United States Department of State
Office of Overseas Schools Summer Institutes 2015
A/OS website: http://www.state.gov/m/a/os/
American Education Reaches Out: Common Core Plus Workshops (AERO)
Six institutes at the Madeira School, in McLean, Virginia:
Academic Leaders (for curriculum coordinators and administrators); AERO: Common Core Plus Workshops on curriculum design in English, Mathematics, Social Studies, World Languages, Science and Mathematics Assessment.
Curriculum Design and Assessment in:
- English/Language Arts
- Social Studies
- World Languages
Preference will be given to administrator/curriculum coordinator and teacher teams.
Registration deadline: March 5, 2015
Information/Registration packet. More information available here.
Jefferson/Overseas Technology Institute (JOSTI)
This annual five-day technology training for overseas educators will be held at the Thomas Jefferson High School in Fairfax, Virginia.
JOSTI 2015 will offer training in two strands:
- Real Teachers Only! (K-12)
- Real Techies Only!
Teachers, administrators, technology staff, and librarians are invited to apply.
A/OS member schools may send one or more participants. Technology training will be open to approximately 75 participants. One participant per school will be given first priority; other will be enrolled on a space-available basis.
Registration deadline: March 6, 2015
For more information: contact your Regional Education Officer.