Articulación y dosificación de inglés en primaria

In these documents, primary school teachers will find the distribution of topics to carry out the syllabus, especially during the first period, in which topics from the third trimester from last year are considered as well as topics from the first trimester from this year. This document is based on “Guía para la articulación 2018-2019” Circular DM-002-01-2019, by the Minister of Education.

Mock Exam- Practice for Bachillerato Exam.

This is a mock exam to help students prepare for the bachillerato exam.

It includes readings for the different themes, an answer sheet for students to record their answers and a sheet with the correct answers.

This material was shared by Nicoya English Advisory.

You can get more resources for bachillerato in this link.


Distribución priorizada de ítems Prueba de Bachillerato de Inglés 2018, Modalidad Académica

In attention to the actions for the application of the National English Test of the academic modality (ordinary call 2018 and extraordinary 2019), established in the circular DM-0060-10-2018, the document "Prioritized distribution of items English 2018 " is attached. In the same way, this circular is attached for the corresponding reading and to access the different web links to which it refers.

Recursos Digitales

This space is being created for English teachers to find resources for personal and professional growth in the field. Teachers may get tips to improve their linguistic competences, read digital magazines, articles, as well as material to be used in class. Topics are varied and teachers will select the information they find useful according to their interests and needs. 

Teacher's Guide for 2nd grade - Full version


This guide supports English teachers in the process of  implementing the new English syllabus.

Teachers will find recommendations for teaching phonemic awareness.

It also provides the scope and sequence with the distribution of goals, assessment strategies, themes, sentence frames, discourse markers, phonemic awareness, vocabulary and social language for every week.  

Since teachers are the ones who know their students best, they may adapt the mediation strategies in the weekly lesson plans, so that they respond to the needs and context of their learners. 

National Conference for Teachers of English

Miércoles, 8 Noviembre, 2017 - 08:00

The Ministry of Public Education invites English teachers to participate in the 33rd National Conference for Teachers of English. This year the theme of the conference will be Developing Global Competence in the English Classroom, which is very appropriate in the context of the curricular transformation.

33rd National Conference for Teachers of English

The English advisory invites all elementary and high school English teachers to participate in the 33rd National Conference of Teachers of English. It will take place at Centro Cultural Costarricense Norteamericano, from January 24th to January 26th 2018.

For more information check the attachment  and for  registration visit:


Practice For Bachillerato

In order to support English teachers prepare their students for Bachillerato Exam, this material that comes from the second edition of TEFL for MEP-High School offers ideas and activities to use in the class.

The units selected correspond to the topics that, in the region of Alajuela, may be improved according to the results from the national test in 2016.