Erasmus+ English Course For Teachers in Dublin City
Our Erasmus+ English course for teachers, provides 20 lessons in the mornings with 5 extra lessons in the afternoons. The morning lessons take place in a level specific international group. The morning class will focus on improving your overall languge ability. The afternoon lessons are more tailored to teaching methodology. Or if you prefer, you can complete a needs analysis questionnaire (before arrival) to tailor the content of the afternoon lessons to your needs.
Sugested topics for teachers (during the afternoon lessons):
Going digital: Using technology in the classroom.
Going digital: Getting the most out of online tools.
Creating conditions for learning, room layouts, learner motivation and participation.
Course planning and review methods. Feedback, testing and evaluation.
Suggested methods for teaching the four language skills.
Language teaching methodologies.
Teaching mixed ability classes.
Teaching examination courses.
Teaching vocabulary using authentic materials
New ideas for teaching young learners.
Accuracy v fluency, common errors and false friends.
The Irish Educational System.
Developing new lesson ideas for using English in the classroom.
Introduction to The CLIL Method, Content and Language Integrated Learning.
You can choose from a number of Dublin accommodation options all pre-screened by the Horner School, most of which are within walking distance of the school.
We organise an excellent programme of tours and excursions throughout your stay. Click here for further details
We provide full administrative backup, including a dedicated accommodation officer and an academic director to oversee your progression. Each lesson is equal to 50 mins. Course Textbooks are available at the school. Monday is the starting day for all courses. When Monday is a public holiday, Tuesday is the starting day.