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Teaching English

HOD Commerce Department Sangeeta Sofat talks about Teaching English course, what is Teaching English and other details about a Career in Teaching English.




Teaching English

Sangeeta Sofat | HOD Commerce Department | Summer Valley School






What is Teaching English?


A Career in Teaching English is very interesting. Understanding Why one wants to choose a Career in Teaching English is phenomenally more important than figuring out How to get into Teaching English. Just like you would normally not trust a non Doctor with names of medicines, you should also not trust opinions about Teaching English from non professionals.

HOD Commerce Department Sangeeta Sofat has 24 years & 4 months of professional experience in Teaching English. HOD Commerce Department Sangeeta Sofat outlines Teaching English as:

Teaching English as a Foreign Language refers to teaching the English language to students with different first languages. Teaching English can occur either within the state school system or more privately, at a language school or with a tutor.





How HOD Commerce Department Sangeeta Sofat got into Teaching English?


I have done B Com & M Com from DAV College. Post that I did a Diploma in System Management from NIIT. I got placed in a Computer Company by the name Microlipi as a Teacher. Realising my interest in teaching and reading, I decided to pursue MA in English followed by B Ed. I have been an English Teacher with Summer Valley School for 23 years.





HOD Commerce Department Sangeeta Sofat's Talk on Teaching English



Starts with what is:
     1) Teaching English  

Next, it covers Education. It was a welcome change to see the Talk touch upon Education as theoretical knowledge needed to excel at Teaching English, and not merely as Qualifications needed to enter Teaching English. It explains Education needed in Teaching English with these items:
     2) Literature & Mythology  
     3) Authors & Poets  
     4) Era  
     5) Techniques & Classification of Poems  
     6) Grammar  
     7) Report Writing  

Then, the Talk focuses on the most important component that is Skills. 90% success in Teaching English depends on Skills. It is crucial to understand these. It defines Skills in terms of following items for Teaching English:
     8) Patience & Composure  
     9) Class Control  
     10) Interest among Students  
     11) Organising Skills  
     12) Enthusiasm towards Course Material  
     13) Updated Knowledge  
     14) Adaptability  

Positives of Teaching English motivate one to work hard for the same. This Talk defines Positives in terms of following items for Teaching English:
     15) Satisfaction  
     16) Noble Profession  
     17) Different Roles for Students  
     18) Keeps You Young  
     19) Special Bond  
     20) Shaping The Perception  

After a discussion on Positives, Challenges complete the caricature of Teaching English:
     21) Teaching Different Students  
     22) Student Friendly Laws  
     23) Handling Parents  
     24) Self-Imposed Restrictions  
     25) Resistance for New Methods  
     26) No Fixed Working Hours  

In the final section of the Talk, Sangeeta Sofat talks about How a day goes in a Career in:
     27) Teaching English  





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HOD Commerce Department Sangeeta Sofat's LifePage:


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LifePage Career Talk on Teaching English


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