International Leaders in Education Program (ILEP)

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

ILEP consists of a semester-long academic program at a U.S. university, including coursework and intensive training in teaching methodologies, lesson planning, teaching strategies for their home environment, teacher leadership, as well as the use of computers for Internet, word processing and as tools for teaching. The semester-long program also includes a field experience at a secondary school to engage participants actively with American teachers and students.

The fellowship provides the following:

ELIGIBILITY

Applicants must meet the following requirements:

Former participants of ILEP, TEA, Partners in Education (PiE) or the Fulbright Teacher Exchange Program are ineligible to apply. If you have participated in other programs funded by the US government, please talk to the Fulbright Commission/US Embassy in your country about your eligibility.

CONTACT

ilep@irex.org