What Do Parents Say?
International travel has provided my child with a worldly perspective not only in respect to his Global Explorers travels but in his everyday life. Even at his young age, he is able to confidently speak about world issues and advocate for the country that he has visited. It has been a positive life changing experience that has included a higher level of maturity. ... read more
Darlene Libertyville IL, Parent of Leading the Way 2006 Participant
During her experience, she gained an appreciation for another way of life -- a culture and environment very different from ours in Atlanta. Her exposure to the research institute further encouraged her interest in environmental studies. And, by committing to and succeeding in earning a third of the cost of the trip, she gained self-confidence and a greater appreciation for this opportunity. ... read more