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Achieve TEFL Check out tefl tesol about Achieve TEFL and apply today to be certified to teach English abroad. You could also be interested in: This is how our TEFL graduates feel they have gained from their course, and how they plan to put into action what they learned: Check out ITTT's Blog Posts A. W. - USA said: Creating Materials While creating materials may seem like a daunting task to first-time teachers, it actually presents an incredible opportunity to provide students with focused, fun resources that are catered to their exact needs. Creating additional resources for the classroom may be a lot of work, but it pays off in the long run. There are many benefits to using resources created by the teacher. First of all, the teacher has complete control over the distributed material,...  [Read more]

Teaching Language Skills: Reading, Writing, Speaking, Listening - TEFL Blog


Mon, 11 Sep 2023 Sara Stojanovic TEFL Information Alumni Experiences Teaching Ideas Teaching Language Skills: Reading, Writing, Speaking, Listening There are 4 different types of language skills: reading, listening, speaking, and writing. When teaching, a teacher should make sure that students develop all four language skills. This can be achieved through different teaching techniques as well as through practicing them through exercises. Table of Contents How to teach reading? How to teach writing? How to teach speaking? How to teach listening? Conclusion Are you ready to teach English as a foreign language? Related Articles: Check out what our course grads say in our many video testimonials! How to teach reading? Reading is important for students in many different ways and it is...  [Read more]

How Can Language Teachers Encourage Student Motivation? - TEFL Blog


Thu, 14 May 2020 Elizaveta Pachina Teaching Ideas How Can Language Teachers Encourage Student Motivation? Motivation is integral to the development of any language learner. Disengaged learners do not actively participate in or see the reasoning behind their learning. While external motivation is a prominent factor, teachers need to implement a range of strategies to encourage enthusiastic engagement in classroom activities. To provide adequate opportunities for student achievement, educators need to understand their students and utilize prior experiences in their instruction. Effective classroom instruction will implement materials and resources that are relevant to students’ lives and provide ample opportunity for meaningful communication while ensuring activities are fun...  [Read more]

Learning to Read, Reading to Learn: How Reading Can Influence Language Acquisition - TEFL Blog


Wed, 25 Mar 2020 Elizaveta Pachina Teaching Ideas Learning to Read, Reading to Learn: How Reading Can Influence Language Acquisition There has been a wide body of research regarding the positive effects that reading has on a student’s literacy levels. Introducing more reading material, and, even cultivating a love of reading in the classroom, can thus improve a student’s fluency in a new language. Table of Contents How does Reading help? Acquiring a Language through Constant Motivation Developing Fluency The Level of Exposure to a New Language Do you want to teach English abroad? Take a TEFL course! Related Articles: This post was written by our TEFL certification graduate Sher L. Please note that this blog post might not necessarily represent the beliefs or opinions...  [Read more]

Stories for ESL Students of Different Age Groups - TEFL Blog


Thu, 31 Oct 2019 Elizaveta Pachina Teaching Ideas Stories for ESL Students of Different Age Groups Stories expose the students to more language, they engage and motivate the learner, they can be used to teach the structure of a language and the concepts about print which may be different between cultures. Stories with images can also help the students anchor their knowledge about the text. Listening to stories also helps the students hear accents and how words are pronounced. However, it is important to choose the correct book or story for the students you are working with. If familiar storylines are chosen the student is more likely to understand the story. It is also important to take into consideration the interests of the students and to find text on those topics. Table of...  [Read more]

How to Teach Receptive Skills in The Classroom - TEFL Blog


Tue, 10 Mar 2020 Elizaveta Pachina Teaching Ideas How to Teach Receptive Skills in The Classroom The four basic language skills are divided into two categories; the receptive (“passive”) skills — reading and listening, and the productive (“active”) skills — speaking and writing. All are invaluable skills to learn when becoming proficient in a new foreign language and teachers should try to incorporate them into their lessons whenever possible. However, this summative task will be solely focused on receptive skills and how to teach them in the classroom. Students may need to read/listen for a purpose — for example, reading an extract of a book as part of their homework assignment, or they may want to read/listen for entertainment —...  [Read more]

Readers Are Leaders: How to Instill a Love for Reading in Children? - TEFL Blog


Mon, 17 Jul 2023 Federico Riva TEFL Information Alumni Experiences Readers Are Leaders: How to Instill a Love for Reading in Children? Children usually prioritize their joy and prefer rewarding activities. They are more interested in reading when it is rewarding and beneficial to them. Interestingly, children learning a second language find it easier to learn reading compared to those who are learning to read for the first time. This is because young second language (L2) learners have already experienced that reading can be interesting and entertaining. By making reading in a second language interesting, students are likely to be motivated. Table of Contents Text Difficulty and Vocabulary Support Setting Achievable Reading Goals Tailoring Reading Material to Children's Interests...  [Read more]

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Company Courses TEFL Check out tefl tesol about Company Courses TEFL and apply today to be certified to teach English abroad. You could also be interested in: This is how our TEFL graduates feel they have gained from their course, and how they plan to put into action what they learned: Check out ITTT's Blog Posts B. W. - USA said: Teaching Receptive Skills Learning the two receptive language skills, listening and reading, can be a very frustrating experience for students studying English as a foreign or second language. To become an effective English reader and listener, the student must develop a number of specialized skills that do not often come naturally. As a teacher and a native english speaker, you need to be aware of this potential for frustration. You must be able to mitigate...  [Read more]

Evaluation of Receptive Skills - TEFL Blog


Sun, 21 Jul 2019 Elizaveta Pachina Teaching Ideas Evaluation of Receptive Skills There are two Receptive language skills; Reading and Listening. English speaker’s use both of these are used for the same two purposes, for entertainment, or to help us to achieve a particular goal. Reading and listening are not just as simple as opening your eyes or ears, each student will have different problems areas to target and understanding the received language will vary from country to country. For example, a person from England who saw the headline "Magpies destroy Red Devils" would know that the article was referring to Premier League football, and not an actual event. Table of Contents Anticipated Problems How to Work it throught? Teaching Resources Vocabulary Adjusting Own Speech Do...  [Read more]

Common Problems of Russian Speakers in English - TEFL Blog


Tue, 05 Nov 2019 Elizaveta Pachina Alumni Experiences Common Problems of Russian Speakers in English Learning English in Russia is a very popular time-spending. People learn English in various ways. Table of Contents Learning at school: Learning in the university: Learning on their own: But when the time passes most of them lose motivation because of some reasons: Taking private lessons: Learning in the language school: So there are the following problems in learning English by Russians: Do you want to teach English abroad? Take a TEFL course! Related Articles: This post was written by our TEFL certification graduate Elizaveta A. Please note that this blog post might not necessarily represent the beliefs or opinions of ITTT. Learning at school: in most schools learning English is...  [Read more]

Teaching Skills From the Swedish Curriculum and TEFL Syllabus Perspective - TEFL Blog


Tue, 06 Aug 2019 Elizaveta Pachina Teaching Ideas Teaching Skills From the Swedish Curriculum and TEFL Syllabus Perspective As a teacher of English, one may need to identify some areas that are essential in teaching even though the syllabus doesn’t mention them. For instance, what to teach is suggested but not how to do that. Having taken courses in pedagogy and didactics in Sweden (in the Swedish language) was and still is highly appreciated, but I may consider the TEFL and CTEYLS courses more satisfying when it comes to investigating ways and possibilities of designing a syllabus in teaching English. Another consequence of studying these courses is that it may as well result in better understanding and improving methods of preparing the French language as well. Table of...  [Read more]

How Songs Can be Used as a Didactic Material - TEFL Blog


Fri, 15 Nov 2019 Elizaveta Pachina Teaching Ideas How Songs Can be Used as a Didactic Material Teaching a foreign language involves a whole set of different stages and methods that are guided and put into practice by the teacher. Table of Contents Universal Language Power of Songs Choosing teaching materials Do you want to teach English abroad? Take a TEFL course! Related Articles: This post was written by our TEFL certification graduate Maria S. Please note that this blog post might not necessarily represent the beliefs or opinions of ITTT. Universal Language If music is a “universal language”, and it is furthermore considered as an element inherent to culture, this link between music and the teaching of language can be explored using the song as didactic material....  [Read more]

Materials for Teaching English Online - TEFL Blog


Fri, 06 Sep 2019 Elizaveta Pachina Teaching Ideas Materials for Teaching English Online With the opportunity of teaching English online comes the opportunity of using items outside of the classroom. Exactly what materials can be used for teaching English online? Most importantly, online teaching requires specific equipment for enabling a quality connection to students. For the classroom, any items that can assist in teaching students the language can be used for online lessons. Using some regular classroom materials is a great option but objects found at home and online resources are extremely useful, too. This summative paper will discuss the types of materials mentioned above. Table of Contents Computer Interactive Equipment Sharing Abilities Do you want to teach English abroad?...  [Read more]

The Importance of Reading in Language Acquisition - TEFL Blog


Wed, 29 Jan 2020 Elizaveta Pachina Teaching Ideas The Importance of Reading in Language Acquisition Reading is an integral part of the process of acquiring language skills and can be strong support for the development of listening, speaking and writing skills. We will explore the benefits of the diversity of written material - both in topic and style - the ways it can be utilized or expanded upon. We will also look at its shortcomings and some strategies for overcoming them. Table of Contents Structure of Texts Passive Learning Mastering Skills Downsides Lack of Listening Ways to Overcome Problems Writing Skill Do you want to teach English abroad? Take a TEFL course! Related Articles: This post was written by our TEFL certification graduate Jason T. Please note that this blog post...  [Read more]

The Most Common Problems Students in Mongolia Face When Learning English - TEFL Blog


Sun, 10 Mar 2019 Mark Crocker Alumni Experiences The Most Common Problems Students in Mongolia Face When Learning English English language learners at high school and college levels in Mongolia face a variety of structural and cultural difficulties that often prevent them from moving beyond an intermediate or even-low level in spoken and written English. This post will look at a few of the core issues and examine some of the ways to help improve the type of instruction provided in Mongolia that could prove beneficial for future language students. Table of Contents The Issues Facing Students and Teachers Brief History of English Teaching in Mongolia Lack of Creative Thinking and Resources The Problem of Self-Taught English The ESA Method TEFL Curriculum Hope For The Future Are you...  [Read more]

How Language Transfers Cultural Sensitivity - TEFL Blog


Wed, 31 Jul 2019 Elizaveta Pachina Teaching Ideas How Language Transfers Cultural Sensitivity As I've had to study several foreign languages, I've realized many things about what's necessary and helpful in studying foreign languages. And I think many of these things could come under the heading of sensitivity to the culture that the language one is studying comes from, as well as an awareness of one's own culture. Table of Contents Cultural Attitude How cultural peculiarities are transferred by a language The importance of learning about a different culture Do you want to teach English abroad? Take a TEFL course today! Related Articles: This post was written by our TEFL certification graduate Peter B. Please note that this blog post might not necessarily represent the beliefs or...  [Read more]

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TEFL Jobs in Asia General  How about Teaching English in Cambodia? Writer: AVSE-TESOL | Email: [email protected] We help ‘adventure seekers’ start a well-paid job teaching English in Cambodia in record time – with the right work visa, accommodation, valid teaching certification – and zero headaches.AVSE-TESOL is a market leader in Cambodia's booming education and training sectors. We have entered contracts with 93 schools in Cambodia to provide quality candidates for ongoing, well-paid jobs teaching English as a second language (ESL). These positions offer an excellent opportunity for professionally-minded people - newcomers and experienced ESL teachers - of all ages who are motivated to teach English abroad. •    While a university degree is highly...  [Read more]

Musings of a Young Teacher: Classroom Management, Involving Parents, and Engaging Students - TEFL Blog


Fri, 20 Mar 2020 Elizaveta Pachina Teaching Ideas Musings of a Young Teacher: Classroom Management, Involving Parents, and Engaging Students I have wanted to be a teacher for as long as I can remember. I love learning new things; my thirst for knowledge has always seemingly been unquenched and I have always been excited to share that passion with others. What's more, my love for world cultures and the history of diverse peoples drove me into a career in education. Table of Contents My Experience Feeling Sad Parents involvement Students Engagement Do you want to teach English abroad? Take a TEFL course! Related Articles: This post was written by our TEFL certification graduate Melissa T. Please note that this blog post might not necessarily represent the beliefs or opinions of ITTT....  [Read more]

TEFL Taiwan - ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ Opening For Efl Teacher In Taiwan


Opening for EFL Teacher in Taiwan Date posted:2014-05-21 | Writer: Cat’s Educational Group | Email: [email protected] Cat’s Educational Group is a well established organization with 6 Language Schools, 2 Kindergartens, a Training and Research Center and an Educational Supply Store. We are currently seeking enthusiastic EFL teachers. We provide competitive pay, raises, bonuses, orientations, vacations and plenty of professional development courses through our Training and Research Center. We have bright, spacious schools, and inviting classrooms. Our schools have large lending libraries and teacher resource libraries. We use an American curriculum and base a lot of our programs on western standards. Requirements: 1. All qualified Native level English-Speaking teachers may...  [Read more]

TEFL Asia General - ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ Teaching Opportunities In Nablus Palestine ann. 2


Teaching Opportunities in Nablus, Palestine Date posted:2022-04-28 | Writer: Pioneers Baccalaureate School | Email: [email protected] [email protected]         Pioneers Baccalaureate School in Nablus, Palestine is currently hiring English and Science teachers for the 2022-2023 school year.English Language PositionsAll English classes are full English immersion. Early elementary classes introduce students to English letters, sounds, and written forms, and focus on steadily increasing students' reading, writing, listening, speaking, and grammar capabilities in English as well as instilling positive classroom behavior and a joy of learning. In later elementary and middle school classes, students read both fictional and informational books, novels, or...  [Read more]

5 Anticipated Problems a TEFL teacher Should Solve - TEFL Blog


Fri, 02 Aug 2019 Elizaveta Pachina Teaching Ideas 5 Anticipated Problems a TEFL teacher Should Solve Troubleshooting is part of the teaching experience. A typical ESL lesson always presents problems. But, other problems arise when the teacher has to face particular situations. A good ESL teacher should be capable to diagnose these usual problems and work to fix them properly. Being a new teacher isn’t easy and regardless of how trained and skilled a teacher is, facing a classroom for the first time can cause nervousness. One of the hardest parts of being a teacher is to establish a rapport student/teacher and in the case of a new group, between the students themselves. Table of Contents Listen to this blog post: 1. Students’ Needs 2. Motivation 3. Class Size 4. Type of...  [Read more]

Why Carefully Selecting Course Materials are Important - TEFL Blog


Tue, 21 Jan 2020 Elizaveta Pachina Alumni Experiences Why Carefully Selecting Course Materials are Important Course materials are the foundation of an English as a Second Language class, as they are a key component for moving the course forward and are essential for the student’s success. Thus, the materials that an educator selects significantly impact the outcome of the course for teachers and students. Whether choosing a textbook, authentic materials, or created materials it is important for the teacher to consider the benefits, disadvantages and how best to use the materials they have selected. This ensures the creation of an engaging program where they, as educators, may grow along with their student’s English language abilities. Table of Contents Considering...  [Read more]

TEFL Other Europe - ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ Tefl In Marcinelle Belgium


TEFL in Marcinelle, Belgium Date posted:2005-08-25 | Writer: BTS Language Centre | Email: [email protected] Below you can read feedback from an ITTT graduate regarding one section of their online TEFL certification course. Each of our online courses is broken down into concise units that focus on specific areas of English language teaching.   Register now & get certified to teach english abroad! Check out ITTT's Blog Posts Below you can read feedback from an ITTT graduate regarding one section of their online TEFL certification course. Each of our online courses is broken down into concise units that focus on specific areas of English language teaching.   The two receptive skills are reading and listening. These skills are equally important, although I would like to add that in...  [Read more]

Does Reading Impact Language Acquisition? - TEFL Blog


Tue, 23 Feb 2021 Elizaveta Pachina TEFL Information Alumni Experiences Teaching Ideas Does Reading Impact Language Acquisition? One of the most challenging contradictions I had to face as a high school language and literature teacher in Germany was the principle that each child should have equal opportunity when, sadly, the inequality often starts long before high school, and that as a teacher, you should give every student the chance to achieve excellent performances when, in reality, the latter also depends on factors outside of the classroom. In conversations with parents, I often pointed out specific deficiencies in their child's essays as I was taught to. I made suggestions on how to improve them, hoping in vain that next time, the student would get a much better grade. I knew...  [Read more]

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Teach EFL in New Zealand Date posted:2009-12-03 | Writer: New Zealand School of Education | Email: [email protected] If you have a passion for teaching and experience in the ESL/EFL industry, then this opportunity will excite you. This new role will be responsible for planning and presenting classes at our English Language School, a new division to compliment our successful Computing School. In addition to the fantastic work environment, we will provide you with a competitive salary plus bonus and parking. Below you can read feedback from an ITTT graduate regarding one section of their online TEFL certification course. Each of our online courses is broken down into concise units that focus on specific areas of English language teaching.   Register now & get certified to teach...  [Read more]

Why Having Foreign Language Experience Makes You a Better Teacher - TEFL Blog


Wed, 27 Mar 2019 Linda Dunsmore Alumni Experiences Why Having Foreign Language Experience Makes You a Better Teacher When one begins to study a new language, they can often find themselves to be a bit overwhelmed. Language acquisition is not an easy task, and it comes with many challenges and difficulties attached. Although, as ESL teachers, we are trained to look out for common errors and given the best teaching ideas and methodologies to use in the classroom, it can sometimes feel as though something is missing. Teachers who have studied a foreign language and have had experience using the language possess that missing piece, and their foreign language experience makes them better teachers. Table of Contents "Teachers were once in their students’ shoes." "Having foreign...  [Read more]

The History of the ESA Methodology - TEFL Blog


Tue, 04 Feb 2020 Elizaveta Pachina Teaching Ideas The History of the ESA Methodology ESA is a learning methodology invented by Jeremy Harmer. April 30, 1947, He has taught English in Mexico and the UK and has trained teachers around the world. He is the series editor of the “How to teach” series, and the author of the highly acclaimed The Practice of English Language Teaching and How to teach English. Table of Contents The principles of the method Typical Structure Do you want to teach English abroad? Take a TEFL course! Related Articles: This post was written by our TEFL certification graduate Nawal S. Please note that this blog post might not necessarily represent the beliefs or opinions of ITTT. The principles of the method The ESA method which he invented, has all...  [Read more]

Linguistics for ESL Teachers - TEFL Blog


Wed, 07 Oct 2020 Sahil Gazi TEFL Information Alumni Experiences Teaching Ideas Linguistics for ESL Teachers Anyone who has studied linguistics or is a linguist has often been faced with the question, “so how many languages do you speak?” Table of Contents What is Linguistics? Why does it matter? How does it work? How can teachers use linguistics to teach a foreign language such as English? Can it help in career development? In conclusion Related Articles: Check out what our course grads say in our many video testimonials! A point of short-lived frustration in these scenarios, linguists are often mistaken for being polyglots. Although sometimes they will focus on a particular language and even become fluent in it, their goal is not to translate documents or conversations...  [Read more]

How to Implement TEFL if You're a Non-native Teacher - TEFL Blog


Thu, 30 May 2019 Elizaveta Pachina Alumni Experiences How to Implement TEFL if You're a Non-native Teacher As a non-native English speaker, I was very scared of teaching English or even thinking about teaching English at the beginning of my teaching career. But some months later I realized that I have a huge advantage compared to the native speakers: I still remember the difficulties of learning English and I know what might cause problems to my students. Table of Contents Advantages of Non-native Teachers How I Design My Lessons Are you ready to teach English all over the world? Related Articles: Listen to this blog post This post was written by our TEFL certification graduate Gabriella S. Please note that this blog post might not necessarily represent the beliefs or opinions of...  [Read more]

The ESA Method to Facilitate Student Learning Needs - TEFL Blog


Thu, 31 Oct 2019 Elizaveta Pachina Alumni Experiences The ESA Method to Facilitate Student Learning Needs Every fresh teacher, once starting his or her career, has this question: how should I teach English? What is the best way to organize my classes to make sure students would not be bored and learn something? And how to keep them motivated and enjoy every lesson? I did have all these questions at the beginning of my teaching career, and by trials and errors, I found the approach this TEFL course is based on – ESA. Table of Contents My Language Learning Story Teaching Practice Lesson Steps Do you want to teach English abroad? Take a TEFL course! Related Articles: This post was written by our TEFL certification graduate Angelina G. Please note that this blog post might not...  [Read more]

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