Teaching Special Groups in ESL - Top 10 Tips When Teaching Beginners


Regardless of which type of beginners you are teaching here are our top 10 tips for the teaching of beginner classes.

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.

Reported speech is a topic most students face problems with, and I was very pleased with the table that showed the way verbs would change from a direct speech, to a reported speech. Again, was timing. This and here changes to that and there, this topic summarizes the basics for reported speech and I think it is useful for anyone planning to teach reported speech.This unit has been a useful revision on general usage of past tenses. I had a chance to recognize what activities can be used while working on particular tenses. The thing I found most useful, are the most common mistakes students could commit while learning this part of grammar. As always I am sure these materials will allow me to improve my results in teaching.