English Teacher TrainingThe university delivers customized programs for several hundred trainees each year, often in cooperation with local school districts and/or other educational partners. As a result, TRU has emerged as an international centre for educational leadership and teacher training.
These programs are designed for overseas teachers of English to meet two objectives:
- Develop communcation skills and confidence in English usage
- Introduce participants to advanced methodologies for Teaching English as a Second Language
- Classroom instruction
- Guest lectures
- Site visits to Kamloops-area schools
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Here's what people have to say about our programs:
Chinese teacher, 2007
"Many things were very impressive to me and I think I'll make good use of them in my teaching. This program was excellent and I want to recommend it for other students."
Korean teacher, 2009
"The aim for us to come here is learning teaching methodologies, so we had high expectation about this. We learned many techniques and a lot of useful activities."
Chilean teacher, 2009
"What we learned will change my teaching in the future. This program is very helpful and I learned many useful classroom activities."
Chinese teacher, 2009
"This program is very necessary for us because it is a tool for us to know about other cultures. TRU created a very good environment for us both in language and culture learning."