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On Monday, September 30th, American Councils for International Education President Dr. Dan E. Davidson joined language leaders from government, industry, nonprofits, and the broader field of education to examine the feasibility of eradicating barriers to foreign language education in the U.S., and in other English-speaking countries. The group asked directly: Is the English language enough for our children? And if not, why?
Corruption in higher education casts a shadow on many countries that are working towards more modern and progressive political and economic systems. While this is slowing changing, Ukraine has been no exception. From bribes to faculty or administrators to award degrees, to students benefitting from unregulated testing standards, corruption has undermined the quality of the country's higher education programs domestically and its recognition in the international market. As Ukraine moves toward a more transparent higher education system, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and American Councils for International Education, in an alliance with 16 other partners, are ramping up their participation and investment.
July 31, 2013-- Senior Advisor and two-time Olympic medalist Michelle Kwan greeted 17 teachers from China and Egypt at American Councils this July. The Teachers of Critical Languages Program (TCLP) exchange teachers were in Washington, D.C. for a 10-day orientation program designed to prepare them for a yearlong teaching experience in the U.S.
As part of an outbound project, Professional Fellows Program (PFP) alumna Veronica Vragaleva organized a post-program visit to Moldova for her U.S. hosts, Senator Mike Brubaker and his wife, Cindy. Veronica’s project aimed to introduce Senator Brubaker to the tax system of the Republic of Moldova, and its connection to other financial and non-financial organizations. The Main State Tax Inspectorate of the Republic of Moldova sponsored the project.
Please join American Councils on Friday, September 20th, 2013 for our 3rd Annual Silent Auction and Open House! Individual tickets start at only $20 and can be purchased here! For a list of some exciting auction items, visit the event's website. We'd like to thank the following sponsors for their generous donations: Presenting Sponsor: Famous Famiglia Platinum Sponsor: Davidoff & Associates, CPAs Gold Sponsors: