Central Michigan University elementary teacher
education students have a unique opportunity to live, learn and teach in
Oaxaca, Mexico. Students participating in this program will enhance
their global perspective and gain valuable experience working with
children in a bilingual school system — all while earning CMU course
credit during the summer.
The program takes place over five weeks during the summer.
Group meetings and daily seminars in Oaxaca will be used to
prepare teaching activities and to process learning experiences.
Students will participate in sev
eral cultural field trips as well as
have free time to explore the vibrant life of downtown Oaxaca City,
located in the blocks that
surround our main lodging area, which has been noted for its
cultural richness and history.
Students will gain global awareness through a short-term international experience and learn in bilingual school settings.
For more information click on the brochure.
Applications: Two applications are required.
- Pre-Student Teaching Study Abroad Application
- Office of International Education Application
To obtain a Pre-Student Teaching Study Abroad Application please
contact Jennifer Quick, Director of Pre-Student Teaching Field
Experiences, at email@example.com. For more information about the Summer 2014 Oaxaca experience please contact Faculty Leader, Dr. Norma Bailey, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For information on scholarships, expenses, lodging information and more, please visit the Office of Study Abroad.