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2019 Alumni Workshop for Youth Leaders in English Teaching in Irpin, Ukraine

From May 29 to June 2, 58 alumni from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine gathered in Irpin, Ukraine for the first ever AlumniWorkshop for Youth Leaders in English Teaching (WYLET)! Following the success from six years of WYLET...

Love at First Sight: Stories of Alumni Falling In Love With Their Host Communities...

The most exciting part of becoming an exchange student is getting to experience a different culture and meeting new people. Ever since the inception of the FLEX Program, a great number of exchange students have helped promote cross cultural...

FLEX English Teacher Training in Kharkiv, Ukraine

FLEX Alumni Coordinator Vadym Hladun ’16 (Kharkiv, Ukraine/ Kalama, WA) held a first-of-its-kind event in Kharkiv city: the English Teacher Training on March 2. The English Teacher Training hosted 30 teachers who learned about unique approaches to teaching English...

How FLEX Alumni Impact Small Communities

For recently-returned FLEX alumni there is always a lingering question in the back of their minds: What’s next? Most go to universities in their home countries or abroad, while some stay to finish another year of high school. With...

Olena Nikitiuk ’18 Implements WYLET Grant Project in Ukraine

“Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.” – Benjamin Franklin Olena Nikitiuk '18 (Rivne, Ukraine/Silver Spring, MD), FLEX City Representative of Rivne, Ukraine was awarded a Workshop for Youth Leaders in English...