Teachers in the TEFL industry decided to restart Professional Development Workshops to network, share knowledge and best practice. These workshops are led by industry professionals - or anyone with something to share - and hosted by UCT's English Language Centre.Read more Professional Development Workshop for TEFL experts
UCT's English Language Centre is a great place to work and is attracting highly qualified, driven and motivated teachers. Here we interview Annaelle about her experience in this special industry.Read more Teacher Annaelle and her TEFL journey
Do you want to change your life? Change jobs? Perhaps our TEFL course is the answer.Read more Do you Want to Change Jobs?
Join us as we present a series of professional development workshops aimed at all EFL teachers in Cape Town. Attendance is FREE! Come and network with like-minded professionals and share your knowledge with others in the indsutry!Read more Professional Development Series | TEFL in Cape Town
Teaching English as a Foreign Language means you get to meet a whole host of different, interesting people from all over the world. But this type of cultural interaction also means that you must always consider your audience and be culturally sensitive. Teacher and TEFL trainer, Christelle, explores this topic in relation to clothing and provides some tips!Read more Dress for TEFL Success
Aqeelah, one of our newest teachers at ELC shares her thoughts on the TEFL industry and the challenges around money when you decide to pursue a career as an English teacher.Read more Passion vs. Paycheck
Jerome on his Delta Module 2: "It would be a gross understatement to say that Delta Module 2 was a roller-coaster ride of emotions. But it was also a life-changing experience. It made me see the possibilities in my chosen field; made me see myself as a professional, as much as a lawyer or a doctor is a professional. I strongly believe that every practising teacher in ELT should have a Delta (or equivalent)."Read more Delta – Teacher Jerome Shares his Reactions
Teacher Il-Haam looks at some of the key differences between British and American English in this blog post. Is there a right and/or wrong way to teach and speak/learn English?Read more British and American English- What’s the Difference?
Joey completed the UCT TEFL course in January 2017. In this post he shares his reasons for doing a TEFL course, what it was like at UCT, and what his plans are for the future with his newly acquired English teaching skills and certificate.Read more TEFL: A Life-changing Experience
Wondering if you should do a TEFL course and go abroad to teach English as a foreign language? Here are a couple of reasons which may help you in the decision making process.Read more Teaching English Abroad