Cambridge Network Host Family Spotlight Profiles | May 2019

An Unbreakable Bond Susan and Sharon share a special connection after spending four years living together learning each other’s different interests, exploring the culture of the city, and sharing each other’s culture. Susan cu... Read More

“How can Host Families Help Build Student Independence” | Dear Angela May 2019

“Dear Angela: I host two young men, and one of them doesn’t know how to cook anything! I am going on vacation and needing respite care, and we have to find some place for him to go where the mom or dad can make him meals, ... Read More

End of the Year Checklist for Host Families

The school year is coming to an end, and so are your hosting duties! There are still a couple of things that need to be done before your student heads home. Below, we have listed essential things hosts need to complete before you ... Read More

Cambridge Network Host Family Testimonial: The Cordova Family

The Cordova family have been hosting their student, Summer, since the fall of 2017. Summer attends the Wooster School in Danbury, CT. What initially drew your interest in becoming a Cambridge Network host for international student... Read More

Eastern vs. Western Valentine’s Day: Cultural Celebrations of Romance

Stories of romantic love surround the history of both the Western celebration of romance as well its Eastern counterparts. Valentine’s Day originated as a Christian holiday honoring Saint Valentine, while the Chinese day of ... Read More

Holiday Highlights! – Celebrating with my Host Student

Each school year our host families from across the US welcome international students into their family. Our students will try new foods, meet new people, forge bonds, and for many celebrate the holidays for the first time. Below y... Read More