Fulbright TEA Program

The U.S Department of State and IREX announce a program for outstanding international secondary school teachers to come to the U.S. for a professional development opportunity. The eligible disciplines for the Fulbright TEA program are: English or English as a foreign language, social studies, math, science and Special Education teachers in the discipline listed above. Fulbright TEA provides academic seminars on teaching methodologies and strategies, curriculum development, lesson planning and instructional technology training. The program will include a practicum of at least 40 hours with a U.S. partner teacher in a U.S. secondary school near the host university to actively engage participants in the U.S. classroom environment. Cultural enrichment, mentoring, and support will be provided to participants

throughout the program.

The online application is available at: https://www.irex.org/project/fulbright-teaching-excellence-and-achievement-program-fulbright-tea . The deadline to submit the applications is March 2, 2018 at 3:30 pm

A completed application includes all elements listed below. You may submit your application to the U.S. Embassy or Fulbright Commission in your country electronically or in paper form in the following order:

  1. Application,
  2. Hand signed Privacy Policy,
  3. Institutional Support and Reference Form completed by your supervisor,
  4. Leave Approval Form completed by your school director, and
  5. A copy of the photo and information pages of your passport (or photo identification).

For more information, contact the Public Affairs Office at papacademicprograms@state.gov