ACE TEYL Certificate

By: A Education  09-12-2011
Keywords: higher education, Presentation Skills, Teaching English

ACE TEYL Certificate


  • Strong emphasis on practical teaching skills
  • Uses pair work, small group work and in class discussions
  • 100 hours of classroom instruction
  • A practical, task-based and participatory learning experience
  • An opportunity to explore how children learn a second language
  • An opportunity to create activities, lesson plans, materials and props for use with young learners
  • Taught by professional, experienced and energetic trainers
  • Increase your self-confidence as a teacher of young learners
  • Improve your communication and presentation skills to young learners
  • Have the opportunity to practice teaching in a safe environment
  • Increase your marketability as an English as a Foreign Language teacher internationally and make you more competitive in the job market

A level of education allowing for entry into your country's higher education system.*

If English is not your first language, you will need to provide proof of English proficiency with one of the following standardized proficiency tests:

iBT or TOEFL Overall score of 70 showing strength in writing and listening scores
IELTS Overall score of 6.0
CAEL Overall band 50 showing strength in writing and listening scores

*A Bachelor's degree is recommended.


The ACE TEYL Certificate covers both the theory and the practice of teaching English to young learners.

  • Children as learners
  • Teaching Speaking, Teaching Writing, Teaching Listening and Teaching Reading
  • Lesson Planning
  • Specialized Activities
  • Classroom Management
  • Teaching Grammar, Teaching Vocabulary and Teaching Pronunciation

Throughout the course participants will complete the following tasks for assessment:

  • A Lesson, Materials and Props Portfolio
  • A Themed Project Plan
  • Evaluated Microteachings
  • An Achievement Test


The ACE TEYL Certificate is offered in-class at the following ACE Partner Locations:

Keywords: higher education, Job Market, Lesson Planning, Practice Teaching, Presentation Skills, Teaching English,

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