On the sixth day of Christmas

…my CertTESOL gave to me… The course covers a wide range of topics including phonology, teaching the four skills, teaching grammar and lexis, using technology, different ELT methodologies and much more.  Every day, you’ll have three input sessions: one in the morning and two in the afternoon.  These are designed not only to provide you […]
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On the fifth day of Christmas

…my CertTESOL gave to me… I find it really does help if you sing this one! Despite our insistence during interviews that the course will be very intense, very few trainees are prepared for just how intense it gets. At Active Language, we run a five-week course to give you a little extra time to […]
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On the fourth day of Christmas

…my CertTESOL gave to me… Our Trinity CertTESOL courses have a maximum of 15 trainees per course and you’ll spend a lot of time with the group as a whole during the three daily input sessions which we have.  However, for teaching practice, you’ll be divided into smaller groups with a maximum of five trainees.  […]
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On the third day of Christmas

…my CertTESOL gave to me… Cádiz is a relatively unknown treasure on the south-west coast of Spain, but it has so much to offer!  As the oldest city in western Europe, it has a rich cultural heritage, with artefacts in the city museum dating back to the Phoenician period. The museum is located in Plaza […]
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On the second day of Christmas

…my CertTESOL gave to me… Trinity requires you to teach at least two levels during the course, providing you with further knowledge of how to cope with learners at different stages in their linguistic journey.  Trainees always change groups at mid-course with a mix of sadness and apprehension: they’ve just spent two weeks with one […]
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On the first day of Christmas

…my CertTESOL gave to me… Having an internationally recognised teaching qualification will open many doors for you and the Trinity Certificate in TESOL is an industry standard for many language schools, both here in Spain and around the globe.  The CertTESOL is accredited by Trinity College, London, which adheres to strict standards regarding course content, […]
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What’s happening in Cádiz?

¿Qué pasa en Cádiz? What’s happening in Cádiz? There is so much that we have long loved about Cádiz but there have always been aspects missing. If only, “Ojalá”, there was this or that… it has often felt that Cádiz has been devoid of “actividades culturales”, cultural activities and that what was on offer was […]
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Ceri’s Diploma revision tips

Our Trinity Diploma trainees are taking their written exam next Friday, so we asked Ceri Jones, one of the Active Language Diploma tutors, for her top three tips to prepare for the exam. If you’re interested in taking the Trinity Diploma and would like to do your teaching practice here in Cádiz, please get in […]
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