Loyola University Chicago

English Language Learning Program

Loyola’s ESL program

BET (Brazilian English Teacher Program)

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At the request of the Brazilian government and in coordination with the Institute of International Education (IIE), this six-week program is intended to improve the language skills and pedagogical practices of English instructors from Brazil.

The Brazilian English Teacher Program includes the following key features:

  • English classes with an emphasis on speaking and pronunciation
  • TESOL classes that focus on best teaching practices and current techniques
  • Visits to local schools and ESL centers
  • Extracurricular activities and cultural excursions
  • Community service projects where participants interact with local residents

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