TEAL Course

Overview: This course is a practical introduction to the field of Teaching English as an Additional Language (TEAL).  Students gain an understanding of the latest theories of language acquisition and teaching methodologies while exploring best practices for teaching English at basic and intermediate levels.  Students also learn about course design, prepare and lead activities, develop assessment tools, and review textbooks and online resources.  Students gain experience teaching and learn to write a personal philosophy of English language teaching.

Download a full outline of the course schedule (PDF)!

For more information, please email Julie Matsubara (jmatsubara@uchicago.edu), and visit esl.uchicago.edu.

The course begins Friday, April 6. Please reach out to Julie no later than March 30.