Private area exclusively for Homelingua teachers: useful resources and tips

Trinity College London Diploma in TESOL

  If you would like to enhance your knowledge of teaching by taking a diploma level teacher qualification, we would be pleased to welcome you to our training team. The Trinity College Diploma in TESOL is a 9-month online training programme followed … Read More»

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Teach English & host students in your home – earn up to £795 per week

Teachers required to teach English and host adult and young learner international students all over the UK. We also require teachers that can teach school subject courses (maths, science, GCSEs & A Levels) as well as teachers that have specialised … Read More»

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Understanding IELTS: Techniques for English Language Tests (ONLINE COURSE)

Improve your English and prepare for tests, such as IELTS reading, writing, speaking and listening, with this free online course. https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/understanding-ielts?utm_source=newsletter_segment&utm_medium=futurelearn_organic_email&utm_campaign=fl_october_2017&utm_term=02_10_2017_first_name_10_fascinating_courses_for_you Why join the course? Anyone thinking about taking an English language test, such as IELTS, will find this course particularly … Read More»

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IELTS: How is IELTS Marked?

  Have you ever been interested in how IELTS is marked? This is very useful information to know as it equips you to better teach your students, whilst arming them with the knowledge they need in order to achieve better … Read More»

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Webinar: Academic Writing for IELTS

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Click the link below to view the May 2017: Academic writing for IELTS. https://oxfordinternational.webex.com/oxfordinternational/ldr.php?RCID=fe3102df2b20d96f51a7eed50ac2bd41 If this is the first time you are viewing a Webex webinar you will need to download the software. Follow the instructions after you click the … Read More»

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Prevent: What is Prevent?

What is Prevent? Prevent is about safeguarding people and communities from the threat of terrorism. Prevent is 1 of the 4 elements of CONTEST, the Government’s counter-terrorism strategy. It aims to stop people becoming terrorists or supporting terrorism. The Prevent … Read More»

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Webinar: Introducing and understanding Cambridge First (FCE)

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Click the link below to view the April 2017 webinar: Introducing and understanding Cambridge First (FCE) https://oxfordinternational.webex.com/oxfordinternational/ldr.php?RCID=c7308d5a3ed380ad24953b095dfddebc If this is the first time you are viewing a Webex webinar you will need to download the software. Follow the instructions after … Read More»

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British Council “nano-degrees” 2016

  Dear Teacher! Are you considering how and where to do some professional development this year? If not, why not? You are? That’s great! Please read on. Try some short, accredited, online courses. They’re known by different names, sometimes nano-degrees and … Read More»

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Webinar – Pronunciation – 2016 January

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Thank you! Firstly, thank you to those home tutors who attended this first webinar of 2016. We talked a little about ‘keeping your Teacher Profile alive’, namely adding the five excursions to your profile page. If you haven’t done that yet … Read More»

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THE (?) guidebook for One-to-One teaching

The first edition of Priscilla Osborne’s excellent guide to 1-1 teaching was published in 2005 and it has recently been updated and republished, both as a physical book and an e-book. According to Priscilla, “One-to one teaching can encompass the best … Read More»

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