DURATION: 09/30/2017 - 09/30/2018
FUNDER: U.S. Department of State
PARTNER: Cengage Learning

Program Description

The Blended Career Development for Madrassa English Teachers program trains English language teacher trainers in southern India.

In partnership with National Geographic’s Cengage Learning, World Learning delivers a blended training of trainers program for 18 English language teachers from madrassas across Southern India. Following an initial face-to-face training in Hyderabad, India, each trainer leads a group of English language teachers from their communities through two online courses, English for Teaching and Professional Knowledge, conducting monthly face-to-face workshops. The 18 trainers will train 102 teachers through the program, and those who successfully finish both courses are invited to a second in-person graduation conference in Hyderabad.

Program Goals

  • Train English language teacher trainers to provide training in their home communities.