St Paul Preparatory School Welcome to the St. Paul Preparatory School online Host Family Orientation. Thank you for volunteering to host a foreign exchange student! Your generosity in opening your home is helping to further U.S. public diplomacy and foreign policy goals. The goal for every student and host family is a mutually rewarding and educational exchange experience. Sufficient preparation and orientation are imperative to help ensure a successful exchange for all parties. There are 6 sections to this orientation (part 2-7), divided into 6 training modules for your convenience. You can either continue through the entire orientation in one sitting, or you may pause between modules and come back. Upon completion of all 6 modules, you will need to take an online quiz to verify that you have completed this orientation. The link to the quiz is located on the SPP website: Click here! Basic Program Rules Welcoming Your Student ◦ Preparation & Early Days of Hosting Travel Tips & Information ◦ Flights & Airline Personnel Potential Problems & Coping Strategies ◦ How to Handle Conflicts, Differences in Religion, Internet Usage Culture Shift ◦ Signals, Phases, & Intercultural Transition Insurance Information ◦ FAQs The next module will cover the basic St. Paul Preparatory program rules that students agree to before coming on program.