Deadlines for Professional Development Funding for K-12 Educators

01 Dec 2019


Announced by University of Pittsburgh

Bilateral US-Arab Chamber’s annual Teachers Educating Across Cultures in Harmony (TEACH) Fellowship program. You would travel to Bahrain for a week in March (probably March 7-13). For more information, go to: Deadline to apply: Dec. 13.

Qatar Foundation International is offering $2000 grants to K-12 teachers for professional development programs OR professional travel related to the Arab world. (For example, people could apply to attend a Middle East-related summer institute or weekend workshop somewhere in the U.S. or participants could use funding to attend a Middle East GEEO travel program – see below – or….) For more information, go to:

“Challenge Islamophobia Project,” a project of Teaching for Change - - has many great resources for teachers. There are lesson plans, including “Who Benefits from Islamophobia: Investigating the Profit Motive behind Bigotry and Discrimination,” “Black Muslims in the United States: An Introductory Activity,” and “Whose Terrorism? Analyzing Stories of Individuals.” There are articles and other resources.

Event Date: 
Sunday, December 1, 2019 (All day)
Bahrain, Middle Eastern Nations
Target Audience: 
Elementary and Secondary Education