Teacher Exchange Programs

Teaching in Taiwan Program and Chinese Language Teacher Exchange

Designed for: Michigan schools seeking to employ Chinese Language and Culture teachers for up to three academic years under a J-1 visa and Michigan teachers who hold elementary, English, ESL or bilingual endorsements, who are native English speakers, wishing to teach in Taiwan.

 

Spanish Language Teacher Program

Designed for: Michigan schools seeking to employ Spanish Language and Culture teachers for up to three academic years under a J-1 visa.

 

Tribal Language Teacher Program

Designed for: Michigan schools seeking to employ teach a Native American tribal language and culture class three academic years under Michigan Compiled Law 380.1531f.

 

Italian Language Teacher Program

Designed for: Michigan schools seeking to employ Italian Language and Culture teachers for up to three academic years under a J-1 visa.

 

The Teachers of Critical Languages Program

A program of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State, is designed to increase the study and acquisition of important world languages in U.S. schools. This program enables primary and secondary schools to strengthen their teaching of Mandarin and Arabic by bringing Chinese, Egyptian, and Moroccan, teachers to the U.S. to teach their native languages and culture for an academic year. The exchange teachers receive on-going methodological observation and training opportunities, live and work in an immersive English environment, and receive a certificate of participation following their exchange.

 

 

Updated 07/16/2020