News & Events
3rd April 2017
New ITD Batch begins in Great Spirit at ACT, Kolkata
It is with great joy to declare that we, at Asian College of Teachers (ACT), have begun our new International Teaching Diploma (ITD) full-time batch for the year 2017. The course started on 3rd April and will continue for the next 3 weeks. The batch started with a lot of vigour and vibrancy that was prominently noticed among all the promising trainees and the trainers alike.
ACT’s ITD program with specialization in Pre-Primary, Montessori and Nursery Teachers Training is all about making the aspiring as well as working teachers well trained in modern teaching approaches and methodologies and making them skilled enough to become expert educators with global perspectives so that they are able to guide and support the children in international classrooms towards an impressive future.
29th March 2017
ACT warmly welcomes its ITD students to an Orientation Session
Asian College of Teachers (ACT) awarded the “Best Teacher Training Institute” by Indian Education Congress in 2017 welcomes all International Teaching Diploma students to an Orientation Session at its Kolkata campus. The Orientation Session started with the introduction activity which was aimed at introducing the students with the institution and its people and sharing important information about how to get started with the International Teaching Diploma course at ACT.
The students and the tutors got to know each other through the name game which is a part of the Diploma program itself. The session further shed light on the flow of the program in due course and touching upon the rules and regulations which the students need to abide by. The session rounded off with a fun “I am” activity as the teaching aspirants geared up for learning in a setting that will help them to grow both on personal and professional levels in the coming weeks.
22nd March 2017
To meet the demand for the ITD course, ACT comes up with an additional batch
International Teaching Diploma (ITD), with specializations in Pre and Primary, Montessori and Nursery Teachers Training, is a professional course offered by Asian College of Teachers (ACT) that caters to all the teaching aspirants aiming to become globally accomplished teachers who can truly make a difference.
It is our great pleasure to announce that due to the enormous demand of the course, we at ACT are adding another batch starting from 15th May till 2nd June, to the already existing batches for the year, 2017. Even before the commencement of the program, this requirement for an additional batch truly shows ACT's credibility and contribution in the field of Teacher Training and Education, as we have been doing so since 2007.
20th March 2017
Asian College of Teachers commences association with Montessori Europe
Asian College of Teachers (ACT) is proud to be associated with Montessori Europe (ME). We are now an institutional member of Montessori Europe, an organization working for networking, collaboration, exchange, to provide mutual support, create synergies and increase motivation for Montessori educators and institutions. ACT is committed to providing world class training in teacher education and we have been designing tailor-made courses in the arena of Montessori, keeping in sync with Montessori pedagogy while meeting the needs of future Montessori educators.
ACT has already been awarded as the Best Teacher Training Institute at the 7th National Awards on Excellence in Education and has also been the recipient of Global Achievers'; Award for Excellence in Education by Indian Achievers Forum, India and Global Achievers Award Thailand (jointly in association with Indo-Thai Chamber of Commerce) in Bangkok. ACT tutors are engaged with continuous research and incorporate new methodologies in their teaching to prepare teaching experts who can make significant contributions in Montessori education and allied fields.
17th March 2017
ACT'S TEFL 'Mumbai Rainbow Batch' begins with splashes of colours
TEFL programs should not just be a course for the aspiring TEFLers but a life-long experience to cherish as well as possess a globally acclaimed certificate. ACT’s TEFL courses are not only about the skills, knowledge and expertise that the candidates gather throughout the course, it is also about the loads of experiences that the candidates get to share with their trainer and their fellow mates on their dreams and aspirations as well get the opportunity to engage in many fun-filled and energetic activities in the classroom which would be beneficial for them as TESOL trainers. The ‘Mumbai Rainbow batch’, which started on 6 th March, 2017 reflects just the above discussed features and continues with its colourful classes only to start with their dream careers with ACT’s globally recognized certificates endorsed by Training Qualifications, UK and TESOL Canada.
25th February 2017
Another successful TEFL episode in Bangkok
The in class 3 week TEFL program in Bangkok offered by Asian College of Teachers (ACT), winner of Asia Pacific Achievers’ Award 2016 and Indian Education Awards, 2017 goes about to make a significant impact in the lives of aspiring TEFLers. The program not only imparted the contemporary TEFL know-how but the Teaching Practice sessions at local Thai schools turned out to be a fun yet great learning experience for the Bangkok trainees. The program also provided the trainees to enjoy a 3 week long vacation in one of the most cosmopolitan cities in Asia while they got certified as a TEFL trainer by Asian College of Teachers with accreditations from the prestigious Training Qualifications UK and TESOL Canada.