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Through a series of engaging metaphors and stories, prospective and current EFL/ESL teachers will identify, summarize, and evaluate 7 basic language learning paradigms. Learners will be presented information on such foundational principles as motivation, risk taking, two different modes of learning, and balancing the teacher profession. Learners are also given an understanding of basic techniques founded on those principles, such as teacher talk, looking “ridiculous” in order to lower the affective filter, and networking. With these foundational principles in mind, ESL/EFL teachers will scrutinize common assumptions about language learning by comparing how they stack up to research-based core principles....
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Aug 18, 2018

This is a very useful course as I begin my studies to prepare to teach English abroad. ASU is a recognized university and the price is very reasonable. I look forward to the next course in the series.


Nov 30, 2019

A great course! It is a well planned and goes light taking into consideration that the learners work as teachers. I have become a great fan of Dr. Dixon and hope to learn more in the modules to come.

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por Michel T

Jun 26, 2016

Excellent explanation. Great delivery! Thank you.

por Idania B P

Feb 02, 2018

Very grateful! I have learned so much.

por Ioannis T

Jul 12, 2017


por Kiseleva D

Jul 19, 2016

One of the best and most interesting courses on the English language I have ever taken

por Ashley K

Jan 25, 2017

Such talented teachers, entertaining videos, a great place to explore to see if ESL teaching is something you'd enjoy for free before committing to a certification.

por manuel b

Jan 25, 2016


por Maria M

Jun 20, 2017

Very interesting perspective. I loved the methaphors :)

por Thanh D N

Jun 11, 2016

Excellent experience!

por Susan D

Dec 04, 2015

Absolutely Amazing and Engaging Course!

por Abduladheem A M H

May 23, 2017

I have never ever studied such this course.

Unique and exciting,

Thank you all,

por 张楠

Feb 12, 2016

Easy to follow and clearly stated. Excellent!

por Alicia O

Jul 04, 2016

Courses were easy to follow and contained lots of useful information. --Entertaining instructors who held my attention! Thanks :)

por Kristine J

Jul 26, 2016

This online course is very helpful especially for those who do not have enough time to go to a traditional class like me. :D

por Robert M

Mar 07, 2016

This course gave me the knowledge I lacked to teach basic English to my Russian students

por Ekaterina K

Jun 21, 2017

Great course to study at your speed

por Ahmed S

Oct 24, 2016

Decent content and enjoyable lectures.

por Carolina d A F F

Apr 09, 2017

Wonderful course!! I'm so glad I did it! The professors are great!! Loved all the explanations and exercises!!


Jun 24, 2018

It was an a great lesson for me as I had to learn a lot of new skills and ways of teaching English to second language learners. Thank you, Coursera!

por 陈伟新

Feb 20, 2018

Worth learning

por NgocLe

Oct 17, 2017

No words suffice to express my satisfaction with the course. Highly recommended for budding teachers.

por Paula T

Aug 24, 2017

I learn a lot! Thanks and I'm looking forwards to starting the new one...

por Suzete M D

Mar 27, 2016

This course provides teachers with core principles that help them achieve better performances in class and ensure as well better learning results.

por Sophie

Jul 28, 2017

Utterly useful, inspiring and fully detailed. So very clever to include a module on how to avoid teacher burnout. The i + 1 approach was simply amazing and gave me food for thought. Brilliant

por Amanda

Feb 07, 2016

this course put teaching English as a second language into a better perspective for me and also gave me important tools to help me be a better and more effective teacher.

por Fiona M

Mar 01, 2016

Fun and straightforward!