USA will help Kazakhstan to prepare teachers of English

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Nikolskiye in Photobacterium of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev. Archival photoUSA will help Kazakhstan to prepare teachers of English© RIA Novosti / Alexei Nikolskiye the image Bank

The United States will assist Kazakhstan to assist in the training of teachers of English, reported the press service of the President of Kazakhstan following the results of negotiations of heads of two States in Washington.

«The United States will provide resources development programme for improving access to English language training and preparation of new generation teachers of English in Kazakhstan. In 2017, more than 2,800 Kazakhstani English language teachers participated in online workshops on professional development», — stated in the message.

It also notes that in 2018, the American teachers will contribute to improving the methodology of teaching English in the regions of Kazakhstan.

According to the press service, the program «Microstipends to access the English language» helped 480 young students from disadvantaged families to attend classes after school and engage in educational summer camps.

In addition, the U.S. funded a program «English for journalists», which will improve the professional qualification of 230 Kazakhstan members of the media.