ANNOUNCEMENT:

The School of Teaching ESL closed its doors on December 31st, 2017.

However, we are happy to announce that Seattle Pacific University will be offering S-TESL's ELL and Bilingual Endorsement programs online starting this Spring.

To inquire, contact:
SPU’s Center for Professional Education

 
 

S-TESL Blog

 
  • The Hook – Setting the Tone For Your Class

    The Hook – Setting the Tone For Your Class

    First experiences are important! They set the tone for the class and emotionally and intellectually separate the students from their last class or other parts of their day. Here are 5 things […]

     
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  • Haba, Haba – Step by Step with Saudi Students

    Haba, Haba – Step by Step with Saudi Students

    “Don’t sad, Teacher.” Class was over. Minutes before, my class had been a shouting match of angry, agitated Saudi students. It was our third day together in a beginning grammar class. We […]

     
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  • Study at S-TESL using Americorps funding

    Study at S-TESL using Americorps funding

    Americorps funding accepted at S-TESL Americorps or VISTA Education Award – For those who’ve completed their Americorps service. Visit our Americorps FAQ page for more information.NOTE: At S-TESL your Americorps award can […]

     
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  • A Milestone Year for S-TESL

    A Milestone Year for S-TESL

    At this year’s WAESOL conference, I attended a crowded presentation on the “Flipped Classroom” given by two area teachers I did not know well. Much to my surprise, one of them asked […]

     
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