Second call for Applications for Online Course “TP Training 2020”!

lunes 13 de julio, 2020
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The Ministry of Education’s English Opens Doors Program, in collaboration with the British Council, is pleased to announce a second call for TP Training in 2020. This online course is directed at English teachers working in technical-professional schools, with the main objective of providing methodological updates for teaching English in a technical-professional context,  thereby contributing to the strengthening of teaching and learning English in EMTP.

What is TP Training?

It is an e-learning course based on CLIL (Content and Language Integrated Language) in which participants will work with a BC moderator as well as other course participants in a cooperative and collaborative way.

Each module has three units and in each unit there are several tasks: online activities, forum discussions, and synchronous meetings assignments.

In the forum discussions and in the live meetings, participants will interact with each other experiencing the methodology which underpins the whole course, including the communicative approach and reflective practice.

EMTP – CLIL course a Teaching for Success online course for TP teachers. The course starts on August 3rd, and ends on October 4th, 2020 as described in the following chart:

Module Topic Number of hours
Introductory Getting Started 2 hrs
I Engaging with CLIL Curriculum, unit and lesson planning 5 hrs
II Engaging with CLIL – Task design and implementation 4 hrs
III Engaging with CLIL – Teaching vocabulary and adapting materials 5 hrs
IV Engaging with CLIL – Supporting output and interaction 4 hrs
Total 20 hrs

Are you interested? Here are the application requirements:

  • You must be an English teacher at a Technical- professional public school (municipal, delegated administration, local public education service, or government-subsidized private school).
  • You must teach students in the 9th through 12th grade range
  • You must not be participating in another PIAP initiative simultaneously (such as Teachers’ Academy, for example).

Do you meet these requirements? Great! The application will be open from July 13th through 23rd, and can be accessed here:

Application form TP Training 2020


If you have any further questions, please reach out to: