Practical Teacher - Teacher Training Course

This course is also available online

2 weeks

Course Length

Mon to Fri

Lesson Days

15 a week

Lessons

English

Language

B2

Minimum Level

Overview

Practical Teacher is suitable for teachers who want a pragmatic programme that encompasses developing resources, useful ideas and methods to brighten up classrooms and encourage students. The course focusses on selecting and using teaching materials and designing tasks to engage students through the activity-based programme.

You’ll cover a range of ways to select, adapt and design different frameworks. The course is going to be building confidence in using a variety of teaching techniques. Our training will also give you the chance to share your classroom practices and experiences with other peers.

Completing this course will help you:

  • To choose, adapt and create teaching materials for different contexts
  • To develop your confidence in employing a range of teaching methods
  • To identify ways to encourage and involve learners
  • To share your teaching skills with other peers.

Who is the course for?

This teacher training is for teachers who want a workable programme that encompasses emerging resources, pragmatic ideas and techniques to revive classrooms and inspire learners.

Course Sample programme

Week 1

Course Content

Monday

Activities to develop listening, speaking, reading and writing

Tuesday

Selecting and exploiting materials

Wednesday

Activities for teaching pronunciation

Thursday

Teaching using a task-based learning approach

Friday

Using student mistakes to aid understanding

Week 2

 

Monday

Dealing with emerging language and reformulation

Tuesday

Introducing and practising new language: grammar, vocabulary, function

Wednesday

Integrating new technologies into language learning – Using songs, games and videos

Thursday

Preparing students for examinations

Friday

Dictogloss and dictation activities

*Please note that the course content may be subject to change due to latest methodology trends updates.

1 lesson=45mins

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