Applications for the Fulbright Teaching Excellence and Achievement (Fulbright TEA) Program are now open. TEA is a fully funded program that brings international secondary-level teachers to the United States for a six-week program that offers academic seminars for professional development at a host university. Participants observe classrooms and share their expertise with teachers and students at the host university and at local secondary schools.
Selected teachers will:
– Participate in advanced undergraduate or graduate level classes at a U.S. host university.
– Observe classes, co-teach, and share their expertise with U.S. colleagues in U.S. secondary schools
– Take part in other education and cultural activities while on program in the United States.
– Upon returning home, teachers will be expected to share the knowledge and experience gained on the program with teachers and students in their home schools and within their communities.
To be eligible for the TEA program, applicants should be current secondary-level, full-time teachers of English, English as a Foreign Language (EFL), math, science, or social studies (civics, history, geography, global studies, etc.), including special education; have a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent; five or more years of full-time teaching experience; applicants should have demonstrated oral and written English language proficiency, be a South African citizen; and adhere to other requirements as indicated in the application.
Applications are open till March 29 2019
For queries and application form request please email RELOSouthAfrica@state.gov or call 0124314359.