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Are you a teacher or headteacher interested in taking part in an in-service training course, job shadowing or overseas study visit? Why not take a look at what the Comenius programme has to offer?
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Teaching Exchange
Are you a new graduate interested in developing your teaching skills in another country? Are you an experienced teacher or headteacher looking for a new challenge and a chance to share ideas with colleagues around the world? We deliver a number of programmes designed to help you connect with your peers around the world and develop lasting working relationships.
Become a Language Assistant abroad
Would you like to spend a year teaching and improving your language skills? Our language assistants programme offers placements for UK and international graduates in many countries around the world including the UK.
 Schools Online
If you are a teacher wanting to include an international perspective into your class or school, the British Council Schools Online website can help you with partnerships, policies, projects, funding and more.
Teach in an american school
Would you like to swap places with a colleague from the United States? Find out about the opportunities provided by the Fulbright programme for teachers in the UK.
 Teach in a school in England
If you are a native speaker of French, German or Spanish and would like to teach your language in England, the graduate teacher programme can help. Find out how you can apply.
Opportunities for Higher Education Staff
If you are teaching or working at a Higher Education Institution then you may be able to to take part in the Erasmus Programme - the world’s largest organised exchange programme for working, studying and teaching in Europe.
Global School Partnerships
We offer a range of professional development opportunities for teachers who are both new to the idea a global school partnerships well as those who wish to extend their professional expertise.
Council of Europe
Find out about the Council of Europe in-service training programme for teachers, headteachers, teacher trainers, school inspectors and other educational staff.
etwinning
Find out about professional development workshops for UK teachers interested in joining the eTwinning programme.

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