US Embassy / RELO
Plenary: “What’s in it for me? A Complete Guide to RELO for Teachers”
Abstract: The Budapest-based Regional English Language Office (RELO) for Central and Southeastern Europe and, via the RELO Office, U.S. Embassy Vilnius offer a range of programs and resources for both teachers and learners of American English and culture. During this talk, participants will be introduced to these U.S. State Department teacher exchange programs, teacher training programs and grant opportunities, as well as a wealth of free books, journals, games, mobile apps, and audiovisual materials available for educators and students. In addition, the audience will learn about one of the ongoing regional RELO programs that focuses on the integration of environmental issues into the EFL classroom.