There are many different pedagogical approaches to teaching English to nonnative English speakers, such as the Direct Method, Communicative Language Teaching, Task-Based Teaching, or Total Physical Response. Using a combination of approaches in your ESL classroom will keep students engaged, and presenting the material in a variety of formats will ensure it’s comprehensible to all types of learners.
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Handbook for Teachers
- The YLTE Handbook for Teachers contains the specifications for all three levels of the YLTE Bronze, Silver, and Gold. It is designed for use by teachers who are preparing test takers for the tests, or who are considering doing so.
Our YLTE Teaching Materials include fun activities for teachers to use in their language classes. They are useful as you prepare students for the YLTE.
- YLTE Silver Overview Activity
- YLTE Silver Listening
- YLTE Silver Reading & Writing
- YLTE Silver Speaking