Teaching English in Taiwan After I had finished my art degree in Brighton I worked for a while as a commercial artist in Birmingham. However, I wanted to do something different and wanted to see more of the world so did a TESOL course and later got a job in Shanghai. The experience of being […]
Before you jump into a TESOL or TEFL course, it’s important to look carefully at the different course providers and their offers.
TEFL / TESOL Teaching Practice in China (Qingdao) Would you like to do your TEFL / TESOL teaching practice in China (Qingdao) and obtain a teaching practice certificate? Come to Qingdao for your teaching practice internship once you have completed your TESOL Direct course! Qingdao is located on the east coast of China. It is a […]
Assessing the language level of ESOL EFL students Many new teachers are uncertain how to assess the language level of ESOL-EFL students and this can certainly be a difficult thing to do accurately. In order to establish this it is often necessary to run a placement test of some sort so that students end up […]
How to prepare ESOL EFL lesson plans Should we always prepare ESOL EFL lesson plans? Somewhat surprisingly to me, some people say: They are generally a complete waste of time! I don’t want to be tied to a lesson plan. A lesson plan restricts my freedom. Only people new to teaching need to prepare a […]
Recently, some mass-marketing companies have been offering cheap TESOL courses, but are these worth the money? Would you get substantial expert study notes, in-depth assignments, proper assessment and the full support of a tutor?
Photos can be used in many, many different ways in a TESOL/TEFL classroom for students of any age who are learning English.
Italy is a very popular country for English language teachers to go to (sunshine, great food, gorgeous wine, a tremendous history) so it is important to be appropriately qualified with a certificate which is widely accepted around the world.