The Online Professional English Network (OPEN) Program

The U.S. Embassy Chisinau is pleased to announce that is accepting applications to participate in the winter 2022 term of the Online Professional English Network (OPEN) Program.  The OPEN Program offers 8-week professional development courses developed by U.S. universities on topics such as Creating and Implementing Online Courses (CIOC), Fostering Student Motivation and Engagement (FSME), English as a Medium of Instruction (EMI) TESOL Methodology, Professional Development for Teacher Trainers, and Integrating Critical Thinking into the Classroom.

For more information about the program, please visit the OPEN website: Online Professional English Network (OPEN) Program | Exchange Programs (

To check if you are eligible to apply for the OPEN Courses, please access the following link: Online Professional English Network (OPEN) Program | Exchange Programs (

Submit your application by October 24, 2021 to be considered for courses that begin in January 2022.  Certificates and digital badges are issued by the U.S. Department of State for all those who pass the course.

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