Reaching out with English


It was so good (& overwhelming!) but so practical and motivating! I feel really equipped to “go forth” and teach above and beyond expectation.

Reaching out with English participant
The amount of information presented, the quality of those presenting the sessions and the organization were all amazing. Thank you for all the hard work that went into preparing for this.

Reaching out with English participant
The training has given me greater confidence and an eagerness to apply some of what I’ve learned in my church ESL situation.

Reaching out with English participant
I appreciated the friendly, welcoming, encouraging, knowledgeable and approachable staff and presenters. You have put much prayer, thought, time & effort into this course. You have a passion for what you do and it shows! God’s blessings on you all!

Reaching out with English participant
Wonderful enthusiasm in teaching. Precious resources. Fantastic library. Awesome training.

Reaching out with English participant
So much excellent information, ideas, thoughts.

Reaching out with English participant
I appreciated the experience of lesson planning and thinking the whole process through—beginning to end—and making the connections.”

Reaching out with English participant

Practical instruction for teaching English to adults
in your church or community

practice teachingThe ESL Cooperative’s 30-hour training will prepare you to use ESL to reach your community: 

  • Reach out in love across cultural boundaries
  • Learn to plan and deliver conversation-style lessons
  • Receive a comprehensive training manual
    and resources

Learn How To: 

  • Start a new ESL program or make your existing program more effective
  • 2012 Participants with certificatesTeach various skill areas (pronunciation, grammar, conversation) more effectively
  • Explore teaching in a cross-cultural setting
  • Serve beginning through advanced learners
  • Develop effective lesson plans
  • Locate resources for continued professional development

Observe English language classes taught by experienced TESL teachers

Practice Teaching: Prepare and teach two short lessons to adult English language learners

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