Courses for schools
Cambridge School is proud to offer schools and other academic institutions made-to-measure extended training packages for teachers of young learners. We can provide you with motivating, enriching courses focused on the needs of your teachers and your institution. Just let us know the age range and pedagogical issues you would like us to focus on and how long you would like the course to last (from 4 to 20 hours) and we will prepare a proposal to meet your requirements.
Our trainers have successfully delivered young learner teacher training courses for schools and other institutions such as the Casal del Mestre in Granollers, ESADE University in Barcelona, and other schools in the Barcelona region and as far afield as Turkey.
Example programme – 15 hour course for teachers of children aged 3-12
Day 1 – Needs analysis, how children learn languages, teaching lexical chunks through play
Day 2 – Teaching ‘grammar’ to children, using action stories, teaching classroom language and speaking
Day 3 – Using stories with children, creating class stories, project work
Day 4 – Behaviour management, fast finishers, using dramatization
Day 5 – Using songs and chants, creating class chants, presenting students work on social media – YouTube, Blogs
As an approved training centre for the EU Social Fund’s FTFE (Fundación Tripartita para la Formación en el Empleo
) Cambridge School’s Subsidies Department can also calculate the rebate your school could receive from the government towards the cost of the course.
If you would like more information please get in touch with our Head of Young Learners, Karen Pomerleau, by phone (+34 93.870.20.01) or email (firstname.lastname@example.org