International Learning

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Current Travel

Global Human Resources Development: Dublin, Ireland

Dublin Ireland

June 5 - June 10, 2023

Join Drs. Lynda Byrd-Poller and Ron Sheffield to explore global human resource development in Dublin, Ireland. Click below to learn more about the ELEOD Program!

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International Study Tour
to Reggio Emilia, Italy


March 17 – May 25, 2023

Join Dr. Jill Jacobi-Vessels in Reggio/Emilia Italy immersed in history and fundamental principles of the Reggio Emilia Approach to early childhood education.

ITALY 2023

Service Learning:
Berlin, Germany


June 14 – June 27, 2023
Applications Deadline: November 4th, 2022

The HSS International Service Learning participants will get first hand international serving learning experience working as key operations and event volunteers for the 2023 Special Olympics World Games in Berlin, Germany.

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International Teaching:

Teaching in Belize

May 14 - May 25, 2023

Spend 12 unforgettable days teaching in rural Belize schools. Weekend cultural excursions include visiting Mayan ruins, hiking through the rainforest and snorkeling in the second largest coral reef in the world!

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International Teaching:

Teaching in Ecuador

Tentative March 6 – March 14, 2020
Application Deadline: January 17, 2020

Spend 8 unforgettable days teaching in rural Ecuadorean schools. Excursions include visiting historic Quito and exploring Ecuador’s gorgeous countryside!
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International Cultural Influences on Counseling and Art Therapy: Ireland


May 11 – May 22, 2020
Application Deadline: November 22, 2019

Explore how global cultures influence mental health counseling in Cork and Dublin, Ireland. Along with collaborative academic experiences, students will visit some of Ireland’s most iconic historic, cultural and natural sites.
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2019 Student Blog...

A World of Opportunities

The College of Education and Human Development is excited to offer International Learning Experiences (ILE) to our students. Each trip is designed to expand global learning and understanding for students in all of the college's degree programs. Read about each trip or contact the CEHD Advising Office to learn which travel opportunity meets your program needs. For example, the Belize ILE is focused on teacher education, K-12, and the Ireland ILE is for students who are studying Art Therapy, Counseling Psychology and Clinical Mental Health. Students can also earn credit hours through the ILE's.

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Video Highlights from Ireland 2017

College of Education & Human Development
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY 40292

Phone: 502 852-5597