Qualified teachers with no prior experience of teaching young learners
Qualified teachers who have already taught young learners but would like specific training
Intensive course: 7th of December - 1st of March 2018 (extensive format)
Application deadline: 17th of November 2017
To prepare teachers for the specific challenges of working with young learners and teenagers, through a blend of online learning and face-to-face assessed teaching practise.
50 hours, to include 30 hours of input sessions, 3 hours of teaching practice, lesson planning, 2 written assignments, homework and observation tasks. Sessions cover areas such as: Child Development, Clarifying and Practising Language, L1 in the classroom, Teaching Very Young Learners, Teaching Adolescents, Material Design and Selection. Course length varies according to the Teacher Training Centre.
Two written assignments: one on teaching materials, plus a self-reflection task. Four teaching practice sessions with two different age groups, observed by a tutor with YL experience in an IH school. The course is taught by qualified, experienced YL English teachers. The final portfolio is moderated by the IH Assessment Unit.
270 000 kzt T IH teachers
360 000 kzt non IH teachers