1. Is it wise to go from wage employment to self-employment anticipating that entrepreneurship will lead to empowerment?
2. Is acquiring more power an important enough reason to leave a salaried position to opt for self-employment?
Are ESL teachers who are certified more effective and more successful at teaching? If so is it because they have taken the requisite courses for the TESL diploma?
Should only certified teachers with TESL diplomas be appointed for positions to teach ESL? Should they also be required to have a knowledge of the pupils mother tongues or agree to take a basic level course in those languages?