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Apps to Keep Kids Reading

For families living internationally, access to books can be a real challenge. Filling a suitcase with books isn’t so practical, and libraries in your new location may not exist (or don’t offer books in your native language). With these challenges, it may be difficult to encourage young children to keep up their reading skills while you’re on the move. 

A great reading app on a mobile device may be the solution your family needs. On the list below, we include a few prereading apps for younger kids along with great ebook apps that appeal to older children who have begun reading.…

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Resources for Christian Workers

A subset of families living internationally are those involved in Christian service. These families have a unique cross-cultural lifestyle and are typically involved in sharing with others about their faith or in service ministries such as education, healthcare, social justice, literacy, or economic development.
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Buying Books Internationally

There are several great book selling sites that offer delivery internationally, sometimes even FREE delivery anywhere in the world.
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Home Education Community Groups by Location

Finding a supportive community is vital to a good experience living in a new culture. It will provide social opportunities for both parents and children and allow you to exchange ideas and advice.
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FREE Educational Resources Online

Numerous free educational resources are available online, and the list below includes some of the best free sites for those living in another culture.
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Transition Seminars & Support

If you are experiencing a major transition as an internationally mobile family, a seminar or coaching session may be helpful.
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Family Counseling & Coaching

Sometimes families need to reach out for help. Whether you’re dealing with a crisis or facing the challenging aspects of living in another culture, counseling or coaching is a good option to support your family.

Family Safety Worksheets

Take some practical steps to protect your family while living internationally. These worksheets help you identify and discuss your family's vulnerabilities.