earning high school credit

Students can receive an official transcript for their completed work that they may submit to their school for transfer credit, or attach separately to an application or resume. Please check with your school district or supervisor regarding their policy for accepting transfer credit for students.

EF courses are aligned with National Social Studies Standards (NCSS), 21st Century Skills (P21), Standards for Foreign Language Learning (ACTFL), Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy in History/Social Studies and the EdSteps Global Competency Matrix.

Global Studies: Online Learning 

Course details 
EF has developed an online course that combines pre-tour planning and research with on-tour learning and a post-tour creative project. By completing their coursework using weShare—EF's digital learning space—students can earn 0.5 elective credits. weShare guides students to develop projects that reflect their own personal interests and strengths, and their work is published online in the project gallery

Eligibility 
Students taking an EF tour in grades 6-12 are eligible for credit. 

Credit 
Successful course completion based on the rubric will earn students 0.5 elective high school credits. Grading, credit and transcripts are provided through EF. If an official high school transcript is required, please email education.department@ef.com

Cost 
Tuition is free and there are no fees.

Learn more 
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