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Funded Global Fellowship in China

The WorldTeach Global Education Fellowship (GEF) focuses on the intersections of globalization and learning in the 21st century.As one of our China Global Education Fellows, you will live in and experience a country that makes up 20 percent of the world's population and is on the brink of becoming the world's largest economy. What does this mean for the future of global trade and the global workplace? In what ways does China's modernization impact Chinese society, overall, and its next generation of entrepreneurs, teachers, and professionals? How are traditional cultures and norms being impacted during this period of rapid industrialization and urbanization? These questions will be among those posed and explored during your fellowship. Serving as a full time teacher in a local school in Hunan Province, you will also conduct research and reflection projects, either on your own or in collaboration with other Fellows. As a China Global Education Fellow you will develop highly coveted 21st century skills, Chinese cultural expertise, and a basic understanding of the Mandarin language, making you more competitive in the global marketplace. In return, you will serve as a role model for high school and middle school students who are facing a highly competitive educational and employment market, themselves.Placements for your fellowship take you to a town or city in the Hunan province. With a population of more than 65 million people, Hunan Province includes the large capital city of Changsha as well as smaller, but still urban, village centers.The Global Education Fellowship is a multi-faceted professional development program. Fellows are expected to complete research and reflection projects addressing the theme of how 21st century globalization is affecting education and learning, with projects tailored by each Fellowship participant to match their unique areas of interest and career objectives.The research component will average 15 hours per month, while teaching will average 30 hours per week. You will be responsible for lesson plans, grading and other duties as assigned by local school administrators. Class sizes and students' previous exposure to English will vary.What training and support does the Fellowship provide?Intercultural Development Inventory (IDI)© assessment and coaching programMentor support for individual research or reflection project that contributes to the understanding of intersection of globalization and education as it impacts students' futures or learning.Professional development seminars focused on the forces of globalization and their impacts on education and national developmentWorldTeach accredited TEFL certification and week-long orientation to prepare for teaching placementsCareer mentoring upon fellowship conclusionAccess to network of over 7,000 WorldTeach alumni both during fellowship and afterAdditional Fellowship DetailsDepart in early August 2017, return in mid June 2018The Fellowship is funded and includes visa, housing, local transportation, supplemental overseas health and emergency evacuation insurance, orientation and additional training conferences, 24-hour in-country field director support, access to educational resources, TEFL certification, and alumni support and networking. Airfare is not included.Fellows receive a monthly living stipend to cover basic expenses.

Teach and Travel China

The Teach & Travel China program gives you the opportunity of a lifetime where you get to teach English in a Chinese school, immerse yourself in Chinese culture, learn Mandarin and travel around China. Beginning in 2005, this program has proven to be extremely popular and is the biggest TEFL training program in China that draws hundreds of participants from across the globe every year.

API Teach in Thailand

Teaching English is one of the most budget-friendly ways to travel, give back to a community, immerse yourself in a new culture, and gain practical teaching experience. Appreciation of cultural diversity and English language skills are increasingly necessary in a global economy. You can help others to expand their personal and professional opportunities, and broaden your own perspective, through your interactions within the school and community. Live abroad while doing something inspiring, fun, and valuable! API has established strong relationships with schools, language academies, and Ministries of Education around the world to connect teachers, students, and communities. Classroom education experience and foreign language proficiency are helpful, but not required in all destinations. Participants without prior experience teaching English in the US or abroad may wish to enroll in the optional TEFL course we offer. Contact your Program Manager for details. API will provide you with the support and security you need to successfully plan your teach abroad adventure!

Get Paid to Teach English Abroad with an Internationally Accredited TEFL Certification

Want to get paid to live, work and travel in Italy, Japan or Thailand? With 1.5 billion people learning English worldwide, English speakers from all backgrounds can gain employment teaching English in dozens of nations worldwide with an accredited TEFL certification - even without prior teaching experience or even a college degree. TEFL certification courses are 4 weeks full-time and are available in 25 locations in the U.S. and worldwide; part-time (11 weeks) accredited online courses are also available. All students and graduates receive lifetime job placement assistance for teaching English abroad in more than 50 countries across the globe.

Volunteer in Ecuador

Eco Volunteer Up offers you and unique opportunity as a volunteer in Ecuador to explore the great land while working for children and communities. You are welcome to take part of the program any date possible for you to arrive, our volunteer programs are located in different part of the country. You also can combine the programs and don´t need to know Spanish and have special skills, just to desire to help others. Students-individuals or groups can apply online for free. The schedule of volunteer can be arranged with the project minimum hours are from 4 to up. Our on going volunteer programs: Volunteer in Quito: Child care center, Teaching English, children with special needs program, medical program. Volunteer in the Amazon: Community service with indigenous people, wildlife rescue center, teaching English. Volunteer Galapagos: Teaching English, conservation program, organic farm Volunteer Cloud forest: Teaching English, conservation program, organic farm Volunteer Andes: Organic farm, child care center, community program Volunteer on the Coast: Teaching English, child care center, marine conservation program

French Language Teacher

To teach French in all four skills – listening, speaking, writing and reading • To ensure that all pupils are ready and well equipped to take the examination • Ensure that homework is given, done by the pupils and subsequently marked • Ensure that good study habits are developed in class • Attend Parents’ Evenings and communicate with colleagues and parents to keep all concerned informed about the progress of all pupils • Write termly and yearly reports for each pupil • Keep appropriate records • Attend teachers’ meetings and other meetings when appropriate • Abide by the School’s policies and procedures Person Specification Qualification Requirements • Fluency in the French language and good knowledge of grammar • Desirable: experience in French curriculum and teaching

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Fully Funded Global Education Fellowship in Ecuador

About the Ecuador Global Education Fellowship As a WorldTeach Global Education Fellow, you will be on the front lines of international education and innovation, developing professional skills and cross-cultural expertise while broadening your global network. Fellows will live in Ecuador for 8 months participating in Ecuador’s Time to Teach initiative, sponsored by Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa. Fellows will advance effective, student-centered education practices in Ecuadorian schools, while participating in an ongoing conversation about the future of globalization, education and international development in the 21st century. Fellowship postings will be in primary and secondary schools in rural areas such as the Ecuadorian Amazon, home to one of the most bio-diverse regions of the world (Yasuni National Park and Biosphere Reserve), and the Andes and Sierra Highlands, a region of majestic mountains and lush valleys that is famed for its recreational and tourist opportunities. What the Fellowship work will include: The Global Education Fellowship is a multi-faceted professional development program. Fellows are expected to complete research and reflection projects addressing the theme of how 21st century globalization is affecting education and learning, with projects tailored by each Fellowship participant to match their unique areas of interest and career objectives. The research component will average 15 hours per month, while teaching will average 30 hours per week. You will be responsible for lesson plans, grading and other duties as assigned by local school administrators. Class sizes and students’ previous exposure to English will vary. What training and support does the Fellowship provide? • Intercultural Development Inventory (IDI)© assessment and coaching program • Mentor support for individual research or reflection project that contributes to the understanding of intersection of globalization and education as it impacts students’ futures or learning. • Professional development seminars focused on the forces of globalization and their impacts on education and national development • WorldTeach accredited TEFL certification and week-long orientation to prepare for teaching placements • Career mentoring upon fellowship conclusion • Access to network of over 7,000 WorldTeach alumni both during fellowship and after Additional Fellowship Details • Fellows are placed in rural K-12 schools in the Amazonian and Sierra (Andes) regions of Ecuador. • Fellows live with an assigned host family in the local community. • Breakfast and dinner are provided by the host family and typically consist of rice, meat, and beans or lentils. Potatoes are native to the Sierra region and are also featured in the Ecuadorian diet, along with fresh fruits and juices. • The Fellowship is fully funded and includes visa, housing, transportation and international airfare, supplemental overseas health and emergency evacuation insurance, orientation and additional training conferences, 24-hour in-country field director support, access to educational resources, TEFL certification, and alumni support and networking. • Fellows receive a monthly living stipend to cover basic expenses.

API Teach in Vietnam

Teaching English is one of the most budget-friendly ways to travel, give back to a community, immerse yourself in a new culture, and gain practical teaching experience. Appreciation of cultural diversity and English language skills are increasingly necessary in a global economy. You can help others to expand their personal and professional opportunities, and broaden your own perspective, through your interactions within the school and community. Live abroad while doing something inspiring, fun, and valuable! API has established strong relationships with schools, language academies, and Ministries of Education around the world to connect teachers, students, and communities. Classroom education experience and foreign language proficiency are helpful, but not required in all destinations. Participants without prior experience teaching English in the US or abroad may wish to enroll in the optional TEFL course we offer. Contact your Program Manager for details. API will provide you with the support and security you need to successfully plan your teach abroad adventure!

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Year-Long Funded Teaching Opportunities in the Marshall Islands and American Samoa

WorldTeach, a non-profit organization founded through Harvard University, is currently accepting applications for passionate individuals to serve as volunteer teachers in our yearlong, funded programs in the Pacific Islands of American Samoa and the Marshall Islands. Programs are funded by each country's ministry/department of education. Applications will be accepted into June 2018, and volunteers will depart July/August 2018 for one year. Teaching experience is not required and the program is open to international students. Volunteers are full time teachers of English, math and science. "The most important thing I learned during my WorldTeach experience is that I can step out of my comfort zone and into an entirely new experience and come out having accomplished more than I ever expected. I learned that having an open mind, a sense of adventure, and persistence will allow me to make the most of every experience and opportunity in life." American Samoa volunteerYearlong volunteers receive:- Housing (teacher apartment or host family)- Monthly stipend - Visa- Health & emergency evacuation insurance- Training comprising 3-4 week Orientation upon arrival, Mid Service Conference, and End of Service Conference- Meals and housing during orientation and conferences- Transportation between training and placement sites- Support from full time, in-country field staff- Professional development through Teacher Quality Program and WorldTeach professional development communitiesWorldTeach volunteers also receive the following benefits as part of the WorldTeach network- Access to WorldTeach TEFL Certification enrollment at the volunteer rate- Discounted enrollment to UN-mandated University for Peace Centre for Executive Education online certificate course- Access to graduate school scholarships for WorldTeach alumni

API Teach in Mexico

Teaching English is one of the most budget-friendly ways to travel, give back to a community, immerse yourself in a new culture, and gain practical teaching experience. Appreciation of cultural diversity and English language skills are increasingly necessary in a global economy. You can help others to expand their personal and professional opportunities, and broaden your own perspective, through your interactions within the school and community. Live abroad while doing something inspiring, fun, and valuable! API has established strong relationships with schools, language academies, and Ministries of Education around the world to connect teachers, students, and communities. Classroom education experience and foreign language proficiency are helpful, but not required in all destinations. Participants without prior experience teaching English in the US or abroad may wish to enroll in the optional TEFL course we offer. Contact your Program Manager for details. API will provide you with the support and security you need to successfully plan your teach abroad adventure!

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