OUR course

THE online course for teaching online

course contents
Unit 1: Teaching Online
  • Why teach online? Freedom. Flexibility.  Types of students. Self- development. Low costs.
  • Preparing to teach online. Professionalism. Patience. Persistence. Willingness to market yourself.
  • Technical know-how. Linguistic tools. Teaching tools.  Sense of humour.
  • What kind of teacher will you be?
  • The role of the teacher
Unit 6: Planning Your Teaching
  • Proper Planning Promotes Professional Performance
  • Deciding your aims
  • Structuring your lesson
  • Making the best use of your plan
  • Self-evaluation
Unit 2: Bringing About Success
  • Helping your students succeed
  • Encouraging production
  • Ask don’t tell
  • Encouraging fluency
Unit 7: Finding and Keeping your Students
  • First decision: How will you work?
  • Build a comprehensive client base
  • Don’t be afraid of networking
  • Consider how you’ll demand a good rate
  • Choose your platform and technology
Unit 3: The Basic Principles of All TEFL/TESOL
  • Looking after your students
  • Using realistic language – shortened forms – accent
  • Keeping students’ interest – LTTT – how to LTTT
  • Correction
Unit 8: Practice, Production and Progress
  • The student ‘lifestyle’
  • The challenges of practising L2 in a totally L1 environment
  • Groups or individuals?
  • How can we recognise progress?
Unit 4: Teaching Grammar
  • Making grammar interesting
  • Different grammar perspectives
  • Inductive v deductive grammar
  • Chinglish, Konglish and their cousins
  • How to teach grammar
  • (includes Back to Basics Grammar)
Unit 9: Designing Materials and Courses
  • Sources for materials
  • Creating your own materials
  • Becoming a course designer
Unit 5: Teaching Pronunciation
 

  • Why do we all sound different?
  • Diagnosing pronunciation problems
  • Raising awareness
  • The most common problems
  • Useful and engaging methods
  • (includes IPA)
Unit 10: Establishing and Growing an Online Presence
  • Using social media
  • Using ESL websites
  • Building your own website
course contents
Unit 1: Teaching Online
  • Why teach online? Freedom. Flexibility.  Types of students. Self- development. Low costs.
  • Preparing to teach online. Professionalism. Patience. Persistence. Willingness to market.
  • Yourself. Technical know-how. Linguistic tools. Teaching tools. Sense of humour.
  • What kind of teacher will you be?
  • The role of the teacher
Unit 2: Bringing About Success
  • Helping your students succeed
  • Encouraging production
  • Ask don’t tell
  • Encouraging fluency
Unit 3: The Basic Principles of All TEFL/TESOL
  • Looking after your students
  • Using realistic language – shortened forms – accent
  • Keeping students’ interest – LTTT – how to LTTT
  • Correction
Unit 4: Teaching Grammar
  • Making grammar interesting
  • Different grammar perspectives
  • Inductive v deductive grammar
  • Chinglish, Konglish and their cousins
  • How to teach grammar
  • (includes Back to Basics Grammar)
Unit 5: Teaching Pronunciation
  • Why do we all sound different?
  • Diagnosing pronunciation problems
  • Raising awareness
  • The most common problems
  • Useful and engaging methods
  • (includes IPA)
Unit 6: Planning Your Teaching
  • Proper Planning Promotes Professional Performance
  • Deciding your aims
  • Structuring your lesson
  • Making the best use of your plan
  • Self-evaluation
Unit 7: Finding and Keeping your Students
  • First decision: How will you work?
  • Build a comprehensive client base
  • Don’t be afraid of networking
  • Consider how you’ll demand a good rate
  • Choose your platform and technology
Unit 8: Practice Production and Progress
  • The student ‘lifestyle’
  • The challenges of practising L2 in a totally L1 environment
  • Groups or individuals?
  • How can we recognise progress?
Unit 9: Designing Materials and Courses
  • Sources for materials
  • Creating your own materials
  • Becoming a course designer
Unit 10: Establishing and Growing an Online Presence
  • Using social media
  • Using ESL websites
  • Building your own website

CELTO Course Fees include:

  • All the training you need to become a successful online English teacher with the freedom to work anywhere, anytime!
  • The expertise of our team of highly qualified trainers.
  • The security of gaining an internationally recognised qualification.
  • The CELTO issued by ALAP, the awarding body (on successful completion).
  • Possibility of an online teaching position if required – conditions apply.
  • Please note: there are no set start dates and no time limits



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