Sharon is an experienced teacher of ESOL. Her classrooms have always been diverse places in which people from different countries and backgrounds come together to learn English and form friendships.
ESOL provides social cohesion in diverse communities and provides an important link for individuals and their families who are starting new lives in this country.
Language is absolutely essential for them to function and enjoy life here.
It’s the doorway. It’s the key to the door that opens up to give them their futures.
Watch Sharon talk about her working life as an ESOL teacher here.