Online ESL Learning

 

English is one of the languages known by many, with only 20% of the global population of about 7 Billion people speaks
English. But did you know that most of those 20% aren't native speakers? Only about 360 million people speaks English as their first language.

Given its popularity in everyday communication, academia, business, and entertainment, it is no wonder many are saying it's important for non-native speakers to hurry up and learn English. Here are the statistics:

 Country                % English Speakers                 Total English Speakers

United States                    94.2                              298,444,149

India                                 10.35                              125,226,449

Pakistan                                49                               92,316,049

Nigeria                                   53                               82,941,000

United Kingdom               97.74                               63,962,000

Philippines                       56.63                               57,292,884

Germany                                64                               51,584,000

Bangladesh                            18                               29,398,158

Canada                             85.63                               28,360,240

Egypt                                     35                               28,101,325

France                                   39                               25,500,000

Italy                                       34                               20,300,000

Ghana                               66.67                               18,000,000

Australia                          97.03                               17,357,833

Thailand                            27.16                              17,121,187

South Africa                           31                               16,424,417

English as a Second Language (ESL)
 English as a Second Language Certificate is an entry level credential for individuals interested to learn ESL. The program is designed for all experienced individuals and can be taken whether you have a bit of knowledge of English. As a hybrid program, the Certificate Course shall take place online.

How long will I need to study?
To earn the Certificate in English as a Second Language, you must successfully complete the curriculum which is equivalent to:

In case of Online

9 weeks: 1-hour webinar + 30 min interactive tutorial per week.

2-3 hours per week of study and assignment writing.

And for Face-to-Face

* 12 weeks part-time or full-time.

Program Features

1.  Listening, speaking, reading, writing, vocabulary, grammar, and pronunciation

2. Using a communicative, student-centered approach to learning.

3. Planning lessons with clear goals and varied activities

4. Effectively using textbooks, media, technology, and other authentic materials and tools

5. Combining traditional and contemporary teaching skills and resources

6. Assessing student achievement

7. Developing strong foundations in Second Language Acquisition theory and best practices

 

Course Description

ESL is designed to prepare students through a rigorous combination of theory and application. The course is part of the ESL Certificate Program and is conducted online through www.asibedu.org. A specific link will be assigned to you when you enroll. 

 

Course Objectives

1.  Students will demonstrate familiarity with theory and application of key second language acquisition theories and strategies.

2. Students will successfully develop skill areas, including objectives, well-sequenced activities, and assessment.

3. Students will develop a needs assessment aimed at generating curricular objectives for subsequent lessons.

4. Students will reflect on their growth and their emergent professional identity.

5. Students will undertake at least five 2-hours video conference observations, which will serve as the basis of critique and analysis using course perspectives.

6. Students will lead and engage in collaborative exchanges with peers seeking to synthesize, apply, and ultimately put into action course principles and best practices in ESL.

 

Fees and Other Expenses

* Student’s Fees - $750.00

* Textbooks (estimated): $200 

 

Business English for Entrepreneurs
Business English for Entrepreneurs (BEE) is a unique course that builds the skills and confidence for successful social, professional, and business communication in the United States or abroad.

How long will I need to study?
To earn the Certificate in Business English for Entrepreneurs, you must successfully complete the curriculum which is equivalent to:

In case of Online

*  9 weeks: 1-hour webinar + 30 min interactive tutorial per week.

*  2-3 hours per week of study and assignment writing.

And for Face-to-Face

 *  12 weeks part-time or full-time.

 

Course Description

1.  Develop English language fluency and accuracy

2. Gain confidence and independence in your social and professional communication.

3. Learn essential employability skills.

4. Immerse yourself in the English-speaking community and experience their culture, ethics, and professionalism.

5. Build global connections with global entrepreneurs and friendships.

 

Course Objectives

1.    Transfer English language skills from the classroom to the real world through communicative, task based and mobile learning activities.

2. Learn crucial employability skills such as resume or profile writing, business letters, interview etiquette and workplace communication.

3. Define your individual target learning goals and receive regular personalized feedback.

4. Acquire digital literacy skills by creating online portfolios, blogs, and videos.

5. Learn to deliver high-quality presentations and engage with multicultural audiences.

6. Student Videos:  Communicating in Business English

 

Fees and Other Expenses
*  Student’s Fees - $750.00

*  Textbooks (estimated): $200

 

 

English Coaching
Coaching English is a series of private lessons based on your individual needs, level, goals and preferences.

 

How long will I need to study?

To earn the Certificate in English Coaching, you must successfully complete the curriculum which is equivalent to:

In case of Online

*  10 weeks:

*  5-hours package should be completed in a maximum of 10 weeks.   

*  Lessons are usually 1 to 2 hours in length   

*  2-3 hours per week of study and assignment writing.

*  Assigned teacher can be consulted at any time convenient for both parties.

 

And for Face-to-Face

 *  12 weeks part-time or full-time.

US Entry Requirements
You can be at any level of English language skill to take English Coaching.

If it is face to face, make sure you have the right US Entry Visa for non-US Citizens to take up this educational program. Should you have any issues on this, please let us know.

Course Description
1.  Identify your strengths and areas for improvement.

2. Negotiate a learning program based on your needs and learning preferences.

3. Attend one-to-one lessons with an experienced and qualified teacher.

4. Benefit from flexible lesson times.

5. Achieve your professional and academic goals.

Course Objectives
1.  Receive thorough needs analysis assessments from an experience teacher.

2. Experience a personalized program of study that focuses on your goals,, academic writing, presentation skills, pronunciation or English for business purposes.

3. Receive progress reports and specialized advice on points on further improvements.

Fees and Other Expenses
*  Student’s Fees - $1,000.00

*  Textbooks (estimated): $200 

Withdrawals and Refund Policy
*  Cancellation is allowed any day within the prescribed period. However, any money paid by the students shall be non-refundable.

*  Payment of the required Student’s Fee shall be paid according to the following schedule:

*   At least 50% must be paid upon registration.

*   The balance of 50% or any unpaid balance must be paid one week prior to the issuance of the Certificate of Completion.

 

Build your Business and Career with us!

 Study English as a Second Language (ESL)

Business English and English Coaching for Entrepreneurs

May 31, 2020

Dear Friends, Colleagues and Partners,

Greetings to all of you!

 The American School for International Business (ASIB) is happy to announce our decision to create an English Department to support participants who would like to pursue ASIB’s flagship training courses in Advance Course on Public-Private-Partnership (PPP), International Trade and Finance.

 ASIB’s offer to teach English Language are in two folds: a) Through online; and b) Face-to-face Program, as follows:

 1.       English as a Second Language.

2.      Business English for Entrepreneurs; and

3.      English Coaching.

 Why is English important?

 There are many reasons why English is important, but to us we have chosen eight (8) reasons why English is important, namely:

 1.       English is an international language.

2.       English as the language in international Business.

3.       English as the common language in Contracts.

4.       English as a language in academia.

5.       English is a language in international travels.

6.       English is a language used by most media organizations.

7.       English is a language used in many educational and research materials.

8.      English is a language generally used in a Court of Law.

 

English is one of the languages known by many, with only 20% of the global population of about 7 Billion people speaks English. But did you know that most of those 20% aren't native speakers? Only about 360 million people speaks English as their first language.

Given its popularity in everyday communication, academia, business, and entertainment, it is no wonder many are saying it's important for non-native speakers to hurry up and learn English. Here are the statistics:

 Country                % English Speakers                 Total English Speakers

United States                    94.2                              298,444,149
India                                 10.35                              125,226,449
Pakistan                                49                               92,316,049
Nigeria                                   53                               82,941,000
United Kingdom               97.74                               63,962,000
Philippines                       56.63                               57,292,884
Germany                                64                               51,584,000
Bangladesh                            18                               29,398,158
Canada                             85.63                               28,360,240
Egypt                                     35                               28,101,325
France                                   39                               25,500,000
Italy                                       34                               20,300,000
Ghana                               66.67                               18,000,000
Australia                          97.03                               17,357,833
Thailand                            27.16                              17,121,187
South Africa                           31                               16,424,417
 

Our Market for ASIB’s Study English Program
While we encourage Students, who wants to pursue college education to enroll in our English Program, the focus of ASIB’s Study English Program are for Entrepreneurs whose vision is “to go Global”. ASIB is offering a very affordable participation fee, and yet the Program is essential in our daily business activities.

 Thank you and we look forward to your participation.

 Sincerely,

 

JEFFERY JONES                                                                             FERNANDO M. SOPOT

Chairman, ASIB and CTIP                                                                President, ASIB and CTIP

Former Mayor City of Paterson, New Jersey


English as a Second Language

(ESL)

 English as a Second Language Certificate is an entry level credential for individuals interested to learn ESL. The program is designed for all experienced individuals and can be taken whether you have a bit of knowledge of English. As a hybrid program, the Certificate Course shall take place online.

Program Features

1.      Listening, speaking, reading, writing, vocabulary, grammar, and pronunciation

2.    Using a communicative, student-centered approach to learning.

3.    Planning lessons with clear goals and varied activities

4.    Effectively using textbooks, media, technology, and other authentic materials and tools

5.     Combining traditional and contemporary teaching skills and resources

6.    Assessing student achievement

7.     Developing strong foundations in Second Language Acquisition theory and best practices

 

How long will I need to study?

To earn the Certificate in English as a Second Language, you must successfully complete the curriculum which is equivalent to:

 

In case of Online

 

9 weeks: 1-hour webinar + 30 min interactive tutorial per week.

2-3 hours per week of study and assignment writing.

 

And for Face-to-Face

* 12 weeks part-time or full-time.

Course Description

ESL is designed to prepare students through a rigorous combination of theory and application. The course is part of the ESL Certificate Program and is conducted online through www.asibedu.org. A specific link will be assigned to you when you enroll. 

Course Objectives

1.      Students will demonstrate familiarity with theory and application of key second language acquisition theories and strategies.

2.    Students will successfully develop skill areas, including objectives, well-sequenced activities, and assessment.

3.    Students will develop a needs assessment aimed at generating curricular objectives for subsequent lessons.

4.    Students will reflect on their growth and their emergent professional identity.

5.     Students will undertake at least five 2-hours video conference observations, which will serve as the basis of critique and analysis using course perspectives.

6.    Students will lead and engage in collaborative exchanges with peers seeking to synthesize, apply, and ultimately put into action course principles and best practices in ESL.

Fees and Other Expenses

* Student’s Fees - $750.00

* Textbooks (estimated): $200

 
Withdrawals and Refund Policy

 

* Cancellation is allowed any day within the prescribed period. However, any money paid by the students shall be non-refundable.

*  Payment of the required Student’s Fee shall be paid according to the following schedule:

 

·        At least 50% must be paid upon registration.

·        The balance of 50% or any unpaid balance must be paid one week prior to the issuance of the ESL Certificate.

 

Business English for Entrepreneurs

Business English for Entrepreneurs (BEE) is a unique course that builds the skills and confidence for successful social, professional, and business communication in the United States or abroad.

 

Key benefits:

1.      Develop English language fluency and accuracy

2.    Gain confidence and independence in your social and professional communication.

3.    Learn essential employability skills.

4.    Immerse yourself in the English-speaking community and experience their culture, ethics, and professionalism.

5.     Build global connections with global entrepreneurs and friendships.

What will I learn? 

1.    Transfer English language skills from the classroom to the real world through communicative, task based and mobile learning activities.

2.    Learn crucial employability skills such as resume or profile writing, business letters, interview etiquette and workplace communication.

3.    Define your individual target learning goals and receive regular personalized feedback.

4.    Acquire digital literacy skills by creating online portfolios, blogs, and videos.

5.     Learn to deliver high-quality presentations and engage with multicultural audiences.

 

Student Videos 

Communicating in Business English

How long will I need to study?

 

To earn the Certificate in Business English for Entrepreneurs, you must successfully complete the curriculum which is equivalent to:

In case of Online

*  9 weeks: 1-hour webinar + 30 min interactive tutorial per week.

*  2-3 hours per week of study and assignment writing.
 

And for Face-to-Face

 *  12 weeks part-time or full-time.

 

Fees and Other Expenses

*  Student’s Fees - $750.00

*  Textbooks (estimated): $200

 

Withdrawals and Refund Policy

 

*  Cancellation is allowed any day within the prescribed period. However, any money paid by the students shall be non-refundable.

*  Payment of the required Student’s Fee shall be paid according to the following schedule:

 

·        At least 50% must be paid upon registration.

 

·        The balance of 50% or any unpaid balance must be paid one week prior to the issuance of the Global English Certificate.

 

English Coaching

Coaching English is a series of private lessons based on your individual needs, level, goals and preferences.

Key Benefits

1.      Identify your strengths and areas for improvement.

2.    Negotiate a learning program based on your needs and learning preferences.

3.    Attend one-to-one lessons with an experienced and qualified teacher.

4.    Benefit from flexible lesson times.

5.     Achieve your professional and academic goals.

 

Entry Requirements

You can be at any level of English language skill to take English Coaching.

It can be done, online or face to face.

If it is face to face, make sure you have the right US Entry Visa for non-US Citizen to take up this educational program. Should you have any issues on this, please let us know.

 
What will I learn?

1.      Receive a thorough needs analysis assessments from an experience teacher.

2.    Experience a personalized program of study that focuses on your goals,, academic writing, presentation skills, pronunciation or English for business purposes.

3.    Receive progress reports and specialized advice on points on further improvements.

 

How long will I need to study?

To earn the Certificate in English Coaching, you must successfully complete the curriculum which is equivalent to:

In case of Online

*  10 weeks:

*  5-hours package should be completed in a maximum of 10 weeks.   

*  Lessons are usually 1 to 2 hours in length   

*  2-3 hours per week of study and assignment writing.

*  Assigned teacher can be consulted at any time convenient for both parties.

 

And for Face-to-Face

 *  12 weeks part-time or full-time.

Fees and Other Expenses

*  Student’s Fees - $1,000.00

*  Textbooks (estimated): $200 

Withdrawals and Refund Policy 

*  Cancellation is allowed any day within the prescribed period. However, any money paid by the students shall be non-refundable.

*  Payment of the required Student’s Fee shall be paid according to the following schedule:

 

·        At least 50% must be paid upon registration.

The balance of 50% or any unpaid balance must be paid one week prior to the issuance of the English Coaching Certificate.

The American School for International Business

(ASIB)

A CTIP Continuing Professional Education Program

37 Passaic Street, Garfield, New Jersey 07026

United States of America

P: 1.973.955.2878 : W: www.asibedu.org : www.ctip-usa.org

 

Contact Persons:

Ms. Karen G. Sopot                                                                                                       Mr. Jeffery Jones

B.A. Education (Cum Laude), MA 2020 (candidate)                                                 Chairman, SIB

Assistant Director, English Department, ASIB                                                          Former Mayor, City of Paterson, New Jersey                                                                                        

P:  1.908.346.3902 E: kgsopot@asibedu.org                                                           P: 1.973.277.7130 E: jjones@ctip-usa.org

 

Ms. Sharon Salvador                                                                                                     Mr. Fernando M. Sopot

Registrar, ASIB                                                                                                              President, ASIB

P: 1.973.760.7155 E: ssalvador@ctip-usa.org                                                        P: 1.908.463.9417 : E: Fernando.m.sopot@ctip.info