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Kourova Alla Valentinovna, Candidate of pedagogical sciences, professor, sub-department of modern languages and literature, University of Central Florida (4000 Central Florida blvrd, Orlando, USA),
Mikhanova Ol'ga Pavlovna, Candidate of pedagogical sciences, associate professor, sub-department of English language, director of the Center of advanced studies and additional education, Penza State University (40 Krasnaya street, Penza, Russia),

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Background. International exchange and training programs play a significant role in the development of international cooperation between educators from different nations. How it started? Why? The article deals with the brief overview of historical development of international exchange programs in the USA in the 20th century. More and more teachers and school administrators participate in exchange programs and implement new curricular and instructional practices in their institutions.
Results. A review of literature and documents helped to analyze the background of educational, curricular, and cultural aspects of international exchange programs in education.
Conclusions. The brief overview of historical development of international exchange programs revealed the role that those programs played and the place that they took in achieving goals of American foreign and domestic policies in different periods of the 20th century.

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international exchange programs, historical development.

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