The official online and in-person launch of the English Without Borders (EWB) Network will be organized by the U.S. Embassy in Tajikistan and Public Organization Durakhshi Marifat with the support of the Ministry of Education and Science of Tajikistan on March 1, 2021. Over a two-week campaign, EWB will sponsor events for English language teachers and students featuring U.S. and local experts in the sphere of TESOL through American Spaces Social Media platforms and will take place in American Spaces in Dushanbe, Khujand, Bokhtar, Kulob, Gharm, Panjakent, Isfara, and Khorugh. Join the official launch ceremony at 3:00pm on Monday, March 1, streamed live on U.S. Embassy in Tajikistan and American Spaces social media.
English Without Borders is a network to support English language teachers and learners in Tajik universities, schools, and educational institutions through webinars, online and in-person training sessions, educational fairs, peer-to-peer networking, and the development of modern pedagogical materials and methodology. This project will identify the needs of secondary and university level English language teachers and provide them opportunities to receive small grants to conduct training workshops in their communities. The EWB Network will offer useful resources and exciting opportunities through membership in English Without Borders platform: www.ewb.tj
Additionally, members will be able to take part in the English Teacher of the Year 2021 contest for all English Language teachers across Tajikistan as well as the EWB Conference and Expo in the fall of 2021. EWB Network membership will provide an opportunity to teachers to improve their knowledge and skills, become an active part of their community, and make a positive contribution to the development and improvement of English language education in Tajikistan.