Everyone has used a self-study program to learn. A self-study program can be part of an overall program or the entire method of study. A self-study program can be by yourself - with a partner or even a small group.
Self-study is very successful with subjects or skills that require lots of practice or lots of repetions or repetitions with small variations.
Music, sports and languages can all be learned and practiced using periods of self-study to practice and perfect the knowledge the skills and the variations.
Why Start a Self-Study Program
Most schools charge from $800 to $1200 a month for a typical 100 hour ESL English language class program. Students learn new information for about 20 minutes and then practice or repeat information for the remaining period.
Students can join a supervised ESL English language self-study program with an excellent qualified and experienced self-study coach for about $200. for a month program.
Most schools use standard general information books and students are usually completely bored by the content.
An excellent qualified and experienced self-study coach can suggest how interesting topics and content can be used to study the English language. Students are not bored.
An excellent qualified and experienced self-study coach can suggest free classes and language exchanges, free work placements for practice and free study resources available in the community.
How to Start a Self-Study Programs
First decide - are you going to study alone or with a partner or with a small group.
Second decide - what books, websites, TV shows, CD's, videos, workbooks to start with.
Third decide - will you self-test as you learn or use a tutor to test and suggest.
Fourth decide - how to practice - language exchange - small group - free classes.