for 30 of Ms. Lu’s students in July 2015. The exchange took place during the school’s summer Chinese camp and included two hours of English… Read More

to organize TESL professional development for ESL teachers at her home school. The project included five different workshops to promote teachers’… Read More


From 2010 to 2011, Zhu Qingpeng participated in the State Department’s Teachers of Critical Languages Program, which brings teachers from… Read More


To assess the overall effectiveness of the program, TCLP staff evaluated information from monthly exchange teacher surveys and post-… Read More


Exchange teachers Nashaat Mehany and Xing Yali experienced an exciting turn of events on their flight from Washington, DC to their U.S.… Read More


This fall, schools across the U.S. geared up to welcome students back to class. For the 23 schools that will participate in TCLP this… Read More


Anthony Koliha, Director of Global Educational Programs at the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State… Read More


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The survey results showed impressive findings. There was close to a 300% increase in overall enrollment from the 38 schools that responded to the… Read More


During the her year in the United States, Ms. Zhang taught high school students and hosted a local TV program, which was shared with… Read More


On February 4th and 5th, 2015 TCLP gathered alumni from China, Egypt, and the United States with the purpose of providing virtual… Read More


As I have mentioned on many occasions, I have learned quite a lot of things during the time I was teaching in the United States.

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TCLP teachers were eager to discuss their proudest teaching moments with American Councils staff this spring. Chinese teachers shared… Read More


After spending a year in the U.S., TCLP teachers demonstrate established leadership skills in the classroom and stand poised to emerge… Read More


The TCLP experience does not end after participants return to their home countries. Program alumni including, individual teachers and… Read More