American Studies

Web Resources

Moroccan-American Commission for Educational and Cultural Exchange (MACECE)
MACECE is a non-profit bi-national commission Morocco responsible for promotion of academic and cultural exchanges between the peoples of the U.S. and Morocco.

AMIDEAST
America-Mideast Educational and Training Services, Inc. (AMIDEAST) is a private, non-profit organization promoting understanding and cooperation between Americans and the people of the Middle East and North Africa through education, information, and development assistance programs.

University Net
This site provides exhaustive links to almost every university or college in the U.S. with a web presence.

Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC)
The Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC) is a nationwide information network that acquires, catalogs, summarizes, and provides access to education information from all sources.

Petersons Education Career Center
The producers of the famous “Peterson Guides” maintain this extensive web site on higher education in the U.S.

The Fulbright Commission
Established in 1946 under legislation introduced by former Senator J. William Fulbright, the Fulbright program is designed, “to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries…”

Institute of International Education
The IIE web site provides resources for university or college advisors and offers search listings of over 4,000 academic-year or short-term study-abroad programs than can take American students graduates, teachers and other professionals to international locations.

U.S. Department of Education
The site provides educational & research information, grant information, publications, and links to other resources.

Al-Akhawayn University
A private, American-style university located in the central Moroccan city of Ifrane

English As a Foreign Language

American Language Centers
A list of American Language Centers in Morocco.

Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages – TESOL
TESOL’s mission is to develop the expertise of its members and others involved in teaching English to speakers of other languages to help them foster effective communication in diverse settings while respecting individuals’ language rights.

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)
Information on the TOEFL Exam – a standard test used to evaluate English proficiency of people whose native language is not English.

State Department’ s English Language Programs Division
This office of the State Department publishes “English Teaching Forum” and creates materials for the use of teachers of English around the world.

American Studies

American Studies Web
A guide to American Studies Resources on the Internet containing a large variety of American studies sub-disciplines reference and resources.

Outline of American History
State Department publications covering the history of the United States

National Endowment for the Arts
Web site of the National Endowment for the Arts which include a list of links to the U.S. arts community, news, and information.