Learn the best practices for teaching language skills (Listening, Speaking, Reading, and Writing) and sub-skills (Vocabulary, Grammar, and Pronunciation) to Very Young Learners (aged between 3 and 6) and Young Learners (aged between 7 and 12) and understand how to teach them efficiently. This course will equip you with the knowledge and skills to potentially target learners in upper age groups as well
In this course you will learn:
Upon completion of the course you will be able to:
Divided into eight modules, this foundation level course is scheduled as follows:
The course will begin on the first Monday of July 2020 and spans until the last week of July 2020. Throughout the course, you will be able to learn at your own pace and at your convenience to suit your schedule. Participants will have four weeks to complete the course. However, they can access the program content for a period of five weeks. Two weeks ahead of the course, a free-of-charge compulsory orientation program (Week Zero) will be offered to enhance your online learning skills.
Young Learners Teacher Training Course (Foundation Level) is designed for pre-service and in-service teachers and administrators looking for a better foundation in teaching learners aged between three and thirteen. If you are already a teacher of YLs or you wish to begin your career as a teacher of YLs, then this course is for you to unlearn outdated practices, the latest trends and relearn best practices in teaching children.
To enroll in this course, you should be at least at the Independant User B1 level (CEFR). To evaluate your English proficiency, click on the link below and follow the instructions:
MLA24.com online courses are asynchronous (i.e. you can log in any time). You should plan to spend approximately ten hours a week. Each module offers a variety of interactive tasks including video clips, readings, discussions, projects, and quizzes. You must score 70% or higher on each module’s quiz to qualify for the next module. Once you have successfully completed the the course, you will receive a certificate of completion detailing your hours of professional development during the program. All course materials are available via the Learning Management System accessable through MLA24.com. Please note that the registration fee covers the cost of the materials and the e-certificate.
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