Badge: T6 Certified

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The teacher can: “Provide clear explanations” and “teach usage and register at all levels,” but more significantly they can “understand what is confusing learners” and “give comprehensive, accurate answers to queries”. A fully proficient language teacher can understand problems that learners are having and can answer questions that the learners may well not be capable…



Badge: T5 Certified

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The teacher is fully competent in this area and can: “Give correct examples of usage on all occasions” and answer language queries reliably.”



Badge: T4 Certified

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The teacher can: Still “give correct models of usage on most occasions” that is to say, still cannot cope with everything, and can “answer language queries adequately though not always comprehensively, using reference sources as necessary.”



Badge: T3 Certified

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The teacher can: Give correct models of usage on most occasions (though they may sometimes oversimplify the language or present something that is not actually what a native speaker would say) and they can “answer most language queries satisfactorily at A1-B1, using reference sources as necessary.” In other words, they can operate independently at lower…



Badge: T2 Certified

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The teacher can: “Answer queries related to simple, high frequency structures.” On home ground, the trainee teacher can cope with questions.



Badge: T1 Certified

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The teacher can: “answer simple queries with the help of reference works.” They cannot act independently.



Badge: T6

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The teacher can: “Provide clear explanations” and “teach usage and register at all levels,” but more significantly they can “understand what is confusing learners” and “give comprehensive, accurate answers to queries”. A fully proficient language teacher can understand problems that learners are having and can answer questions that the learners may well not be capable…



Badge: T5

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The teacher is fully competent in this area and can: “Give correct examples of usage on all occasions” and answer language queries reliably.”



Badge: T4

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The teacher can: Still “give correct models of usage on most occasions” that is to say, still cannot cope with everything, and can “answer language queries adequately though not always comprehensively, using reference sources as necessary.”



Badge: T3

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The teacher can: Give correct models of usage on most occasions (though they may sometimes oversimplify the language or present something that is not actually what a native speaker would say) and they can “answer most language queries satisfactorily at A1-B1, using reference sources as necessary.” In other words, they can operate independently at lower…