As a certified online teacher from the School of Online English Tutoring, (SOET) Somerset West, South Africa, currently acquiring a TEFL certification & obtained online teaching experience teaching EFL to German, French, Spanish & Italian students through SOET’s meticulous virtual classroom practicum. As a result, I’ve developed expertise in contemporary student-centered EFL approaches, techniques and strategies as applied to best online teaching practice through proficient computer and annotating skills. I conduct my lessons from a dedicated educational space and am fully technologically equipped. I am committed and prepared to launch my career as an online EFL tutor.
English one of my greatest passions as evidenced in the Distinction I obtained in Grade 12 Exam. I am cheerful and enthusiastic resulting in easily initiating rapport with people with a student-centered teaching style resulting in achieving a Distinction in the SOET practicum exam and overall Course. As I continue to hone my skills through bi-weekly online lessons, my teaching style and strategies deliver dynamic interactive engagement through the use of realia, props, TPR, active listening, whiteboards and effective annotation which ensures my students remain engaged throughout the lessons. Through the use of elicitation, CCQs and effective corrective strategies my online students constantly achieve high level comprehension, retention as well as improvement in their pronunciation, intonation and vocabulary.
Optimistic, energetic and passionate about tutoring online, I heartily believe in going the extra mile for each of my students to achieve excellent results in English language acquisition.