TEA Program Announcement FY16 Writable PDF Final .pdf


Nom original: TEA-Program-Announcement-FY16-Writable-PDF-Final.pdf
Auteur: Sana Mahmood

Ce document au format PDF 1.6 a été généré par Microsoft® Word 2010, et a été envoyé sur fichier-pdf.fr le 21/02/2016 à 19:52, depuis l'adresse IP 154.108.x.x. La présente page de téléchargement du fichier a été vue 479 fois.
Taille du document: 326 Ko (2 pages).
Confidentialité: fichier public


Aperçu du document


TEACHING EXCELLENCE AND ACHIEVEMENT
(TEA) PROGRAM
A program of the U.S. Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA)
and implemented by IREX

PROGRAM ANNOUNCEMENT
The Teaching Excellence and Achievement (TEA) Program
provides international teachers with unique opportunities to
develop expertise in their subject areas, enhance their
teaching skills, and increase their knowledge about the United
States. TEA consists of a six-week non-degree, non-credit
customized academic program including seminars on new
teaching methodologies, curriculum development, lesson
planning, and instructional technology. Participants will also
take part in a practicum in a U.S. secondary school near their
host university to work closely with U.S. teachers and teach
and present to U.S. students. Cultural enrichment, mentoring,
and support will be provided throughout the program. The
international participants will travel to the United States in two cohorts of approximately 80 teachers each
in the spring or fall 2017.
Upon returning home, TEA program alumni
are eligible to apply for small grants for
essential teaching materials, follow-on
training for other teachers, collaborative
projects between schools in their home
country and the United States, and other
activities that build on their U.S. experience.

The TEA
provides:













fellowship

is

fully

funded

and

J-1 visa support;
A pre-departure orientation held in participant’s home
country
Round-trip airfare to and within the U.S;
A Welcome Orientation in Washington, D.C.;
Academic program fees;
Housing (generally shared with other program fellows) and
meals;
Accident and sickness medical insurance coverage;
Transportation to the teaching practicum school
(if necessary);
A daily allowance for meals and incidentals during the
academic program;
A baggage/shipping allowance (domestic and
international);
A book/professional development allowance; and
The opportunity to apply for alumni small grants.

Application Deadline: March 30, 2016
To Apply: Applications for the Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program can be obtained
and submitted by contacting: TunisELprograms@state.gov

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS
 Current secondary-level, full-time teachers with five or
more years of classroom experience in English, English
as a Foreign Language (EFL), Math, Science, Social
Studies, or Special Education;
 Citizens of and residents in

Tunisia

 Proficient in written and spoken English with a
minimum score of 450 on the paper-based TOEFL or an
equivalent exam;*
 Continue teaching after completion of the program; and
 Have submitted a complete application.
*A limited number of Fellows with a TOEFL score
between 425 and 450 will be accepted for the program
and will receive additional English language instruction.
The Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program
promotes diversity in the classroom and in learning. The
TEA Program supports inclusion and strongly encourages
teachers with disabilities to apply.


Aperçu du document TEA-Program-Announcement-FY16-Writable-PDF-Final.pdf - page 1/2

Aperçu du document TEA-Program-Announcement-FY16-Writable-PDF-Final.pdf - page 2/2




Télécharger le fichier (PDF)




Sur le même sujet..





Ce fichier a été mis en ligne par un utilisateur du site. Identifiant unique du document: 00402672.
⚠️  Signaler un contenu illicite
Pour plus d'informations sur notre politique de lutte contre la diffusion illicite de contenus protégés par droit d'auteur, consultez notre page dédiée.