International Teaching Experience Belize, Central America

College of Education and Human Development students (Bachelor's degree student with 60 hours of credit and M.A.T. degree students) in teacher education programs are eligible for the International Teaching Experience in Belize. Accepted applicants must have successfully completed the second semester of their education program and must be enrolled in EDTP 397 or EDAP 696 98 in order to participate.

Program Leaders: Dr. John Finch

Tentative Departure Date: Sunday, May 10, 2020

Tentative Return Date: Friday, May 22, 2020

Pre-Departure Class Dates: There will be six mandatory 2-hour class sessions in spring 2020. We will meet from 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. on dates to be announced.

Total Program Fee: $2250

Program Fee Payment: The $2250 program fee will be posted directly to your student account by the Bursar’s Office.

Program Fee Includes: Airfare, Hotels, Food, Excursions, In-Country Transportation, UofL Polo Shirts (for teaching). Tuition for the EDTP 397 or EDAP 696 course is included **if** you are taking 12 hours or more during the spring 2020 term.

Program Fee Does Not Include: Passport and personal items (gifts, souvenirs, etc.)

Experience: Students will spend 6 full days working in Belize schools. On the weekends, the group will participate in cultural excursions such as visiting a Mayan ruins, a rainforest, and a coral reef.

Application Deadline: October 15, 2019

Selection Notification Date: November 13, 2019

International Teaching Experience – Belize Application Form

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