In Survival Strategies, more than twenty experienced travelers with disabilities share stories, tips and resources related to participating in international programs. This easy-to-use guide addresses the disability-related aspects of going on an international exchange, including choosing a program, applying, preparing to travel, adjusting to life in a new country and returning home. Find a wealth of useful information and advice to help in planning experiences abroad.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
Get ready for a tranformation! Read about and learn from people with all types of disabilities who have studied in Australia, conducted consulting projects in Japan, taught school in Jamaica, done environmental work in Costa Rica, volunteered in Russia and more!From the Inside Flap:
Learn from students who used vocational rehabilitation funds or earned scholarships to support their study overseas.
Read about lessons learned to avoid problems during international flights.
Hear firsthand accounts of planning for support and navigating in another country as a Fulbright exchange grantee or as a Peace Corps volunteer.
Find out how one person raised enough money to participat in a multi-country musical exchange.
Discover the tangible educational, professional and personal benefits people with disabilities have gained from these international experiences.
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Mobility International USA, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111880034700
Book Description Mobility International USA, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Brand New!. Bookseller Inventory # VIB1880034700
Book Description Mobility International USA, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1880034700
Book Description Mobility International USA. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 1880034700 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1718116