The Forum on Education Abroad’s 

                            Standards of Good Practice Workshop

      on Developing and Assessing Short Term Education Abroad Programs

                                                        Thursday, November 1, 2012
                                                             Los Angeles, California
                                                        Hosted by Occidental College



This workshop is designed for those responsible for developing, managing, assessing and improving short-term education abroad programs. Participants areexpected to have familiarity with either hosting or sending students on education abroad programs. The goals of this workshop are to assist participants in developing short-term programs in accordance with the Forum’s Standards of Good Practice for Short-Term Education Abroad Programs, and to train participants to assess and improve short-term programs they either operate or send students on by using the Standards as an assessment tool. The workshop includes interactive exercises based on case studies. Participants will explore the importance of managing stakeholder expectations, learn how to manage institutional resources in program design and development, and understand how the Standards of Good Practice support short-term program management and goals.


Early-bird rate through Oct. 4

Regular rate

Oct. 5 - Oct. 24

    Late rate       Oct 24-Nov. 1


Click here to register for the workshop.



This workshop is being held at Occidental College in Swan Hall, Dumke Commins Room. View a campus map here, with Swan Hall and the nearest parking lot clearly marked.

Occidental College

1600 Campus Road

Los Angeles, CA 90041

Directions to campus can be found on the Occidental College website at



Click here for a list of local hotels.



Natalie A. Mello, Executive Director of Member Services and Training, The Forum on Education Abroad


Refund Policy: Requests for refunds must be made in writing to Refunds for withdrawal made prior to October 24 will be fully refunded, minus a 10% processing fee. Requests made after October 24 will be refunded at 50%, or the registrant can opt to credit the total fee to any Forum event in the succeeding 12 months. View the Forum's complete cancellation and refund policy here.