Stand out when applying to jobs teaching English to teens and young adults ages 13-20. Gain real-world skills and learn activities and teaching techniques you can use.
Module 1 The Practicalities of Teaching Teens and Young Adults
Module 2 Practical Applications of Language Teaching Pedagogy in the Teenage Classroom
Module 3 Engaging Tasks for Teens and Young Adults
Module 4 Practical Games for Teens and Young Adults
Module 5 Self-Development Through Reflective Teaching with Teenagers
When you graduate, you’ll be able to:
Apply the most effective teaching practices for teens and young adults, ages 13-20, 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 teens and young adults 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.