There are many aims of teaching English and this blog post seeks to provide an outline of the overall aim that teachers should strive for. Basically, the teacher needs to provide the students with the knowledge that they want. In the case of teaching English, students have varying aims, but a teacher should provide students with the skills needed to speak, listen, read and write in the English language. Read this blog post to find out more about the aims of teaching English.
This post is for new teachers that are about to have their very first class. For a lot of people walking into a new job is a daunting prospect. If this is your very first time walking into a classroom as a teacher then I’m sure that you will be grateful for some advice! Probably the best advice listed in this post is to be prepared! Make sure you know what you are going to teach inside out. Make a lesson plan and make a backup plan for when your original ideas don’t work out as you would have liked them to!