American TESOL Certification is a globally recognized credential that validates an individual's proficiency in teaching English to speakers of other languages (TESOL). It serves as a valuable asset for those seeking to teach English online and abroad.
American TESOL Certification empowers individuals to make a meaningful impact in the lives of others by sharing their knowledge and passion for the English language. With a globally recognized credential and comprehensive training, participants are well-equipped to embark on a rewarding career in the dynamic field of TESOL.
Key Advantages of American TESOL Certification:
Standardized Recognition: American TESOL Certification is widely recognized by language schools, institutions, and employers worldwide, signifying your expertise in TESOL methodology and practices.
Diverse Teaching Opportunities: With American TESOL Certification, you open doors to a variety of teaching opportunities, whether it's working as a freelance ESL teacher, teaching English online, or pursuing a teaching career abroad.
Foundational TESOL Knowledge: Our comprehensive courses provide a strong foundation in TESOL principles, including language acquisition theories, classroom management techniques, lesson planning strategies, and cultural sensitivity.
Preparation for In-Person and Online Teaching: Our training equips you with the skills and knowledge to effectively teach English in both in-person and online settings.
Optional Job Placement Assistance: We offer optional job placement assistance upon certification, helping you connect with potential employers and secure teaching positions that align with your career aspirations.
Career Prospects for American TESOL Certified Individuals:
Online ESL Instructor: Join reputable online language platforms and teach English to students across the globe.
ESL Teacher Abroad: Pursue teaching opportunities in international schools, language institutes, or private institutions.
Corporate ESL Trainer: Provide English language training to employees of multinational corporations.
ESL Curriculum Developer: Develop engaging and effective English language learning materials.
Course Objectives & Completion
1. Examine and analyze the core knowledge of teaching ESL: Throughout this course, you will delve deeply into the fundamental principles and practices of teaching English as a Second Language (ESL). You will explore the core concepts that underpin effective language instruction, including language acquisition theories, pedagogical strategies, and classroom management techniques. By the end of the course, you will have a solid foundation in ESL teaching theory and practice.
2. Create ESL lesson plans: An essential skill for ESL educators is the ability to design engaging and effective lesson plans. This course will equip you with the knowledge and tools to create well-structured, dynamic lesson plans that cater to the specific needs of your students. You will learn how to set clear learning objectives, select appropriate materials, and implement various teaching techniques to ensure your lessons are both educational and engaging.
3. Assess and compare methods and approaches to TESOL: The field of Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) is diverse and continuously evolving. In this course, you will critically examine different TESOL methods and approaches. By comparing and contrasting these methodologies, you will gain valuable insights into how to adapt your teaching style to suit various contexts and student needs.
4. Facilitate successful communication in a cross-cultural learning environment: Teaching ESL often involves working with students from diverse cultural backgrounds. This course will provide you with the intercultural skills necessary to create an inclusive and welcoming learning environment. You will learn to foster effective communication among students of different cultural, linguistic, and social backgrounds, ultimately promoting a positive and harmonious learning experience.
Upon Enrollment You Receive
Online or in-class TESOL training: You will have the flexibility to choose between online or in-class training, depending on your preferences and circumstances. Both options provide comprehensive TESOL instruction, ensuring you receive the education that suits your needs.
Textbook(s): You will gain access to essential course materials, including textbooks, which serve as valuable references to support your learning journey.
TESOL teacher resources: These resources are a treasure trove of practical tools, teaching aids, and reference materials that will aid you in your teaching endeavors. They are designed to enhance your teaching methods and enrich the learning experience for your students.
Upon Completion You Receive
American TESOL certification(s): Upon successfully completing the course, you will earn American TESOL certification(s). This certification is a recognized testament to your proficiency in ESL teaching and can open doors to numerous teaching opportunities worldwide.
Optional teacher placement: If you choose, you can benefit from optional teacher placement support, which can help you secure teaching positions that align with your career goals and interests.
Ongoing continuing education and job placement support: The learning journey doesn't end with certification. You will have access to continuing education opportunities to keep your teaching skills sharp and up-to-date. Additionally, job placement support will remain available to assist you in finding suitable ESL teaching positions, ensuring a smooth transition into the field.