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IAPE Trainers Corps 2017 program has begun

20 de July de 2017 Education in Latin America Worldfund Mexico 5

After a two-day intensive orientation class in Mexico City, English teachers from Mexico went to Dartmouth College, where they were housed in residence halls at Dartmouth College. Participants were introduced to dynamic language teaching techniques pioneered by world-renown language professor John A. Rassias, the creator of Rassias Method.

The program

The IAPE English Trainers Corps program has taken place over a two-week period in July. Participants began the experience with a two-day intensive orientation in Mexico City before traveling together to the USA, for 10 days at Dartmouth College, an Ivy League institution located in Hanover, New Hampshire. Each day includes seminars conducted by Dartmouth faculty and local educators. In addition to these interactive sessions, participants were introduced to seminars conducted by Dartmouth faculty members and other leading educators on such topics as language assessment, interdisciplinary instruction, mentoring, and working with children at risk.

Cultural activities and excursions round out the program. Over 75% of each participant’s program costs are covered by the program sponsors. The balance is covered by each teacher’s home institution or state authorities. Program costs include round trip transportation, housing, all meals, all instructional costs, all teaching materials, medical insurance, cultural activities and excursions, and U.S. visa fees when applicable.


5 Responses

  1. Marisol Sánchez Montiel says:

    Buenas tardes. Me interesa poder padticipar en este programa.

  2. Georgina says:

    Me interesa apr ender las tecnicas del profesor Rassias, se me hacen interesantes por el tipo de poblacion estudiantil que ahora contamos en Mexico , asi como el lugar que ocupa el aprendizaje del idioma en Mexico. Los alumnos necesitan este tipo de metodo para involucrarlos.
    Por favor envieme la informacion de p articipacion al taller


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