Participant Resources

 Pre-Departure Orientation Manual

Armenia, Georgia, Russia, Ukraine
Belarus 
Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan 
Serbia 
Uzbekistan 
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 Virtual Keyboard List

Virtual keyboard gives you an opportunity to type in your native language using an American computer

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What do you need to know about the US?

(All web resources listed below are not affiliated with World Learning)
General information about American holidays can be found at:
http://www.usa.gov/citizens/holidays.shtml
Find out about the United States flag and its history at:
http://www.pueblo.gsa.gov/cic_text/misc/ourflag/titlepage.htm
Find out more about the American social and cultural history at:
http://www.everyculture.com/To-Z/United-States-of-America.html
http://www.si.edu/Encyclopedia_SI/History_and_Culture/
Information about different American cities can be found at:
http://national.citysearch.com/guide/
Weather
http://www.weather.com/
Currency
http://www.xe.com/ucc/
Metric Conversions
http://www.calculateme.com/
Celsius/Fahrenheit
http://www.calculateme.com/cTemperature/CelsiusToFahrenheit.htm

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