May 2019
We need your help!
Second annual survey on host compensation


We need your help. Our second annual survey of homestay programs about host compensation is now open. We would greatly appreciate your taking a moment to answer six questions We'll share the results in the near future. 

Last year's survey showed that there was a wide range of compensation across the country, ranging from $575 per month in the Atlantic provinces to $1,200 in Whistler, British Columbia. Visit our website to view last year's results.  

You could win: As a small thank you for participating, each survey-taker will be entered in a draw for a $25 Tim Hortons or Starbucks gift card. 

Answer the survey here. It takes less than 5 minutes.

We still have a few spaces in our Cultural Intelligence Workshop being held in Toronto next Thursday, May 9. This full-day session will help you to improve your ability to work with everyone from different cultures, including agents, students and parents. 

As always, please get in touch if you have any comments or questions. 
(613) 888-9560         

Boost your
Cultural Intelligence
at our Toronto workshop

You can increase your own Cultural Intelligence and help homestay hosts to be prepared for cultural differences when they welcome international students. Plan to attend the Toronto Cultural Intelligence workshop on May 9. 

Malvina Rapko, a certified Cultural Intelligence (CQ) trainer, will present this full-day workshop, which is ideal for homestay staff and all international educators. It's perfect for anyone who works with students, parents and agents. 

Here are just a few of the outcomes you will achieve: 
  •   Understand the capabilities behind increasing one's cultural intelligence (CQ)
  •   Receive a personalized feedback report
  •   Compare your CQ with worldwide norms
  •   Participate in reflection exercises that demonstrate interpretations of the feedback
  •   Create an action and development plan
Take a look at the Toronto agenda

Here's a link to register for the event. Space is limited so register now! 

Please get in touch if you have any questions!
Career Opportunities in International Education
Take a look at our job board to see the latest career international education opportunities across Canada. Some of these include: 

Manager, Global Learning and Engagement, Humber College, Ontario

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