Our Story and History
Asian College of Teachers is an excellent training organization with its sole focus on high quality teacher education which boasts of a strong global presence with an impressive 20,000 enrolments and an array of international awards in its kitty. In 2016 Asian College of Teachers has been awarded Global Achievers Award for Excellence in Education by Indian Achievers Forum, India and Global Achievers Award Thailand (jointly in association with Indo-Thai Chamber of Commerce) in Bangkok and has been named one of GoAbroad's Top Rated TEFL Certification Organizations of 2016.
ACT has also been recognized on Indian soil by Indian Education Congress - 7th National Convention on Business of Education conferring Asian College of Teachers – Best Vocational Education Institute of the Year – Teacher Training at the 7th National Awards on Excellence in Education on 7th February, 2017 in New Delhi. More recently, Asian College of Teachers has been named among the ‘10 Most Trustworthy Companies to Watch for in 2020’ by the esteemed Business Sight Magazine. It had also received the prestigious Community Choice Awards 2019.ACT was also featured in GoAbroad’s Top Rated TEFL Certification Organization of 2018 being the 3rd time that ACT received this recognition from GoAbroad.
The institute goes beyond the pursuit of excellence as it imparts training to prepare high quality teaching workforce in the pre and primary segment who can demonstrate a familiarity with a broad range of pedagogic methods which aids in leading diverse classrooms across the globe. ACT has emerged as a leading training organization which has designed and developed customized programs covering all levels of teacher education in the pre-primary domain emphasizing global awareness in terms of demonstrating knowledge, skills and strategies by the future teaching professionals.
From 100 enrolments to 20000 enrolments
Pre and primary teacher training course, one of the key products of Asian College of Teachers was launched with only Diploma in Pre and Primary Teacher Training with Specialization in Teaching English Program. Two more courses were added gradually - Advanced Diploma in Pre & Primary Teacher Training and Post Graduate Diploma in Pre & Primary Teacher Training. Over the years an array of specialized Courses like Teaching Grammar, Teaching Phonetics, Classroom Management, Certificate in Classroom Material Development, Montessori Teaching etc. were introduced which gained immense popularity. Asian College of Teachers also launched the Diploma in Educational Administration & Management Program in 2013 to meet the growing demand of the teachers responsible for the school administration and management and looking for career growth and very recently launched courses like Certificate Course in Special Education, Integrating Technology in the Classroom, Preschool Administration and Management to meet the needs of professionals in the educational domain. Asian College of Teachers which started with 100 enrolments crossed 20000 enrolments in 2015 and Asian College of Teachers plans to continue that success story and add more feathers to its cap.
Interactive School Workshops
Asian College of Teachers has a school association program and has been conducting workshops in different parts of Asia for teaching professionals. There have been workshops on professional development of teachers in Asian countries like Thailand, Indonesia, Vietnam, Malaysia and Singapore. The workshops conducted are meant for educators associated with government as well as international schools keen to build new skills and innovative methods and the trainers travel to the respective places to conduct workshops for a few days. The workshop is designed according to the requirement of the school so that the participating teachers bring back to classes flood of innovative ideas and it also puts emphasis on various hands on activities, games etc which engage the candidates and aid in better understanding. There were interactive workshops in bilingual schools in Thailand and Indonesia where training provided enriched the minds of the participants with relevant knowledge.
Asian College of Teachers has also been instrumental in imparting English skill training to 1000+ Thai teachers. Workshops have also been designed for various schools in Laos and Cambodia which were a great success. Moreover, ACT has associations with various schools all over Asia with a special focus on South East Asia and also offers special package for group admission in case of bulk enrolment from schools or other educational institutions. Asian College of Teachers is committed to provide learning to future educators which will be an experience that is meaningful as well as beneficial for the future teachers.