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Pearson Teacher Education and Learning Academy

Online Learning certifications for English Language Teachers
Pearson Teacher Education & Learning Academy works closely with teachers, research  professionals and pedagogical experts to develop a range of certified online professional  learning programmes designed to help you get ahead in your English language teaching career.  Our evidence-based practice approach means you can be confident that you’re making a  difference to your learners’ lives. As a busy teacher, our courses offer the flexibility you need,  with a choice of intensive, modular or bite-sized asynchronous, self-guided, online learning. 

Find the perfect learning programme to take you where you want to go!

Pearson Teacher Education 
and Learning Academy

Online Learning certifications for English Language Teachers
Pearson Teacher Education & Learning Academy works closely with teachers, research  professionals and pedagogical experts to develop a range of certified online professional  learning programmes designed to help you get ahead in your English language teaching career.  

Our evidence-based practice approach means you can be confident that you’re making a  difference to your learners’ lives. As a busy teacher, our courses offer the flexibility you need,  with a choice of intensive, modular or bite-sized asynchronous, self-guided, online learning. 

Find the perfect learning programme to take you where you want to go!

Pearson English Language Teacher Development Program (Trinity CertPT)

(A Trinity College London Qualification) 
Are you looking to accelerate your English language teaching career with an accredited  qualification? 

The Pearson English Language Teacher Development (Pearson ELTD) - Trinity CertPT , is an internationally recognised teaching qualification awarded by Trinity College London and designed by world-class subject-matter experts from Pearson. With extensive teacher input, the Pearson ELTD-Trinity CertPT builds critical English Language Teaching  skills while focusing on practical strategies to ensure that the most current pedagogy and  methodology for English language instruction can be instantly applied to build engagement,  confidence and fluency in your face-to-face or virtual classroom. 

Entry requirements 
Prospective candidates need to have, as a minimum:
  • A minimum English language proficiency of CEFR B2
AND EITHER
  • An initial teacher education qualification, e.g. a Trinity CertTESOL, or local state sector qualification, plus a minimum of 6 months teaching experience  
OR
  • Substantive teaching experience (at least two years) that allows a candidate to complete the assessment tasks to the level required  
Course fee : $950  
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Pearson English Language Teacher Development Programme (Pearson ELTD)

Are you an English Language Teacher looking for a comprehensive , practical ELT course ?

Pearson ELTD offers you the same great content as the Pearson ELTD-Trinity CertPT without the need to fulfill the additional assessment and mandatory 70 hours of additional academic self-study required for the Trinity College London qualification.
No prior application required.

Course fee : $400
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English Language Teacher Development On-The-Go 

Are you looking to upgrade your skillset for teaching school-age learners? 

English Language Teacher Development On-The-Go provides training in approaches to  language instruction covering short, practical lessons and ideas that you can apply immediately in your classroom. 

The courses included in this programme are:
  • ELT Teaching Strategies for Primary Learners (Course fee: $30)
  • ELT Teaching Strategies for Secondary Learners (Course fee: $30)
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Classroom Foundations

Are you beginning your teaching journey or changing your area of focus? 

Classroom Foundations is designed to help you adapt to the changing needs of the modern  classroom. These bite-sized courses are perfect for fitting into your busy schedule. 

The courses included in this programme are:
  • Planning and management (Course fee: $30)    
  • Effective teaching strategies (Course fee: $30)  
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Online Teaching for Impact

Are you looking for tested methods of engaging your learners online?  

Online Teaching for Impact is designed to help you develop confidence in your virtual  classroom, connect with your learners and choose the right resources to get them most out of a  digital learning experience.  

The courses included in this programme are:
  • Getting started with online teaching (Course fee: $30)
  • Implementing quality online teaching (Course fee: $30)  
  • Advancing your online teaching practices (Course fee: $30)
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Global Citizenship

Are you looking to equip your students with the real skills of the future? 

Global Citizenship has been crafted to equip you with the knowledge and teaching skills to  develop learners into global citizens and build a truly inclusive classroom. 

The courses included in this programme are: 
  • Self-management and Communication (Course fee: $30)
  • Collaboration and Leadership (Course fee: $30)  
  • Critical and Creative Thinking (Course fee: $30)
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Teacher Personal Development

Are you ready for an educational journey of authentic exploration, self-reflection & action?

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion helps teachers to engage a range of anti-bias, multicultural and social justice issues and provides them with strategies and tools to help their learners understand, appreciate, include, and advocate for those around them.  

Course fee $30
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Are you looking to invest in mental health and overall well-being?

Mindfulness for All is designed to provide you with a more comprehensive understanding of what mindfulness is and how you can use it in your life. ​ Not only will you delve into reconnecting your mind, body, emotions, and behaviour; but you will be leaving your autopilot mode in the past and turning towards an active, present lifestyle in which being aware, making conscious choices, and implementing nourishing activities into your routine will become your new norm.

This course will gently guide you to be calmer and make better, more open-minded decisions with its scientific information, practical applications, a focused practice, and an audio file in each of the 4 modules. ​

Course fee $120
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Discover where Pearson’s professional development can take you, find out more about our online certification programmes for English Language teachers, take a look at our catalogue.