American TESOL Institute
was established in Baton Rouge, La, USA in 2002. American TESOL
Institute headquarters are located in Tampa, Florida, Southeast United
States of America. Dr. John May is the President of ATI and Jonathan
Lazarus the Director. The foundation of American TESOL Institute was
based on the dedication of a team of education experts who wanted to
know how a second language is learnt.
TESOL, the acronym for teaching English to speakers of other languages
is the flagship product of American TESOL Institute. TESOL as an
internationally accredited teachers training program enjoys a sweeping
popularity across the world. Its fundamentals and focus helps in
preparing ESL teachers with a special edge. TESOL inculcates within
its learners the special techniques of teaching the basic language
skills – listening, speaking, reading and writing. TESOL provides a
thorough teaching orientation, covering all the possible areas or
classroom teaching and student handling.
The ATI TESOL program was developed through years of research and
insight from Asia. Combined with this valuable knowledge was their
strong determination to restructure TESOL methods in the USA. This was
the beginning and has lead to ATI's Standard TESOL online and in-class
education and job placement system.
Countries with a high demand for American TESOL instructors include
Central America, Western and Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Asia.
China, for example, needs one million English speakers for the 2008
Olympics and has mandated that an additional 300 million Chinese be
fluent in English by the year 2020. To meet these demands, American
TESOL Institute, offers on-going TESOL programs in class or online.
These programs provide opportunities for adults to teach English while
traveling, living and working abroad.
American TESOL Institute (ATI) has been training students to teach
English overseas since 2002. American TESOL provides a range of
courses and program to suit the learning needs of its students. ATI
offers the Standardized online and in class Advanced TESOL training.
Additional TESOL certifications in teaching English to Children and
Teaching Business English are also available. American TESOL Institute
boasts a professional series of educational quality control mechanisms
that ensure ATI English teachers trained are of the highest standard.
The American TESOL Institute has its presence all over North America
where its in-class courses are conducted. The North American locations
include California, New York, Illinois, Texas, Pennsylvania, Florida,
Arizona, Michigan, Indiana, Ohio, Tennessee, Maryland, Utah,
Minnesota, Wisconsin, Washington, Colorado, Kentucky, Nevada, Oregon,
Oklahoma, Quebec, New Mexico, British Columbia and so on. New exotic
locations are coming up in India and Thailand as well.
American TESOL Institute provides standardized online and in class
Advanced TESOL training. Additional TESOL certifications in teaching
English to Children and Teaching Business English are also available.
The American TESOL in-Class program is of 120 hours length that
includes three certifications, combining all the significant teaching
mechanisms, methodologies, modes of approach and articulation made
more interesting with audio-visual inputs. Currently programs in ESP
(English in Special Programs) are being developed in the areas of
aviation, medicine and law.
Online TESOL Certification from American TESOL Institute on the other
hand, gives you the option to complete studies using the internet.
Practical teaching experience can also be gained with online
certification where comfort and convenience factors are preserved.
A great way to travel the world while working in a rewarding and
profitable field is to seek American TESOL Certification. The Special
Projects set in Thailand present the unique opportunity of combining
pleasure with profession as the TESOL certification is succeeded by
guaranteed short-term job placement in an exotic oriental location
amidst bounty of nature and mysticism of history and culture.
After completing Expert, Advanced, Foundation, or In Class American
TESOL certifications, you can teach English as a second language all
over the world. It is a similar to teaching English as a foreign
language, or TEFL certification. American TESOL graduates can make the
most money teaching in Asia or The Middle East, however, opportunities
are open in Latin America, Europe, and most countries worldwide. TESOL
graduates can also teach ESL inside the Unites States of America. It
is always an honor for schools and Universities to receive American
American TESOL Vision
vision is to have one million English teachers trained for working
abroad and online by the year 2021.
ATI vision is to be renowned as a company uniting the world through
teaching, learning, and communication of the English language.
We will be known for providing a quality and cutting edge learning
experience, and for being a leader in the global education market.
We will build on our existing strength to attain an international
reputation as a trusted provider of high quality TESOL education and