If you are a U.S. . . .
• Primary and/or secondary classroom teacher
• Guidance counselor
• Curriculum specialist
• Curriculum head
• Talented and Gifted coordinator
• Special Education coordinator
• Media specialist/librarian
• Other types of educators eligible
You may be eligible to participate in a unique international professional development opportunity for 2-6 weeks through the Fulbright Program! Please refer to the program website for full eligibility details.
Teachers may travel to:
Brazil: Provide training to middle school and high school mathematics teachers in pedagogical content knowledge, with a focus on problem-based learning. The U.S. teacher will provide quality group training for a cohort of 30-40 early-career Brazilian mathematics teachers who are enrolled in Ensina Brasil's leadership and teaching development program. Portuguese or Spanish language proficiency is required.
Spain: Galicia is involved in a Digital Agenda with a strong STEM perspective: robotics, computing and programming, design thinking, etc. Teacher trainers are in need of specialized materials as well as new and innovative practices for teaching STEM fields. The CAFI is the Regional Center for Teacher Training and Innovation. Spanish language proficiency is preferred.
The award funds travel costs, lodging, meals, local transportation, and related costs.
Application deadline: 5/30/18
Eligibility Requirements: www.fulbrightteacherexchange.org
This program is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs and is administered by the Institute of International Education.