Teaching Special Groups in ESL - Teaching Individuals (One-to-One)


The next category we are looking at in our series on teaching special groups in ESL are individuals. Teaching individuals, or one-to-one, forms a large part of the ESL market. Find out the positives, negatives and tips in this video.

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.

In this unit, I learned about developing good rapport between myself and the students in the classroom. This is very important because it will indicate how the lesson will flow and how the students will respect each other and the teacher. Also, I learned about different aspects like seating and treating problematic behavior. Seating can be used based on which students you're teaching and how you want the classroom to feel, and treating problematic behavior can widely effect the success and flow of the lessons in the classroom.