Teaching English one-to-one is very different to classroom teaching. However, armed with the right teaching techniques and approach, it’s possible to overcome the challenges of teaching English one-to-one and for both teacher and student to enjoy the one-to-one teaching experience.
“One-to one teaching can encompass the best and the worst aspects of teaching”
– Priscilla Osborne, author of Teaching English One to One
It is common for all teachers to encounter one-to-one teaching at some stage in their career. However, discussion, support and resources for one-to-one teaching are rarer. Teaching English One to One is a handy and practical book to help teachers successfully plan and prepare for the unique one-to-one teaching situation.
This fully revised and extended edition provides an analysis of the problems associated with teaching students on a one-to-one basis.
Packed with practical examples for you to use and adapt, Teaching English One to One contains comprehensive case studies, examples and forms you can use and adapt accordingly. It also includes tried and tested teaching techniques for managing students and your teaching time.
With whole chapters on different methods of giving feedback and correcting errors; teaching business English; homestay teaching and teaching children and teenagers, this handy guide covers every aspect of teaching one-to-one.