English Language Specialist projects vary depending on the needs and experience required in the country of assignments. The sample projects below provide an exciting glimpse into the work Specialists have completed around the world. Read more to learn about the impact Specialists leave on the communities they work with.
English Language Specialist Wendy Coulson spent two months working with teacher trainers at the Queen Rania Teachers Academy in Jordan, both in-country and virtually, to develop a reading and phonics program for young learners.
English Language Specialist Jane Thiefels spent five weeks working alongside the Ministry of Higher Education to conduct a nation-wide assessment of English Teaching needs in the Republic of Benin.
English Language Specialist, Laura Mizuha returned to Brazil for one last month to organize and host one of the biggest events of the year.
English Language Specialist Stephanie Hanson presented at the “Braz-TESOL” (Rio Grande do Norte chapter) English Language Teaching Symposium in Natal.
Specialist Spenser Salas spent two weeks working with teachers in Bahrain as part of a Summer Institute for regional public school teachers.
Specialist Christine Jernigan spent two weeks meeting with key stakeholders from Laotian universities and teacher’s colleges to assess institutional English language capacity across the country.
Specialist Jesse Kiendl spent two months visiting 10 cities on five islands across Indonesia to help facilitate English Language Fellow Program teacher placement arrangements with Indonesian host universities.
Specialist David Bohlke led a total of 25 workshops during his two weeks in Bahrain.