ERIC Number: ED399760
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
Teaching EFL outside the United States.
Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages.
The guide contains profiles of the linguistic situation and English language teaching conditions, in both public and private sectors, in 48 foreign countries. Descriptions include such information as official language(s), qualifications and requirements for teaching English as a Second Language (ESL), typical class sizes and hours, accessibility of and preference for ESL materials, availability of support facilities and services, prevalent methodologies, pay scales and benefits, working hours and conditions, normal class loads, and country-specific items of concern to teachers. The name, affiliation, and contact information of the person who prepared each profile and update is included. Many profiles also list names of persons and institutions that can be contacted for employment information. An additional list of employment and teacher referral contacts is appended. Profiles are organized by continent or region. (MSE)
Descriptors: Administrative Organization, Class Size, Compensation (Remuneration), Educational Administration, Educational Environment, Elementary Secondary Education, Employment Opportunities, English (Second Language), Faculty Workload, Foreign Countries, Instructional Materials, Language Role, Official Languages, Scheduling, Second Language Instruction, Teacher Certification, Teacher Qualifications, Work Environment
Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages, Inc. (TESOL), 1600 Cameron Street, Suite 300, Alexandria, VA 22314 ($22.95; member, $19.95).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages.