ISA Students Speak Out: Busting 5 Common Misconceptions About Studying in the Arab World

Michael Stewart is an ISA Site Specialist for the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia. Michael works with students studying abroad in Jordan, Morocco and India. 1. Learning Arabic is Nearly Impossible Learning Arabic can be fun! And it’s not as hard as you may think if you have the right teacher and resources at your disposal. In a survey of ISA students, 100% stated they agree their language classes helped improve foreign language acquisition over the course of my program and 88% agree foreign language courses were a significant component of their overall experience abroad. Studying Arabic opens … Continue reading ISA Students Speak Out: Busting 5 Common Misconceptions About Studying in the Arab World