There has been a steady growth of young learners learning English and this has led to widespread teaching of English to young children and a steady demand for trained teachers. The young learners need to be stimulated, challenged and supported in a positive and child friendly learning environment. Those who are into teaching English are becoming interested to teach young learners and for people with limited or no experience in teaching to young learners, a pre and primary teacher training course will be absolutely necessary and immensely helpful.
Nursery teachers training, Montessori teacher training courses prepare the teachers to meet the demands of the young learners’ classroom. Teacher training has gained great popularity in recent times due to the high demand for trained kindergarten teachers. Teaching aspirants have recognized the fact that further training is essential if one is looking to teach English in a kindergarten school. The courses cover different methodologies and disciplinary techniques with a sharp focus on young learners.
Aspiring teachers planning to teach English in kindergarten schools need to be creative and flexible and focus on optimum child development. They need to design various activities through storytelling sessions, interesting games and involving play which are child oriented. While teaching young learners the pre-school teachers are expected to be linguistically competent as well. In order to do so the teachers have to be fully trained in skills and competencies required to teach young learners. The teachers are also trained to use instructions supported by flashcards, gestures and body language in sync with the children’s needs.