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Have you ever considered hosting a Chinese Foreign
Exchange Student to bring Chinese culture and language
into your home on a daily basis for your child(ren)?
Well, you’re in good company!
Several FCC-Austin families have done so in the past,
and in an effort to improve the success rates of these
programs, some FCC-Austin members and non-members in our
local community have kindly stepped forward to make
themselves available to you. They are: The Ashleys, the
Dunphys, the Lenoxes, the Wallises, and the Witts. All
of these families have completed an approximate
nine-month long hosting obligation to an Asian Foreign
*Our Foreign Exchange Student Consultants
may be collectively reached via the Yahoo!® group: FCCAustinFESConsultants.
Some Issues Encountered while Hosting a Chinese Student
While some have had very positive experiences, others have not. Sometimes host families find it necessary to renege on their obligation as soon as the agency is able to place the student in another home. Some of the issues encountered with specifically hosting a Chinese Foreign Exchange Student are:
Some have wanted to share their positive experiences with you. Here’s a testimonial from Beverly Witt: Hosting a Foreign Exchange Student.
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