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Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Language

Teachers of English to Speakers of other Languages teach classes in English to students whose first language is a language other than English.

Overview

Teachers of English to Speakers of other Languages teach classes in English to students whose first language is a language other than English.

Day-to-day

  • assessing the extent of language difficulties in students for whom English is a second language
  • teaching students individually and in small groups out of the regular classroom, and assisting students within normal classroom settings
  • teaching students English language skills using a variety of methods including lecture and visual demonstration
  • providing assistance to other classroom teachers by designing special teaching programs for students with English language difficulties
  • designing and producing teaching materials and adapting existing materials
  • preparing course outlines and goals
  • assigning lessons, correcting homework, and preparing and grading exams
  • analysing, recording and reporting progress to regular classroom teachers, parents and students.

Occupation snapshot
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$1,402 / week
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Stable

To become a Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Language

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