Teaching English Online

Online Course

Future Learn
Teaching English Online

What is the course about?

Teaching English Online
The course Teaching English Online is an online class provided by Cambridge Assessment English through Future Learn. It may be possible to receive a verified certification or use the course to prepare for a degree.
Learn how to transfer your teaching skills to an online context and start teaching English online.
Course description
  • Learn how to teach English online
  • 4 weeks
  • Is it time for a new online direction in your teaching career?
  • Teaching English online is becoming more popular all over the world, giving learners and teachers flexibility in where and how they develop English language skills.
  • Join our course to find out about the skills, knowledge, digital tools and resources you need to design and deliver effective online English lessons. Gain insights from online teachers, trainers and learners and share ideas with other course participants.
  • This course will help you better understand how to adapt your face-to-face teaching skills to an online environment.
  • Contexts: learners and learning
  • Strategies for developing rapport and engagement
  • Dealing with classroom management in an online classroom
  • Key skills needed to be an effective online teacher
  • Tips for finding learners and channels to deliver online learning
  • Developing reading skills
  • Developing writing skills and dealing with errors online
  • Developing speaking skills
  • Developing listening skills
  • Setting context
  • Clarifying and practising language
  • Dealing with pronunciation
  • Getting feedback on your teaching
  • Evaluating and reflecting on your teaching
  • Joining online communities of teachers
  • Demonstrate the key skills and knowledge needed as an online English teacher
  • Plan and deliver lessons to develop receptive and productive skills
  • Understand how to develop language skills
  • Reflect and improve on professional practice
  • Experienced or recently qualified teachers who would like to transfer their teaching to a live online context.
  • Cambridge Assessment English
  • Cambridge Assessment English is part of the University of Cambridge. We help millions of people learn English and prove their skills to the world.

Prerequisites & Facts

Teaching English Online

Course Topic

How to Teach Online, Language Teaching, Professional Development for Teachers, Teaching, Teaching English / TEFL

University, College, Institution

Cambridge Assessment English

Course Skill Level

Course Language


Place of class

Online, self-paced (see curriculum for more information)



Degree & Cost

Teaching English Online

To obtain a verified certificate from Future Learn / Cambridge Assessment English you have to finish this course or the latest version of it, if there is a new edition. The class may be free of charge, but there could be some cost to receive a verified certificate or to access the learning materials. The specifics of the course may have been changed, please consult the provider to get the latest quotes and news.
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Teaching English Online
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