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Preparing you to teach English

UNIVERSITY-BACKED PROGRAMS

In cooperation with Seattle Pacific University, The School of Teaching ESL offers specialized bachelor and graduate programs leading to a number of English language teaching credentials, including TESOL/TEFL Certificates, ELL and Bilingual Endorsements, and graduate credit options for MA-TESOL and MA Teaching degrees at SPU.

PROFESSIONAL INSTRUCTION

Our full-service program is known for its professionalism and quality. We offer a range of study options to cater to your individual needs. Our experienced instructors build your knowledge while focusing you on the practical skills to teach English. Our director provides resources and tools to help you transition to employment. We can help you launch a career or take yours in a new direction.

CUSTOMER SERVICE

We are always available to conduct face-to-face advising or speak with you over the phone. We will work with you one on one to determine the best study plan to suit your needs. Contact our office where one of our dedicated staff members can answer your questions and get you started!

 
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Upcoming Events

 
 

Summer 2016

Registration open

4-WEEK INTENSIVES

Aug 8 - Sept 8

Space Available

ONE-WEEK INTENSIVES

One week = 3 credits

ELT 5542 Assessment

Aug 1 - Aug 5
Space Available

ELT 5533 Materials

Aug 8 - Aug 12
Space Available

ELT 5538 Young Learners

Aug 22 - Aug 26
Space Available


Fall 2016

Registration opens Aug 10

4-WEEK INTENSIVES

Sept 19 - Oct 14

Space Available

Oct 24 - Nov 18

Space Available

EVENING CLASSES

Meet once a week

ELT 5535 Pronunciation

TUE: Sept 20 - Nov 15
Space Available

ELT 5530 Foundations

WED: Sept 21 - Nov 16
Space Available

ELT 5532 Grammar

THU: Sept 22 - Nov 17
Space Available


ONLINE CLASSES

Sept 29 - Dec 8

5530 Foundations

5532 Grammar

5533 Materials

5538 Young Learners

5542 Assessment

5545 Classroom Issues

5546 Advocacy/Leadership


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Testimonials

  • “This is probably one of the best programs you could ever attend. I apply what I learned to my classroom teaching on a daily basis. I strongly endorse S-TESL, but be prepared to work your rear-end off for 4 weeks! It is worth it, though.”

    4-Week Intensive Graduate
     
  • “Lively teachers who are genuinely concerned about student learning. The faculty is committed to staying abreast of research and current topics in ELT.”

    S-TESL Graduate