Special Programs For Inter-Cultural Relationships And Learning

What’s happening at Spiral?

SPIRAL now developing curriculum for international schools - March 13, 2017

Announcing a new SPIRAL initiative: an International Curriculum Development Task Force.

SPIRAL presents model for creating successful international education programs - March 8, 2017

SPIRAL representatives travel to Beijing to present SPIRAL’s blueprint for building effective international education.

SPIRAL team to visit Florida schools - January 30, 2017

Two Florida schools interested in hosting SPIRAL short-term programs.

Dual Diploma Program

SPIRAL Dual Diploma Program - Latest Developments - May 8, 2017

SPIRAL International’s Dual Diploma program which will allow tuition-paying Chinese students to receive a diploma from Vermont public schools will commence at Stowe High School this fall. Click here for specific information about how the program will be set up.

SPIRAL International ready to launch a US-China Dual Diploma program. - April 3, 2017

SPIRAL International is developing a US-China Dual Diploma program which would allow tuition-paying Chinese students to study at and, upon successfully fulfilling graduation requirements, receive a diploma from Vermont public schools. Click here for more details.

International Education Headlines

Would fewer years of schooling in China lead to more innovation? - May 9, 2017

Successful Chinese entrepreneur suggests that reducing the required number of years of school in China would help boost innovation.

International students in the US grew by 7.1% last year. - May 8, 2017

More than one million international students attended US schools in 2015-16. Where did they all come from?

Why are more Chinese students in the US going back to China after graduation? - February 7, 2017

In 2012, nearly 30% of the Chinese students who studied in the US stayed here after graduation; that number has fallen to less than 20%.