Teaching Special Groups in ESL - Teaching Young Learners


The next category we are looking at in our series on teaching special groups in ESL are young learners. We consider students aged 2 to 16 young learners. Find out the positives, negatives and tips when teaching young learners 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.

This unit, Troubleshooting, was focus on some of the most common problem situations that teachers can encounter in the classroom and also suggest ways of dealing with them. In fact, this lesson show how experienced teachers are supposed to act in many contexts such as First lessons, Warmers, Different levels, Large classes, Use of native language, Reluctant students and Difficulties with listening texts. It is not usually easy to discipline all the students in the classroom, but it is important for the success of the learners.