English as an official language in Vietnam: would it work?

originally posted in VNExpress International by: Sen    December 20, 2018 | 11:01 am GMT+7 Opinion is not divided on the desirability of learning English, but making it an official language is easier said than done. At the Youth Entrepreneurship Forum 2018 last month, Minister of Information and Communication Nguyen Manh Hung…

Transcript: Mr. Nico James Alagasi-Bantayanon’s Speech during the IELTS Circle of Champions 2018

Last December 16, 2018, our very own TESOL Coach Master – Mr. Nico James Alagasi Bantayanon delivered his motivational speech to thousands of students and parents in the recent concluded IELTS Circle of Champions 2018 organized by Ocean Edu- Vietnam. In his  speech, Mr. Nico reminds the students to bring two…

Filipino English teachers wanted: Firm seeks to hire thousands

ABS-CBN News Posted at Dec 10 2018 11:46 AM | Updated as of Dec 10 2018 04:00 PM Students shield themselves from the sun as they line up at a job fair at a university in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, China Nov. 29, 2018. Tan Qingju/Southern Metropolis Daily via Reuters MANILA — An online English-teaching…

Filipinos can now apply as assistant language teachers in Japan

Originally published at Rappler.com PRESS RELEASE: Deadline for submitting application materials for the Japan Exchange and Teaching Programme is January 7, 2019 The Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Programme is now accepting applicants for Assistant Language Teacher (ALT) positions for 2019. The program was introduced in 1987 to help deepen…

China’s deal to hire 300,000 Filipinos finalized

Originally posted and Published: 15:14 April 14, 2018 by: Barbara Mae Dacanay, Correspondent Manila: The Philippines and China have signed an agreement that lifts Beijing’s restriction on foreign workers and will soon pave the way for the employment of 300,000 Filipinos, including 100,000 English-medium teachers, Philippine Labour Secretary Bello III has…

#TCMCares holds Monthly Outreach Program to empower the community

TCMCares Team at Payag ni Kolas Community Center – Dauin, Negros Oriental, Philippines   DAUIN, NEGROS ORIENTAL, PH – TESOL Coach Master recognizes the role of Corporate Social Responsibility in improving the quality of life not only of the company’s customers but also of other stakeholders. TESOL Coach Master it’s TCMCares program…

TESOL Coach Master is now partnered with Moodle

To serve our clients better, we have partnered with Moodle –  the world’s open source learning platform.  Moodle allows educators, of any kind, to create a private space online, filled with tools that easily create courses and activities, all optimized for collaborative learning. Moodle was originally developed by Martin Dougiamas to help educators create…

New Law in Vietnam for Foreigners: Qualifications of Foreign Language Center Teachers

The Ministry of Education and Training has promulgated the Circular No. 21/2018/TT-BGDDT on Regulation on organization and operation of foreign language and informatics centers. According to this Circular, a teacher of a foreign language center is required to meet the following requirements: – A Vietnamese teacher is qualified to teach foreign language…