Call for OPEN 2023 Spring courses
Are you an foreign English teaching professional and are interested in taking an online course developed by a U.S. university? Apply to be part of the Online Professional English Network (OPEN) Program through the U.S. Embassy in Lithuania!
Applications are open through February 6, 2023, for 8-week courses that begin in April 2023. The course application is attached.
Certificates and digital badges are issued by the U.S. Department of State for all those who pass the course.
The Online Professional English Network (OPEN) Program offers foreign English teaching professionals the opportunity to take innovative, online university-level classes and online professional development programming for teachers through FHI360.
The following courses are available:
Creating and Implementing Online Courses (CIOC) by Arizona State University
Developing and Teaching Academic Writing Courses by Iowa State University
Fostering Student Motivation and Engagement (FSME) by University of Oregon
Integrating Critical Thinking Skills into the Exploration of Culture in an EFL Setting (Integrating Critical Thinking) by World Learning
Professional Development for Teacher Trainers by Arizona State University
Teaching English to Young Learners by George Mason University
Teaching Grammar Communicatively by World Learning
TESOL Methodology by University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Using Educational Technology in the English Language Classroom (Using Educational Technology) by Iowa State University
Please send your questions, if there are any, and your application to: BaukuvieneR@state.gov