If you’re still undecided about making the
commitment to spending a school year
abroad, ASSE’s Summer Homestay or
European Summer Language programs offer
the perfect solution.
You’ll get a firsthand experience with another
country’s culture and way of life, and you’ll be
able to improve your foreign language skills
dramatically! (In some countries we can place
you in a family where English is spoken as a
You may choose from ASSE’s long list of
partner countries (see page 4) for a short-
term exchange experience during the
July and August.
S UMM E R P R O G R A M S
What better way to immerse yourself in a
country’s language and culture than by
experiencing life as a member of a family?
You don’t just observe life in another country
but actually live it just as a native does.
If you’re just beginning to study a foreign
language, or even if you haven’t yet but want to,
ASSE’s Summer Homestay programs are ideal for
you. You’ll live with a volunteer host family and
share in their daily summer activities. And in do-
ing so, you’ll discover the heart and soul of your
chosen homestay country. Spending your days
as a typical teenager might, you’ll play sports,
see films, get involved in your host family’s
activities, or perhaps join them during their
summer holiday travels.
You don’t just
observe life in
live it just as a