Dear English Department Students,
The Regional English Language Office (RELO), U.S. Embassy Jakarta is pleased to inform you that we are planning to hold a two-week camp for 21 selected Indonesian pre-service students of English Education Department/English Department.
We are calling for strong applications from Indonesian 4th year students working on their S1 thesis. They must be motivated and committed to becoming an English teacher in order to compete in this program.
What is Pre-Service Teacher Camp?
This camp is for 22 talented 4th year university students who will be future teacher of English. In an engaging, interactive format with expert teachers and American professionals, selected participants will explore innovative teaching approaches and practice using effective English teaching tools. During the two week camp, participants will participate in seminars and experiential learning. The camp format also encourages reflection and interaction during informal activities such as games, songs, and hiking. Not only during class but also during meals and breaks, participants will have the opportunity to communicate with native speakers, expert teachers, and each other – enriching their English language proficiency and awareness of teaching practices.
Please find the attached application form that has all the information including the requirements. Note that the RELO Office, U.S. Embassy Jakarta is covering all the costs including airline ticket, ground transport, lodging, meals, and per diem. We will be working with the University of Indonesia that will assist us in administering and implementing this program.
Please have your students send in their application to RELOjakarta@state.gov. The application deadline is April 15, 2015.
Registration Form and Further information, please check it here!