Secondary Teachers! Start an Application Today! Deadline: June 15, 2011 at 11:59pm EDT The *Teachers for Global Classrooms Program (TGC)* provides an opportunity for middle and high school teachers from the United States to participate in a professional development program aimed at globalizing U.S. classrooms.
Participants are selected through a national, open competition. TGC is a program of the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural
Affairs (ECA) administered by IREX.
Eligible applicants must be:
*Full-time secondary-level (middle or high school), teaching professionals with five or more years of classroom experience in disciplines including English as a Second Language, English Language or Literature, Social Studies, Mathematics, or Science
Program activities include:
*An online course designed specifically for U.S. teachers aiming to globalize their classrooms;
*Two Global Education Symposiums in Washington, DC; and
*An international fellowship through a ten-day country visit upon successful completion of online course.
*Travel under this program will be to *one* of the following countries: Brazil, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Morocco, or Ukraine.