If you have an interest in teaching English to people from other countries, you have likely come across the term TESOL. This term stands for Teaching English to Speakers of Other Language.
1. TESOL: Core Certificate Program
This 140-hour program is designed to give students a solid foundation in the main skills required to teach English as a second language. This program even requires a practicum experience with a student to prove you can apply your skills in real-world roles.
2. TESOL Certificate: Advanced Practitioner
Once you have your core certification out of the way, and experience in the field, you may want to earn your advanced practitioner certificate. This can prepare you for leadership and management positions in your organization. This may also help you make a bigger impact in curriculum design and how programs are executed and evaluated.
3. ELT Leadership Management Certificate Program
This certification can be useful to those who already work in leadership or management positions, and those who want to move into these higher roles. This program is even offered online. By the time you read this, all their certificate programs may have online options; so check out TESOL’s site to be sure. This can really help busy professionals move ahead without slowing their careers down.
4. Leadership Development Certificate Program
This is a 4-week, 40-hour online program that is available and targeted for those who want to be leaders in the TESOL International Association.