International House Certificate in Teaching Very Young Learners
The International House Certificate in Teaching Very Young Learners (IH VYL) is a teacher training course and certificate designed to prepare teachers of English as a foreign language to children between 2 and 7 years old.
Who is it for?
The course comprises of 10 sessions which have been authored by experienced VYL professionals from around the IH Network and designed to incorporate a variety of processes and examples of activities and teaching methods which can be used in the classroom. This course is moderated by University of Cambridge Language Assessment.
Structure & Assessment
- One written assignment
- 10 input sessions of 90 minutes each
- Pre-session reading tasks
- Portfolio tasks
The final portfolio is moderated by the IH Assessment Unit.
Sessions cover areas such as:
- Differentiated learning
- Classroom management techniques
- Adapting a coursebook activity
- Analyse a craft activity
- Considerations for lesson planning
- Putting ideas into practice
- Let’s Get Digital
- Personalised Song
- Literacy in action
How to Apply
Download this application form and return the completed form to firstname.lastname@example.org