Teaching Special Groups in ESL - English For Specific Purposes


Our next category in our series of teaching special groups in ESL is English for specific purposes. This video focuses specifically on teaching business English. How is business Enligsh different to general English? Will you be able to teach business English? Find out in this video.

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.

I have learnt from this unit the complexity of future tenses. I have learnt that so many tenses can be used with future meanings. With each tense typical mistakes were shown-and the typical confusion of the ~going to future and the future simple was highlighted. That part also showed methods to teach these two confusing tenses to make it much more clear for future students.UNIT 20 WAS VERY INFORMATIVE AND HELPS THE TEACHERS TO UNDERSTAND HOW TO BUILD RAPPORT WITH THE STUDENTS WHILE TRYING TO ENCOURAGE THEM TO GRASP THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE. IT IS VERY IMPORTANT TO FIND OUT THE STUDENTS NEEDS AND ASPIRATIONS WHEN IT COMES TO ENGLISH IN ORDER TO HELP THEM ACHIEVE THEIR GOAL AND OVERCOME THEIR FEARS IN ORDER TO REALLY ASPIRE IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE.