Meaning of Accreditation
Accreditation is a process which plays a vital role for an educational institution as it ensures that the education provided by the institution meets the satisfactory levels of quality. It is being seen as a quality control of the courses which are being continually reviewed by external bodies. It is an ongoing evaluation which encourages constant improvement. Institutions which are through the accreditation process usually confer certifications which are recognized everywhere.
Accreditation, Endorsement and Memberships of ACT
Accreditation is the first thing which comes to the mind of a student who is eager to take up any course be it of a national or an international level. It is the most significant factor behind the recognition and validation of any course with a particular provider. It is not only the concern of every potential trainee but also of the Asian College of Teachers who has gone all the way to get the possible support from the leading bodies related to teaching globally. Asian College of Teachers, one of the renowned institutes in teacher training always ensures that the students enrolling in the courses should have access to the high quality training as well as enhanced employment opportunities. ACT is proud to be a member of several esteemed professional bodies and is accredited by distinguished organizations. Asian College of Teachers’ array of teacher training courses is exhaustive with complete focus on current teaching and education management methods.
ACT courses are academically endorsed by reputed Pebble Hills University, USA which awards Joint certifications for selective courses. Pebble Hills University is a truly international and career-focused university which offers online Bachelor, Master and Doctoral programs mainly for adult learners. Pebble Hills University is based in State of Delawarein the US, PHU meets all state and federal laws of the United States.
Asian College Of Teacher's all TEFL / TESOL Courses are accrediated by TESOL Canada - “TESOL Canada” is an association of educators, TESOL teachers, TESOL instructors, TESOL graduates, Board of Federal Directors and Provincial Representatives across Canada with both national and international representatives. TESOL Canada programs are approved by the Ministry of Employment, Human Resources Development Canada HRDC, and authenticated through Ministry of Foreign Affairs for international use. TESOL Canada is the registered founding member of TESOL Québec, TESOL Ontario, and TESOL British Columbia. Internationally TESOL Canada is an associated member of TESOL U.S.A., TESOL European Union EUTA, TESOL Asia, TESOL Middle East and TESOL South America. ALL ACT TESOL / TEFL Certificate, approved by TESOL Canada & TESOL U.S.A and certified through the Canadian Government." All ACT TEFL qualified students can also apply for TESOL Board exam through TESOL Canada to receive a Exclusive TESOL Certificate certified and notarized by Canada and USA government.
ACT is accredited and its courses are validated by the well-known City College Birmingham, which is duly accredited by ATHE – Award for Training and Higher Education & Pearson approved centre. All our students are eligible for a separate certification from City College Birmingham, UK after successful completion of our courses.
ACT has obtained full membership with AAHEA - The American Association for Higher Education and Accreditation, has maintained an address and/or presence in Washington, DC since 1969. AAHEA has offices in Florida and its main office is in the Central Midwest. AAHEA are one the oldest associations in the United States dedicated to the advancement of higher education.AAHEA is an independent, membership-based, non-profit organization dedicated to building human capital for higher education. See membership certificate
Asian College Of Teachers is an Institutional member of International Association of Special Education an organisation that promotes awareness and understanding of issues and developments related to the education and welfare of individuals with special needs throughout the world;
ACT is an institutional member of Montessori Europe, an organization working for networking, collaboration, exchange, to provide mutual support, create synergies and increase motivation for Montessori educators and institutions.
ACT is an institutional member of The Association for Early Childhood Education & Development (AECED), TATA Institute of Social Sciences, Deonar, Mumbai - 400 088
The eLearning Guild which is the oldest and most trusted source of information, networking and community for eLearning professionals
ACT supports and endorses Teachers First initiatives - TeachersFirst is a rich collection of lessons, units, and web resources designed to save teachers time by delivering just what they need in a practical, user-friendly, and ad-free format. Busy teachers, parents, and students can find resources using our robust search tools.
The Dean of Asian College Of Teachers works closely and also a member with THAI TESOL - a professional non-profit and non-political organization under the patronage of H.R.H. Princess Galyani Vadhana Krom Luang Naradhiwas Rajanagarindra.
We support the work of THAI TESOL and also enganged with them for various activities hosted by Thai TESOL.
Asian College of Teachers (ACT), the leader in teacher education in Asia is delighted to become the authorised centre for conducting Cambridge TKT Exam all over India. TKT is the acronym for Teaching Knowledge Test and is conducted by Cambridge, which tests your basic teaching knowledge. The test comprises of three core modules, with one test for each. Cambridge English certificates are provided after the completion of each module. Each modular test has 80 questions and continues for 80 minutes and may be taken together or separately, in any order of the candidate’s preference. All authorised TKT centres are inspected by Cambridge English Language Assessment ensuring that the centres meet their high standards.
Teaching Knowledge Test or TKT is appropriate for aspirants who are eager to develop themselves as a teacher, and have little or no knowledge of the modern English teaching methodologies and approaches; the TKT test will certainly boost their teaching career and give it a solid start. All they have to do is to register and take as many modules as they want, over any time period. They will receive a Cambridge English certificate for each module they complete.
Training Qualifications, United Kingdom, a prestigious British Awarding Body and Ofqual regulated Awarding Organisation in United Kingdom, providing an extensive range of vocational qualifications to FE Colleges and private training providers has endorsed the following courses of Asian College of Teachers:-
- Certificate, Diploma and PG Diploma - Special Education
- Certificate, Diploma and PG Diploma - Teaching & Training
- Certificate, Diploma and PG Diploma - International Teaching Diploma with Specializations in Pre & Primary, Montessori and Nursery teaching (ITD)
- Certificate, Diploma and PG Diploma - Pre and Primary Teachers Training
- Certificate, Diploma and PG Diploma - Montessori Teachers Training
- Certificate, Diploma and PG Diploma - Early Childhood Care and Education
- Certificate, Diploma and PG Diploma - Educational Administration & Management
- Certificate, Diploma and PG Diploma - Teaching, Training and Developing Professionals (TTDP)
- Certificate, Diploma and PG Diploma - TEFL (Online and In class)