Category: Teacher Training
Starting Out As A Language Instructor- TESOL, TEFL or CELTA?
Teaching English in a foreign country is one of the best expat jobs. However, teaching English abroad can be quite complicated when you are starting out. There are different programs, courses or job boards or forums, all with the acronyms, including TESOL, CELTA or TEFL, among a host of others. This might leave you even […]
How CELTA changed my life
The awesome thing about teaching is that it’s also a form of learning. For Priya A., a CELTA-certified English instructor, this can’t be any more true. She shares her story on how CELTA changed her life as she continuously seeks for personal and professional development. You may be asking yourself: Is CELTA right for me? Been […]
How To Be A Confident First-Time Language Learner
Going back to school as an adult is not as easy as it looks. We saw the world differently since we graduated and has adapted a new lifestyle being a professional adult. However, with the right motivation and purpose, we can always go back to school anytime we want. Plus, the familiarity makes it more […]
Why Become An ESL Teacher
It is estimated that over 100,000 positions are available for English trainers internationally on an annual basis and research suggests that China and South Korea, alone, hire approximately 1,000 ESL teachers per month. The need for qualified and proficient ESL teachers is growing continuously and that is just one of many reasons to become an […]
Why get the CELTA or TESOL certification?
Looking to boost your language teaching skills and learn the best practices to support different learning needs and styles? Here are 5 reasons why you should get the CELTA or TESOL certification: Good job prospects You will often hear English language teachers moan about how they never make enough money, or how they never have […]