Reach out to Varsity Tutors if you are interested in joining a Spokane TESOL certification training program. TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers Of Foreign Languages) includes both TEFL and TESL. Whether you are completing a TESOL certificate program from an organization such as the TESOL International Association or getting your TESOL certification through another program, taking an online course can supplement your studies.
TESOL programs do not usually have a large exam you need to pass. However, you must complete the coursework and the minimum hours of practicum. The prerequisites can vary from one organization or program to another and may or may not include possession of a bachelor's degree. The requirements you need to get a job as an English teacher also vary depending on which organization or employer you are applying to.
Regardless of whether you are studying at Whitworth University, Gonzaga University, or another university, taking a professional Spokane TESOL certification course can give you the boost you need to complete your certification or certificate program. Online classes can be easy and convenient. They take place in our virtual classroom, so you won't have to leave your home to study. You can even study from a quiet place in your school or anywhere else where you have access to the internet. Our Live Learning Platform has a video chat tool that is designed to allow students to see, hear, and speak with each other and their instructor. We also have a virtual whiteboard that can be used by the teacher to enhance the sessions. For example, they can use it to write down discussion topics or organize lesson plans.
Joining in on class discussions can allow you to hear new perspectives and exchange ideas. You can share tips with other students about topics such as identifying learning objectives, presenting lesson plans, and techniques for teaching speaking skills. You can ask questions, which the teacher can answer or present to the class to spark further discussion. You can also chime in and answer questions posed by other students. Explaining a concept to someone else can help you gain a better understanding of it yourself. If you did not get enough time to ask all your questions during class, you can ask your teacher to give you one-on-one time after class for additional support.
Taking an online Spokane TESOL certification class can also help you improve your study skills. For example, the teacher can focus on skills such as time management, which is essential for completing a TESOL certification or certificate program successfully. You can also learn about setting achievable goals, taking notes during class so that you can review them later, and asking questions. Your teacher might recommend additional resources that can help prepare you for your future career as an English teacher. When taking a class, you can review important teaching skills as well, such as how to deal with disruptive behavior. This can prove to be especially useful if you are dealing with young children.
For more information on how you can get started with a TESOL training program in Spokane, reach out to Varsity Tutors. Speak to our educational consultants about your goals and schedule. Regardless of whether you have free time in the morning, at night, or on weekends, we can help you enroll in the next-starting Spokane TESOL certification training program. You won't have to wait long, as new courses start each month. There are both two-week and four-week courses you can choose from. Give us a call today and we will get you started as soon as we can.