English as a Second Language (ESL) teaching is one of the most ubiquitous jobs for foreigners living in Taiwan. The aforementioned country provides a variety of ESL materials for teachers to use in the classroom setting. Such materials enable students to learn English tangibly and relate it to real-life situations.
These teaching tools: CNN Interactive English Magazine, Studio Classroom, and many more are true partners of language teachers in the country.
CNN Interctive English Magazine contains audio and text scripts of current events happening all over the world. Moreover, it does not only provide awareness but also integrates English Language learning skills such as vocabulary with Chinese translation, useful phrases and related background information.
Furthermore, Studio Classroom Magazine offers students a reflection of recreational activities, travels abroad, upcoming events and more, while mastering English Language skills.
In a nutshell, teaching English in Taiwan is made easy through the help of these ESL Teaching tools in Taiwan. On the language mentors end, it is up to the teacher to make full use of the teaching instruments in order to utilize its effectiveness in many ways.
(“Taiwan: Teaching English as a Second Language, Teacher-Friendly Class Materials”, Ize Zech, TW)