COUNTRIES: India
DURATION: 09/30/2017 - 09/30/2018
FUNDER: U.S. Department of State
PARTNER: Cengage Learning
CONTACTlois.scottconley@worldlearning.org

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.