This week's episode highlights Mikaela's ('19) experience studying in the Dominican Republic. She explains how attending a bilingual elementary school helped set her up for learning and interacting in her community in Spanish. During her time in the DR she completed service learning in a 2nd grade classroom and talks about the joys of speaking Spanish with the children.
In this week's episode, Kelly ('19) contrasts her two experiences teaching in France and explains the different attitude towards education that she noticed while student teaching in France compared to student teaching in Wisconsin.
Tune in to hear Sophia ('19) talk about her semester in Ecuador exploring the rainforest and doing research with a dental student. She also shares valuable advice about establishing a mindset in order to face the challenge of learning Spanish while studying abroad.
Amy, Director of Business Engagement at St. Norbert College, stopped by to share her study abroad experience with us. Amy has kept her experience very much alive, and continues to appreciate the lessons she learned abroad, even though it was almost 20 years ago.