Volunteer ESL Teaching: Give Back/Explore a New Career Path
Volunteering as an English as a second language teacher is a great way to give back to the community while honing your cross-cultural communication skills and making international contacts. In this workshop, you will learn about volunteer opportunities to aid adult speakers of other languages in practicing their spoken English. You also will practice some tried-and-true techniques to help adult learners improve their language skills through role-playing, watching/discussing film clips and news programs, and storytelling. Develop and sharpen your own skills while helping others to develop theirs.
You'll Walk Away with
- Greater familiarity with opportunities for volunteer English teaching/facilitating in the community
- Knowledge of techniques to engage students and help them to improve communicative competence
- Those seeking a new career path
- Retired professionals who want to share and expand their experience while giving back