If you are an educator in Estonia, the following resources and programs may be of particular interest.
To promote better understanding of the United States, we have curated a set of reliable online resources on our country’s history, government, and culture.
American Spaces provide welcoming environments where visitors can connect and learn about the United States through programs and lectures, as well as through books, movies, and magazines.
Based at the U.S. Embassy in Tallinn, the Regional English Language Office for Belarus, Estonia, Greenland, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, and Russia provides academic expertise, advice, assistance, and materials to support English language learning and teaching in the region.
The Fulbright Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program (TEA) provides outstanding secondary school teachers with the unique opportunity to develop expertise in their subject areas, enhance their teaching skills and increase their knowledge about the United States during a six-week academic program at a U.S. university graduate school of education.
The Study of the U.S. Institutes (SUSI) for Secondary Educators are intensive five-week post-graduate level academic programs designed to provide foreign secondary school educators and administrators the opportunity to deepen their understanding of U.S. society, culture, values, and institutions. The ultimate goal of the Institutes is to strengthen curricula and to enhance the quality of teaching about the United States in secondary schools and other academic institutions abroad.
The E-Teacher program offers foreign English language teaching (ELT) professionals the opportunity to complete a university-level online professional development course in current teaching methods and specialized areas within this academic field.