Tag Archives: SACM

New Open Doors IEP numbers released

American IEP enrollment declined in 2016

At last week’s NAFSA annual conference in Los Angeles, the Institute for International Education (IIE) released the 2016 data on┬ástudent mobility trends for intensive English programs. At the NAFSA session on Tuesday held by EnglishUSA, IIE, and the US Commercial Service, several important points were made about this data. Here is a recap of some of these points, as well

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Planning to Visit an Embassy?

EnglishUSA Stakeholders Conf 2016

Here are a few tips to help you to have a productive and positive experience. Last week, the Executive Director of EnglishUSA, Cheryl Delk-Le Good, sent out a message to the EnglishUSA mailing list requesting that members share tips and best practices when preparing for an embassy visit. As we get closer to the annual IEP Stakeholder Conference, colleagues who are new

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Saudi Students: Is the Boom Over?

An interesting article from the ICEF Monitor has been circulating in the field over the past few days (click here to view) discussing rumored changes to the King Abdullah Scholarship Program (KASP). It is a timely piece for those of us working in TESOL, as many of us have been hearing these rumors (and perhaps even experiencing changes in our intake

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