Elias is from the United States and enjoyed working on our 120-hour online TEFL course. He enjoyed the 20 units and learned many new teaching skills. He is excited to start working abroad teaching English as a second language.
Below you can read feedback from an ITTT graduate regarding one section of their online TEFL certification course. Each of our online courses is broken down into concise units that focus on specific areas of English language teaching. This convenient, highly structured design means that you can quickly get to grips with each section before moving onto the next.
Speech Act Theory was something completely new to me. I did not know that there were names for these expressions/types of speech. I felt that this was mostly beneficial for me but I will have to think more about how I can include this new information into an activity for students learning Business English of the current high school students I teach.This unit explains the importance of having a lesson plan and makes it clear what components are necessary for a successful lesson. I have learned that having a lesson plan is necessary for both the teacher and the students. However, one should keep in mind that a lesson plan is subject to change that should be adjusted accordingly to student needs.