families! Enjoy this interview with the Innes family, who have been a blessing to our program 3 times over! You have hosted three... Read more »

July 30, 2017


“Just Be Warned: They’ll Get Under Your Skin and Attached To Your...

Famous last words, or the start of an epic adventure? Luckily for Kelly and Andy Feulner, it was the beginning of something great. “We don’t have kids of our own,... Read more »

July 22, 2017

amanda with kids blog

Haiti Adoption Project: The Ultimate Win/Win!

This summer, two Illinois sisters who share a passion for FAMILY are teaming up!  One is pursuing a missional adoption, and the other works tirelessly to help high school exchange... Read more »