Secrets of successful low stress entertaining for the approaching Holiday Season

Special Offer for the Parents of The Magellan Intl School Students

In response to growing interest by the parents of The Magellan International School students in etiquette coaching, Marie-Catherine Bearden, Founder and President of Académie de l’étiquette – AE,  now offers sessions for parents in social etiquette.

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About the founder

AE founder, Marie-Catherine Bearden, is an academic professional whose background includes teaching children and teens in international schools in Africa and South Asia, as well as serving as a professor at Georgetown University in D.C, and The University of Texas at Austin. Her long experience in international diplomacy has also guided her approach to etiquette and protocol for all.

More about Marie-Catherine can be found in this article in The Daily Texan.

Click here to learn more about Marie-Catherine Bearden.
Course Overview

The two-hour program includes the secrets of successful planning for home entertaining, from the simple elegance of a backyard barbecue to a sparkling, starched linen sit-down dinner. This session will also cover proper table setting and guest seating, modern dining etiquette, hosts and guests responsibilities, and more.

Place: The Magellan International School – Anderson Lane Campus.

No meal will be served.  Snack and beverage will be available.

For more information about this course, please phone us at 512-332-4365 or send us an email at