In this episode, we cover the pronunciation of the word kismet. This word is a noun and means fate or destiny. The word comes from Arabic ?ismat meaning 'division'.
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.
Unit 10 contained two videos. both videos had the same teacher and students the only difference was the way the teacher taught each class. In the first video the students were very confused and rarely participated. The teacher made comments that were of no benefit and caused students to be intimidated. Also, his lesson plan was very ineffective and unclear. In the second video the teacher's attitude made a huge difference. He called on students by their name and thanked them. He encouraged participation and engaged them effectively.