The Bridge partner network is a global community of partners that leverages education, expertise and resources to support English language teachers around the world.
The diverse network features over 50 partners from more than 30 countries. As a Bridge partner, you are uniquely positioned to take your organization to the next level and support English language teachers in their careers.
Together, we can provide innovative solutions, solve educational challenges and deliver valuable tools, resources and opportunities to teachers around the world.
Meet our featured partner, Pearson, an industry leader in English language courseware and assessment. In addition to other content sharing and creation collaborations, Pearson partnered with Bridge in building Bridge’s Teaching PTE Test Prep course, providing essential test preparation strategies for teachers interested in preparing students for this high-stakes, global test of English.
Meet the employers that we trust to provide an excellent work environment for our teachers. With so many employers to choose from, having a trusted network of vetted employers makes finding the job that is right for the individual teacher easy, leaving their valuable time better spent on growing and developing their teaching skills and serving their students.
Authorized Training Centers (ATCs)
Our ATC partners offer English teacher certification programs, with Bridge delivering the online training component. With ATCs all over the world, teachers can complete blended course programs with complementary in-person workshops to our online curriculum. Teachers enjoy the best of both worlds with Bridge’s online curriculum, coupled with valuable in-person support.
Bridge works with universities around the world, providing pathways to degree programs such as a Master of Arts TESOL degree. Bridge courses are part of degree programs at these university partners, creating opportunities for flexible scheduling and simplified career pathway continuation for Bridge alumni. University partners recognize the value in Bridge alumni as a pathway recruitment channel, as well, and often offer academic credits for completed coursework. Bridge courses are also used to train department staff.
Our worldwide network of partner distributors promote Bridge programs all over the world, providing access to quality ELT programs to students beginning their teaching careers or expanding their course offerings. These partners, who also market their own ELT products and services, are able to provide the value-add service of distributing Bridge course licenses to schools and other educational organizations.
Our ELT collaborators provide incredible services to Bridge students and the ELT community at large with teaching tools and resources such as ready-made lesson plans and the latest in edtech applications and software, all of which supports language teacher best-practice solutions for today’s classrooms. Whether teaching on a campus or independently as an online teacher or tutor, our ELT Collaborators offer solutions for successfully navigating today’s classrooms.
Affiliations & Associations
Our professional affiliations and associations include important organizations that bring teachers together as a community, providing important oversight to the industry and giving voice to the teachers that work within it. Affiliations and associations are a reflection of the integrity of an educational organization and these Bridge partners highlight the value of our programming.
Important for any educational institution, our accrediting bodies and credit recommendation partners ensure all coursework taken at Bridge is of high quality, meeting the highest industry standards to ensure teachers who graduate from our programs are well prepared for today’s classrooms.
Learn more about our accreditation here.