Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs)

Announcement: The Content-based Instruction MOOC is now CLOSED for enrollment.

Please read below for information on our upcoming MOOCs.

The American English E-Teacher program offers Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) in addition to its Global Online Courses (GOCs). These are free online courses designed for non-native English language teachers and open to an unlimited number of participants. The program offers both facilitated and self-paced MOOCs.

Facilitated MOOCs run for 5 weeks and are facilitated by an instructor. Please click HERE for details about our upcoming facilitated MOOCs, which are as follows:

  • Content-based Instruction, provided by World Learning, February 18 – March 25, 2019 (Enrollment closed)
  • Teaching English to Young Learners, provided by George Mason University, April 15 – May 20, 2019

Self-paced MOOCs include the same amount of content, but are open for 12 weeks. Participants can complete coursework anytime during this 12-week period, but instructor facilitation is limited. Please click HERE for information about our upcoming self-paced MOOCs.

  • Teaching Grammar Communicatively, provided by World Learning, open from March 25 – June 17, 2019
  • Integrating Critical Thinking Skills into the Exploration of Culture in an EFL Setting, provided by World Learning, open from July 8 – September 30, 2019


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For information about past AE E-Teacher MOOCs, please visit this page.