Teaching Special Groups in ESL - English For Specific Purposes

 

Our next category in our series of teaching special groups in ESL is English for specific purposes. This video focuses specifically on teaching business English. How is business Enligsh different to general English? Will you be able to teach business English? Find out in this video.


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. This convenient, highly structured design means that you can quickly get to grips with each section before moving onto the next.

When teaching how to speak English the teacher must work on accuracy and fluency at different times in order to let the student produce language confidently as the ideas come and during the study time work on detailed accuracy. To learn and perfect writing English the students must be exposed to reading different types of materials as much as possible.This unit focused on how teaching the same lesson to the same group of students can be so different, depending on the approach the teacher takes and how effective the teacher is. This unit highlights several areas that are important to the lessons, such as: teacher attitude, student participation, instructions and explanations, monitoring of students.