TESOL Certification, what can it do for you?
TESOL is well respected by administrators of English schools,colleges and other institutes, so it is a great certificate tohave along with a university degree(s).
Where can you study for a TESOL Certificate?
One famous institute is Global TESOL College
This college is an educational institution with its headquarters in Canada.
They have a number of branch offices in Canada as well as in the USA. Apart from Canada and the USA they have offices in India, Taiwan, Mexico, Malaysia and Greece.
They mainly offer TESOL certificates and courses all over the world that help people in teaching English to the non-native speakers of English. They offer 7-8 different courses. TESOL will help you with your teaching employment search, the certificate will give you more credibility, and you can use their online career section.
About the American TESOL Institute
The institute has been teaching students to teach English to children, adults and even professionals worldwide through ESL programs since 2002. TESOL is the acronym for teaching English to speakers of other languages. TESOL graduates can earn a sizeable income teaching English to students in Asia, the Middle East, Latin America, Europe and other countries worldwide.
TESOL Quarterly is a professional journal that has writings contributed by professional people from all over the world.
by K. Ali
The teachers of English language – ELT, contribute most of the writings then these writings are reviewed by the team of the Quarterly and published in the journal. As the name “quarterly” suggests, the journal is published four times a year.
It contains articles and research that is about learning English. This Quarterly has a wide genre of articles that include psychology of language learning and teaching, issues in research and research methodology, curriculum development, instructional methods, and language planning.
TQ publishes content to connect theory with practice and therefore it also publishes implications and applications of research in different topics such as anthropology, theoretical linguistics, communication, psycholinguistics, and sociolinguistics.
The subscription charges of the journal are between $50 and $70 depending on whether you want it in print or in e-form. You can go to this link if you wish to subscribe to this TESOL journal.
If you want to read the Quarterly’s different volumes click here. The editions on this site are only electronic and are totally free.
You can also submit your English language content to the Quarterly. Click here to read the submission guidelines and the method to submit your content to TQ.
TQ has done a lot in helping people to become better Teachers of English. Most of the findings, research, and articles are about learning and teaching English, which are especially good for the people who wish to do a course of TEFL or TESOL.