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CTSC Implements Study-Tour for 14 Bulgarian Teachers


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TC Tour

In fall 2013, OIA in partnership with the Center for Technology and School Change (CTSC) and the Institute of International Education (IIE) successfully implemented an in-residence, three-week professional development study-tour on technology and education for 14 Bulgarian high school teachers. This study-tour was an integral component of the IIE's Bulgaria Young Leaders Program (BYLP), launched in 2011. Ellen Meier, Co-Director of the CTSC, and her team of educators led the Bulgarian teachers in a rigorous seminar on interactive classroom technology and innovative pedagogical methods. Additionally, the teachers were given the opportunity to conduct intensive classroom observations in several New York City schools.

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Published: 10/28/2013 1:48:00 PM