Upcoming Training Events...
ESL Teacher Certification Course: TBA (probably September)
This two-day ESL Teacher Certification Course is for church-based ESL ministry leaders, teachers, and volunteers. This certification is authorized by the North American Mission Board (NAMB) and is nationally and internationally recognized. So whether God calls you to serve the nations in Knoxville or around the globe, you can be prepared and equipped to share the Good News!
Instructor: Susan Bell, instructor at Carson-Newman University's English Language Institute and North American Mission Board (NAMB) Certified Trainer
How to organize a church-based ESL ministry
How to determine a student's fluency for appropriate placement
How to plan and present a basic ESL lesson
Basic language teaching techniques and resources (communication activities, vocabulary, pronunciation, etc.)
How to incorporate biblical material in your class
How to address cultural misunderstandings
How to share your faith in Christ
When: July 9-10 (adhering to CDC guidelines)
Where: West Park Baptist Church - 8833 Middlebrook Pike, Knoxville 37923
Day/Time: Friday 6:00pm - 9:00pm; Saturday, 8:00am - 5:30pm
Cost: $50.00 (includes textbook, snacks and two light meals on Saturday)
Childcare: not available