Teacher training and a Cambridge qualification for primary teachers, at your location

 

This course is designed for English language teachers currently working in primary education (6-12 years old) to improve their teaching skills and classroom performance.

The course leads to a recognised qualification from Cambridge English, part of the University of Cambridge. 

IH London will help you plan and launch the programme, and will then mentor your organisation and local training staff through the first year. We will work alongside your local trainers supporting their professional development as they mentor teachers. 

Who is this course for?

This course is for schools or institutions that have a group of primary teachers (teaching 6 -12 year olds) who would like to gain the CELT-P qualification. It is made up of online modules combined with face-to-face support and classroom observation at your school by an International House teacher trainer. 

Course objectives

CELT-P is a practical teaching qualification that will help you refresh and build your teaching skills to get the most from your primary school students.

By the end of the course you will have the skills and confidence to:

  • successfully implement the curriculum
  • apply your learning to classroom situations
  • improve your classroom teaching

Course outline

The course is a mixture of online and face-to-face content. Nine online modules focus on teaching in large primary school class contexts. They can be completed in any order. 

  • Module 1 – Language awareness for teaching
  • Module 2 – Developing listening and speaking skills in the primary classroom
  • Module 3 – Developing reading and writing skills in the primary classroom
  • Module 4 – Resources for learning in the primary classroom
  • Module 5 – Managing the primary classroom
  • Module 6 – Approaches to teaching language in the primary classroom
  • Module 7 – The young learner, language and the primary classroom
  • Module 8 – Planning language learning in the primary classroom
  • Module 9 – Assessing language learning in the primary context

Your teacher trainer will provide support, teaching practice and scheduled classroom observation at your school or institution.

You will be assessed in a number of ways throughout the course:

  • online progress tests and practical tasks throughout the course
  • assessed teaching practice
  • written assessment

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