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2014 Conference

May 8–9, 2014

Framingham, MA

MATSOL 2014 Conference: Online Program

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Learn How to Teach Abroad at US Embassy Projects Worldwide

Friday, May 9, 2014 at 9:00 AM–9:45 AM EDT
Session Abstract

The English Language Fellow and Specialist Programs send highly qualified ESL teachers on US embassy sponsored teaching projects all over the world.  These Programs are unique professional development opportunities and a great way to enhance your TESOL career.  This presentation provides information on the Programs and how to apply.

Session Length

Practice-Oriented Presentation (45 minutes)

Elementary Educators
Secondary Educators
Adult/Workplace Educators
Community College ESOL Educators
Higher Education ESOL/IEP Educators
Teacher Educators
Topic Strand

Professional Development/Teacher Education

Lead Presenter

Ben Perdue, US Department of State English Language Fellow Program
Biographical Statement

Ben Perdue has been a Program Officer for the Enlgish Language Fellow Program since 2013.  Previously, he was an ESL teacher in the Federated States of Micronesia.