Homemade Chinese Chicken Stock | Cooking Corner

One of the first recipes to make to start the season is Chinese Chicken Stock. The best thing to do is to make a large batch and then freeze it into several small portions to be used in future recipes throughout the winter. This s... Read More

Encouraging Your International Student To Explore American Culture | Dear Angela

Dear Angela, My student spends a lot of time alone, and most of his friends are other international students from his home country. What can I do to encourage my student to get the most out of the local experience? Thanks for any ... Read More

Understanding Chinese Cultural and Educational Perspectives for Better Host Family Experiences

As a host that’s welcoming a Chinese student into your home for the first time, we know how much you want the experience to be successful. It is important first to understand how Chinese families view education, so you know how ... Read More

How to Help Your International Student Avoid the Mid-Year Slump

We want to provide some helpful insight for our host families on helping students avoid a mid-year slump. One effective thing you can do to help your student have a successful school year is to talk about how to set goals with you... Read More

Preparing for Your New International Student’s Arrival | Dear Angela July 2019

Dear Angela, My family and I recently joined the Cambridge Network community. We are thrilled to welcome a new female student into our home in August. This will be our first time hosting an international student, and we want to ma... Read More

Simple and Easy Chinese Breakfast Dishes | Cooking Corner

Cooking is a lovely way of sharing cultures and getting to know your student, what better way to make your student feel at home than a home-cooked meal. Invite your student to join you on a shopping trip to your local Asian Market... Read More