Many cultures have a proverb that goes something like this: “Pick yourself up more times than you fall down.” When we look at successful people we often see only the success; we don’t realize that behind that success are stories of repeatedly trying, repeatedly failing, and repeatedly getting up again. Inventor Thomas Edison had a great quote about failure and resilience: “I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” We don’t achieve success without failure and without dusting ourselves off after every failure to keep going and keep trying. Read Full Article “Celebrating Failure and Building Resilience”
The ACE Certificate in Teaching Standardized Test Preparation
The ACE Certificate in Teaching Standardized Test Preparation is designed to introduce language instructors to the knowledge, skills and techniques needed to help students be successful on a variety of standardized English language proficiency tests, including TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC and the Cambridge Exams.