- Where should I start?
- Effective courses for teachers of English
- Features of the courses on the example of CELTA
- The CELTA course has a number of advantages. These include:
- The price of the question
The modern teacher English needs to constantly improve knowledge, pedagogical skills, follow trends, new methods of language learning, communicate with colleagues to share experiences. One of the ways of professional development is training at special courses abroad.
Where should I start?
We recommend starting with the choice of educational institution and courses. Anyone who wants to improve pedagogical qualifications abroad should know that far from all schools can provide educational services for professionals. The educational institution should have appropriate accreditation, pedagogical staff. If you doubt the effectiveness of self-selection of schools and courses, entrust this work to specialists of SMAS. Our managers will select the program in accordance with your educational requirements and financial capabilities.
Cooperating with SMAPS , you pay for the cost of professional language programs (without extra charges, additional commissions, etc.) and organizational services (translation of documents, visa support, transfer, supervision of the training process in the country of destination). A company headquartered inLondon and a branch in Moscow is the official partner of many foreign universities and schools. The guarantee of the reliability of SMAPS is an impeccable reputation.
Effective courses for teachers of English
On the international market of educational services, several professional courses for the training of English teachers are presented. Each has its own characteristics. The most popular programs are CELTA, DELTA and Teacher Immersion Course. They are united by the specificity of training. Teachers are invited to immerse themselves in teaching English. That is, at the courses, professional specialists develop pedagogical skills necessary for daily work.
The result of the training on the programs is the acquired knowledge, experience and the international Cambridge certificate. Obtaining the latter is an obligatory step in the career of teaching English.
Features of the courses on the example of CELTA
The course is intended for those wishing to teach English as a foreign language. CELTA - the program coordinated with UCLES (examination boardCambridge ). Specialists who have received a certificate of the appropriate sample are highly valued in the international labor market (in the education sector).
The CELTA course has a number of advantages. These include:
- optimal pedagogical practice (from the first day of the program);
- individual approach and personal supervision of the learning process;
- conducting lessons in international student groups;
- free access to electronic versions of training materials from the moment of booking the course;
- manufacturability of teaching (multimedia, language equipment, special software);
Students who speak English at the level of at least C1 (advanced) can study according to the CELTA program.
Admission to the course is based on the results of the interview in skype. To invite him, you must apply to the chosen institution.
After enrolling in the program, the student is sent a brochure describing the specifics and content of the course. The material is introductory, used at the beginning of the actual training. The main resources for the course (usually 6-7 books) can be purchased or borrowed in the library.
The price of the question
The cost of courses for English teachers depends on the type of program, its duration, place of study, residence, and a number of other factors. For example, the course CELTA in London will cost approximately 161640 rubles for 4 weeks (with accommodation in the family, meals, payment of air tickets, consular fees, full visa support). A two-week Teacher Immersion Course will be less expensive. Its cost is about 102600 rubles.