OPEN Global Online Course (GOC) Information


Information for Nominees

For information on nomination and registration, please see the most recent Nominee Webinar and read the AY 2023-2024 Global Program Information.

OPEN Global Online Courses (GOCs) are offered four times per year: Fall (September 26 – November 20, 2023), Winter (January 9 – March 4, 2024), Spring (April 9 – June 3, 2024), and Summer (July 2 – August 26, 2024). A four-week period is scheduled before each term for participants to complete an online orientation. The following courses are available:

Creating and Implementing Online Courses (CIOC) by Arizona State University

Developing and Teaching Academic Writing Courses by Iowa State University

Fostering Student Motivation and Engagement (FSME) by University of Oregon

Integrating Critical Thinking Skills into the Exploration of Culture in an EFL Setting (Integrating Critical Thinking) by World Learning

Professional Development for Teacher Trainers by Arizona State University

Teaching English to Young Learners by George Mason University

Teaching Grammar Communicatively by World Learning

TESOL Methodology by University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Teaching for the Future: English Teaching to Take on Climate Change by Kansas State University

Using Educational Technology in the English Language Classroom (Using Educational Technology) by Iowa State University