Articles in Category: TEFL

THE IMPORTANCE OF INTERNATIONAL ENGLISH STANDARDIZED EXAMS

THE IMPORTANCE OF INTERNATIONAL ENGLISH STANDARDIZED EXAMS
International English standardized exams have gained importance in Latin America, and all over the world. What is the real reason for this? None other than the need to have a valid method of appraising the extent at which learners are able to understand and speak the English language.

THE RIGHT EXAM FOR THE RIGHT LEVEL

THE RIGHT EXAM FOR THE RIGHT LEVEL
Global Language Training GEP English Exams target specific levels of ability to give an in-depth assessment of candidates’ skills across not only all four language skills – listening, speaking, reading and writing, but Language Use as well. In this, they differ from most multi-level tests which cover the full range of language abilities in one test.

WHY TEFL IN 2020

WHY TEFL IN 2020
With the arrival of a new decade, it’s the perfect time to TEFL. Whether you are looking for a career change or the opportunity to travel or simply love teaching the English language Global Language Training can provide all the tools you need to embark in this new and exciting endeavour.

TEACHING BUSINESS ENGLISH

TEACHING BUSINESS ENGLISH
Most new English teachers start out teaching children as part of a school system, or a mix of children and adults at private English conversation schools, but experienced teachers with flexibility in their work schedules and valid work visas often move on to the lucrative world of freelancing in Business English abroad.

TEFL IN THAILAND

TEFL IN THAILAND
Thailand has always been one of the most popular TEFL destinations in the world, offering plenty of work for EFL teachers, a warm climate, great food, and a low cost of living.

WHERE YOU SHOULD TEFL IN 2019-2020

WHERE YOU SHOULD TEFL IN 2019-2020
Teaching English, either abroad or close to home, can be a life-changing experience and there are many opportunities to be found out there. From teaching young children to business people, teaching large classes to tutoring one-on-one, working in a sunny location abroad to working from the comfort of your own home as an online English teacher – there are contracts to suit all!

HOW TO TRULY EXPERIENCE OUR GLOBAL VILLAGE

HOW TO TRULY EXPERIENCE OUR GLOBAL VILLAGE
Nowadays we constantly hear about Globalization, being citizens of the world, frontiers becoming mere concepts and so on, and we rarely grasp the true meaning of what all this means… and fail to acknowledge the invaluable opportunity presented to us as educators that our ancestors could only have dreamt off.

BEST PLACES TO TEFL IN 2020

BEST PLACES TO TEFL IN 2020
The number of English language learners worldwide continues to rapidly increase, with estimates that the number will hit 2 billion in 2020. As more people start learning English, more opportunities arise for qualified EFL teachers, whether they’re looking for work teaching English abroad or online.

CHOOSING THE RIGHT TEFL CERTIFICATION COURSE

CHOOSING THE RIGHT TEFL CERTIFICATION COURSE
Back in the day, the requirements to teach abroad were simply to be a native English speaker and to look the part. However, times have changed. Nowadays, if you wish to embark on the exciting world of teaching abroad you need proper training and accreditation; you need to have at least a TEFL or TESOL certification. But you need to be careful when choosing a course which is why, it would be wise to follow these recommendations.

TOEFL CHANGE IN 2019

TOEFL CHANGE IN 2019
The research team at Global Language Training has recently learned that the TOEFL Exam has changed as of August 1, 2019. Major changes to the reading, listening and speaking sections began on that day. Most of these changes have been well-publicized, but some of them are a “secret changes”.

TEACHING ENGLISH ONLINE

TEACHING ENGLISH ONLINE
Although most online English teaching companies want native speaking English teachers from the traditional English-speaking countries: The USA, UK, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and sometimes South Africa, there’s also a huge market for non-native English speakers as well.

TEACHING ABROAD

TEACHING ABROAD
Teaching English аbrоаd, іѕ not only an incredible opportunity to build up your professional repertoire, but also an invaluable chance to broaden your cultural horizons and truly contribute as a true citizen of the globalized world. However, when the time comes to deciding where to go, there are many factors to take into consideration, for example, your individual goals, the salary, the charm of the local culture, your appetite for adventure, a long held dream of living and visiting a place or simply the different requirements depending on the country or general area you choose.