The Teacher’s Gallery is inviting all Filipino educators to join the upcoming 5th Filipino Educators’ Global Learning Initiative in California, USA this October 20 – 29, 2019. This EdTour program aims to provide a platform for educators to benchmark and learn new ideas and models that they can use to improve their own classroom setting. 

This 10-day Global EdTour program includes school visits within the Santa Clara Unified School District and a 4-day West Coast Cultural Tour.

This program is exclusively offered to TTG Power Club members.

For application and inquiries, please send us a message or connect with us through Facebook.


Day 1: Travel to San Francisco, California

Day 2: Silicon Valley and Factory Outlet Shopping

Day 3 – 5: School Visits

Day 6 – 9: West Coast Cultural R&R

Day 10: Travel back to Manila

Application Procedures:
  1. Power Club Membership.
  2. Submit the following to
    • accomplished Return Entry Action Plan proposal
    • recommendation letter from immediate supevisor
    • scanned copy of faculty ID, passport and visa (if applicable)
  3. Upon approval of proposal, pay the reservation fee of 500 USD and send the accomplished DS-160 form.
  4. Prepare visa application requirements.
  5. Pay B1/B2 visa fee of PHP 8,640 (or more depending on exchange rate) to any BPI branch.
  6. Attend the visa coaching orientation by The Teacher’s Gallery.
  7. Be present during the embassy interview.
  8. Upon visa approval, pay the required EdTour program participation fee.
    • Note: For DepEd employees: Submit a copy of approved travel permit from DepEd Central Office
  9. Attend the pre-travel orientation covering the US immigration interview, detailed itinerary, dress code, and items to bring.
  10. Learn and enjoy with your peers! ☺
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