Teach English as a Second Language Resources to teach English to non-native speakers

Teach English as a Second Language

Resources to teach English to non-native speakers

If you teach English abroad or to non-native speakers in the US, feel free to download the English as a Second Language lesson plans that I have used in my classes:

Other information that you might find useful:


If you are new to teaching English to non-native speakers, I recommend trying some Teaching English courses at Udemy and the following books:


The ESL / ELL Teacher’s Survival Guide: Ready-to-Use Strategies, Tools, and Activities for Teaching English Language Learners of All Levels, 50 Strategies for Teaching English Language Learners, Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language, Lessons from Nothing: Activities for Language Teaching with Limited Time and Resources, How To Teach Speaking (other books in this series also include English, reading, writing, listening, pronunciation, and vocabulary), Keep Talking: Communicative Fluency Activities for Language Teaching, Games for Language Learning, and Teaching American English Pronunciation.

Teaching English Abroad Jobs

If you have a Bachelor’s degree or are at least in your third year of university, you can apply to the Teaching Assistant Program in France program:

A few other European countries have English teaching programs, and many do not require degrees or teaching experience:

If you have a Master’s degree or have finished at least one year of a Master’s program, you can apply to teach English at French universities as a lecteur/lectrice or maître de langue:

You may also be interested in:

Dr. Jennifer Wagner

PhD in Applied Linguistics, ESL/French teacher, author of two French books, and helping others to learn languages online at ielanguages.com.