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


After living and working in their American host communities for nearly a year, TCLP teachers had the opportunity to share their best… Read More


My First Close Friends by Ruirui Yang

I'd like to share my unforgettable experience with the next year exchange teachers. When I… Read More


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Each year, TCLP is very grateful to have an amazing group of teachers working in U.S. schools, as well as TCLP alumni working in China and Egypt!… Read More


During the 2011-2012 academic year, the Teachers of Critical Languages Program (TCLP) sent Mohamed Hassan, an English Teacher from Qena,… Read More


At the conclusion of the 2013-2014 school year, TCLP staff calculated statistics from all teachers over the course of their year-long… Read More

Principal, Ms. Nola Starling-Radcliff said that “Having a Chinese Exchange teacher has been a wonderful, enriching opportunity.” The program at… Read More

by arranging a meeting with the local mayor and by attending valuable district trainings. Tomah School District Superintendent Cindy Zahrte was… Read More

The principal, Steven Shetzer said "This is a great opportunity for [the Kolter] family to learn more about the Chinese culture and for Ms. Qu to… Read More

Colorado is a state of fitness. People here love sports so much and I am totally overwhelmed by people's attitude and actions about different… Read More