- 3 different levels:
Beginner, intermediate and advanced
- Flexible enough to
be used for a short term intensive class (2 weeks) or over a semester
- Full course of materials.
No additional preparation is required.
- No "reinventing the
- Fun to teach - Lessons
are creative and highly interactive
- Not necessary to
speak students’ language in order to teach the class.
- Training for Teachers
can be obtained through Common Ground as well
Samples (pdf format)
"I think this is one
of the most innovative and creative tools to transition into any
culture. Teaching English has shown itself to be a powerful strategy
and Common Ground is a tool to crack walls put up by societies and
cultures. As we go in with teaching English, we are building friendships
and relationships. Common Ground is an offer of ‘hands across a
table’ and as we encourage and come alongside others, the doors
will be opened widely to us. " - Jeannie
McKean Associate Director, Macedonia Project.