Tag Archives: Language Learning

Spain Summer Program Leader Announcement

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Buenas noticias! We’re thrilled to announce that we have two amazing returning leaders committed to lead our summer language program in Spain for 8th and 9th graders! Brock Schardin and Lucia Donatelli will be headed to Spain this summer.… Continue reading

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Putney Premiere: Summer Language Program in France

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Check out the latest Putney Premiere video from our summer language program in France. Language Learning France students are found navigating local markets, dune hopping at Dune du Pilat, and basking in the sun along the Seine. There’s a … Continue reading

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Student Video from Costa Rica 2013

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Caitlin Karna, a senior at Ursuline Academy in Dallas, TX, traveled with us on our 2013 summer language immersion program in Costa Rica. She recently got in touch with us with some inspiring words and a terrific video from Continue reading

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Language Learning in the Chocolate Factory

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Students from our summer language immersion program in France spent the day learning about the intricacies of French chocolate. Read on to learn more!

 

At the Max Vauche Chocolaterie we had a fantastic experience discovering the art of French … Continue reading

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Assumptions: An Essay from Our France Program

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Daniel, a sophomore at Trevor Day School in New York City, traveled with us on our high school language program in France in 2012. He recently shared this essay with us about his experience with his French homestay family.

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Photos from our Argentina Summer Programs

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Take a look at this photo slideshow we put together from our summer community service and language immersion programs in Argentina for high school students.… Continue reading

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Costa Rica Alumna Returns for Gap Year

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Check out this interview with an alumna of our 2010 summer language immersion and community service program in Costa Rica for high school students. Melody, who has now graduated from high school, is currently living in the community service Continue reading

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Six-Time Leader Talks Travel, Language, and Learning

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Christian Cousins, a six-time Putney leader, has led high school students on summer programs abroad including a  high school language trip to Argentina, a summer language program in Spain, and a Pre-College Enrichment program in Spain. Click Continue reading

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Brock Schardin teaching in Madrid on a Fulbright Grant

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We recently caught up with veteran leader Brock Schardin, who currently teaches in a Spanish public high school in Madrid as part of a Fulbright grant. Brock has led our high school summer language program in Spain twice. Read Continue reading

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Language Learning France: A History of Immersion

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We recently pieced together these then and now photos from our summer language immersion program in France for high school students realized that both were taken by leaders who currently work here in the Putney Barn! The black and white Continue reading

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