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This category looks at your own language ability, your understanding of the language points taught at different levels of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR), and your ability to use language accurately and appropriately when interacting with learners and other teachers.
Every skill is described in relation to the four stages of development; Foundation, Developing, Proficient, and Expert. Below, we list some of the main competencies for each stage, plus some suggestions on how to develop further.
One way to improve your English is to take a Cambridge English Qualification. You can also try one of the following courses:
Download the Cambridge English Teaching Framework – Competency statements
Download the Cambridge English Teaching Framework – Framework components
We provide industry-leading qualifications that prove what teachers of English can do. These qualifications are mapped to the Cambridge English Teaching Framework, and support teachers every step of the way by helping them build the skills and confidence they need to teach English effectively.
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