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February 22, 2024
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10 Ways Your Middle Schooler Can Gain Leadership Experience

Are you a parent seeking ways to help your middle schooler develop their leadership skills? You've come to the right place! In this blog post, we'll highlight ten effective strategies for your child to gain valuable leadership experience during their middle school years.

Whether your child aspires to be a future leader or simply wants to enhance their interpersonal skills, these strategies will provide a strong foundation. We will also explore the significance of leadership experience and discuss why it is essential for their personal and academic growth.

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February 15, 2024
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Mastering Parent-Teacher Communication: A Guide for Middle School Parents

At Envision by WorldStrides, we are proud to partner with educators and parents to help bring learning to life for students around the country. That’s why we know firsthand the importance of robust parent-teacher communication for the success of middle school students. As parents, your role in your child's education is crucial, and keeping open lines of communication with their teachers is key to enhancing their academic journey.

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February 8, 2024
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Getting into Nursing School: 3 Expert Tips for High School Students

Are you a high school student dreaming of a career in nursing? Or perhaps you're a parent researching the best path for your child to enter the healthcare field? Either way, you're in the right place.

With a growing demand for dedicated nurses, competition for nursing school admissions is on the rise. To boost your chances of getting accepted, it's crucial to understand the application process and what admissions committees are looking for! 

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January 31, 2024
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5 Tips for a Successful Trip Away from Home

Angelina, one of our Alumni Ambassadors, generously agreed to write about her experience at NYLF: Medicine & Health Care for our blog! Read on for her top five tips when preparing for your next Envision by WorldStrides program. 

The idea of leaving home by yourself can seem pretty daunting, especially if you’re going to another state. I know I was nervous to be away from my family while at Envision with people I had never met before. Although it’s nice to be surrounded by the comfort of your home, there are numerous benefits to coming out of your shell and being in the company of people with the same interests as you. So, here are 5 tips I have for you to have a successful trip away from home!

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January 25, 2024
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Finding High School Internships: A Comprehensive Guide

High school internships are an excellent avenue to gain hands-on experience, explore professional interests, and steer your future career pathway. This guide will help you discover how to secure high school internships that match your aspirations.