Articles about teacher development

Soft skills

CELTA Success Story - Jenny Teo

CELTA graduate, Jenny Teo tells us how the qualification has helped her change career and move abroad.  Prior to CELTA, I had a long and fairly successful career in marketing and communications for corporate, non-profit and government sectors in the US and Singapore. But after 20 years of being in the industry, I felt burnt out and craved something that was not only completely different but could also offer me more autonomy and more importantly, fuel my passion for travel.

Getting the best out of my students

Our Blog Writing Competition 2015 has come to an end! We would like to thank everyone for your enthusiatic participation in this contest.  Please enjoy one of the winning stories, submitted by Raymond Koh.   "Getting the best out of my students is like flying kites. There is a need to find the right place and right time for every individual to soar. The kites may come to me in different shapes and sizes, damaged or made of quality materials. My goal is to get all of them to fly as high and as long in the sky as possible.