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The Embassy of the United States of America presents A Free Webinar Series for English Language Teachers The Office of Public Diplomacy of the U.S.A. Embassy in Managua is pleased to offer our fifth webinar course entitled Shaping the Way We Teach English. The 5 online seminars of the course cover a variety of topics and are intended for teachers of English or future teachers of English around the world. The series will run from January 18th to March 14th, 2012. Each 90-minutes webinar will take place every other Wednesday at 12:00 p.m. Your computer must have Adobe Flash Player, which comes pre-installed on most computers worldwide. If prompted to do so, you may download the free player at http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/ Webinar 1 Wednesday The Musical Classroom: Teaching English with Tunes January 18, 2012 Presenter: Jenny Hodgson & Kelli Odhuu 12:00-1:30 pm Webinar 2 Wednesday Towards a Pedagogy of Peace February 1st, 2012 Presenter: Marti Anderson 12:00-1:30 pm Webinar 3 Wednesday Large Classes: Tips & Techniques for Teachers February 15th, 2012 Presenters: Christina Chandler 12:00-1:30 pm Webinar 4 Wednesday Phrasal Verbs: Why We Have Them and How to Teach Them February 29th, 2012 Presenter: Kevin McCaughey 12:00-1:30 pm Webinar 5 Wednesday 50 years of English Teaching Forum: Teachers Collaboration Worldwide March 14th, 2012 Presenter: The Office of English Language Programs 12:00-1:30 pm Before filling out your application, please answer the following three questions: a. Are you able to attend all five sessions? ________________________________________________________________________ b. Do you have a PC (computer) and Internet connection at home or at your work place? ________________________________________________________________________ c. Would you prefer to attend these training sessions individually or as part of a viewing party (group)? If as a viewing party, the Embassy will assist in coordination. ________________________________________________________________________ Note: Upon completion of all five sessions, participants will receive an E-Certificate. For More information Contact Leda Chavarria at: 22527100 Ext 7684 or 88 06 95 43 E-Mail application to: ChavarriaLM@state.gov Deadline to submit application: January 4, 2012 Application 1. NAME (AS ON OFFICIAL DOCUMENTS): ____________________________________________ 2. Citizenship Identity Card Number: ___________________________________________ 3. CURRENT MAILING ADDRESS: Mailing Address: _______________________________________________________________ Department: ________________________ City: _________________ Phone: _______________ Cell: ____________ Email: _______________________________________________________ Emergency contact/Alternate telephone:_____________ Have you visited the US? ___Yes ___No Have you ever participated in any program sponsored by the US Embassy? ______ Yes _____ No If yes, please specify which program and date: Program Name: ___________________________________ Date: ______________________ 4. WORK HISTORY: Please list below your work history for the last 5 years. If you need additional space, attach a sheet of paper using the same format. Total number of years teaching/working in your profession: CURRENT WORK: Name of School/Institution: ___________________________________________________ Position/Title:_________________ Is this a full time position? Yes _______ No __ Length of employment: ____________Grade level currently teaching: __________________ Age Range of Students Currently Taught: _______ _______ ___ Teaching Load: Number of Hours/Week in Subject Area: _______________________________ Duties: ___________________________________________________________________ PREVIOUS Name of School/Institution: ____________________________________________________ Position/Title: ________________________________________________________________ Length of Employment: __________________________________________________________ Grade Level Teaching: __________________________________________________________ Duties: ____________________________________________________________________ 5. ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE AND ACTIVITIES: Please tell us what activities you have pursued to grow as an English teacher, your current contribution to English education and your future potential activities. For example, list professional organizations of which you are a member, professional conferences you have attended or any relevant work in your community. Please emphasize your collaborative and leadership activities. ______________________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________ I certify that I completed this application myself, without any aid or assistance and that the information given in this application is complete and accurate. I understand that the U.S. Embassy reserves the right to verify all the information listed in the application. I understand that giving false or misleading information in the application will result in exclusion from the competition or immediate dismissal from the Webinar Series 5. NAME OF APPLICANT: _____________________________________ DATE ____________________