to Young Learners
Qualify for more jobs teaching English to children ages 5-12. Learn practical strategies, activities, and hands-on instructional methods.
Module 1 The Practicalities of Teaching Young Learners
Module 2 Practical Applications of Language Teaching Pedagogy in the Young Learner Classroom
Module 3 Teaching Strategies to Use While Teaching Young Learners
Module 4 Using Games and Activities with Young Learners
Module 5 Self-Development Through Reflective Teaching with Young Learners
When you graduate, you’ll be able to:
Apply the most effective teaching practices for children ages 5-12, based on pedagogical theory.
Create, analyze, and adapt lesson plans for this age group.
Foster an appropriate and fun teaching environment that maximizes student participation.
Effectively manage behavior for young learners of different ages and levels.
Develop self-reflection techniques as well as community of practice with other teachers.
Learn to foster strong relationships with key stakeholders, such as parents and school administrators.
Requirements to take this course:
18 years of age.
An intermediate or higher level of English proficiency (B1 level, according to the CEFR, the Common European Framework Reference for Language)
Teaching experience or a general TEFL/TESOL certificate (recommended).
Start anytime and work from any device.
Get feedback and ask questions throughout the course.
Work at your own pace - complete in as little as 3 weeks!
Instructional videos, downloadable resources, quizzes & activities, and discussion board.
Certificate of completion
Qualify for jobs teaching online with a specialized certiﬁcation.
Explore the course features
Virtual Instructor Guidance
Meet Aaron. He’ll guide you through each module as your virtual instructor, introducing new sections and demonstrating teaching techniques and activities along the way so you can see what you’re learning in action!
Through interactive exercises and practice activities that check comprehension, you’ll actively engage with the course content as you progress through your training.
The courses include dozens of infographics and other useful resources you can download, save, and refer back to when you’re teaching.
You won’t just read about activities you can use with your classes of young learners and teens, you’ll see them demonstrated in videos in every module!
Tutor and Discussion Board
Your personal tutor provides feedback on assignments and answers questions throughout the course. You’ll also share ideas and experiences with other trainees around the world on the class discussion boards.