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Successfully Completed the First Cycle of the BELL+ Program

July 18, 2018    bell_plus, bell+
BELL+ Teachers at ELTA Conference, Belgrade
The first cycle of the Beginner English Language Lessons Plus - BELL+ Program conducted from October 2017 to June 2018 is successfully completed. Funded by the U.S. Embassy to Serbia, the program is implemented by American Councils Belgrade in collaboration with eight American Corners across the country. We are happy ...

Benefits of Cultural Exchanges

July 11, 2018
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Kristina Koprivica and Bojan Francuz returned from FLEX program (at the time the program's name was A-SMYLE) ten years ago and this is a story they wrote for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / ArkansasOnline.com (the oldest continuously published newspaper west of the Mississippi River!) about how this U.S. government-sponsored exchange program impacted their ...

Macedonia Welcomes Nine New Alumni

July 11, 2018
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By Bojan Aleksovski, YES 2013-2014, Macedonia, hosted by AFS in Chelmsford, MA Every year, approximately one month after program participants return home, American Councils’ alumni coordinators conduct re-entry seminars for new alumni.  The newest generation of nine YES alumni returned to Macedonia on June 15, and their re-entry seminar was ...