March 2, 2021
The video-based version of is now live on YouTube. There are 28 videos; each video is 10 minutes long. From now on, all new courses will be released as videos with matching worksheets. Search for "California Accent TEFL" or click .
February 7, 2021
The complete curriculum will soon have matching videos. The first ones are posted now on a new subsite: . These videos match the worksheets in
January 5, 2021
This curriculum focuses exclusively on nouns. Just released and , so now there are 4 courses in this curriculum area. All lessons in all courses have matching online word games on
December 8, 2020
NOUNS5 is a slightly easier version of NOUNS6. It covers 560 nouns organized into 28 lessons. Each lesson covers 20 nouns. Students who complete this course will have a smooth transition to NOUNS6
November 19, 2020
This is the first release in a series of courses that focus exclusively on nouns. NOUNS6 covers 678 nouns organized into 28 lessons. Each lesson is 6 pages long. Thai translation provided for all nouns. Additional courses coming soon.
October 2, 2020
We're looking for a few smart TEFL teachers to test our courses. Participants in the Beta Test program get all our courses for free and we send them a 16GB flash drive for their efforts. Contact to enroll.
September 17, 2020
The English for Primary School curriculum has been translated and adapted for Chinese speakers. All 6 ECS courses (145 lessons) are available on a new sub-site: .
August 20, 2020
California Accent has moved away from a business model of giving away all courses for free. Starting this month, all course description pages will have links for 5 free samples lessons. ZIP files that include all lessons and supplimental files such as tests, Instructor Notes, and cover sheets can be purchased through the PayPal payment system. Poor rural schools can still get all of our courses for free by contacting us at . We will ask for the name of the school and the number of students who attend it.
July 19, 2020
Using the same format as VOC2 but with fewer words, this course covers 200 nouns, 80 verbs, 100 adjectives, and 80 adverbs. Nouns are shown in singular and plural forms. Verbs are shown in past, present, and future tense. All lessons can be downloaded in a single ZIP file.
July 11, 2020
VOC2 covers 750 words organized into groups of nouns, verbs, adjectives, and adverbs. Nouns are shown in singular and plural forms. Verbs are shown in past, present, future, and present continuous forms. All lessons can be downloaded in a single ZIP file.
Feb 10, 2020
A complete update to all EPS lessons. Changes include:
* All vocabulary words shown in the Chalkboard font
* All vocabulary words translated into Thai
* New spelling exercises in all lessons
* New matching exercises for P1 - P3
* New reading exercises for P4 - P6
* Easy to read format
* New graphics
May 10, 2019
Relatively minor update. Fixed two mistakes in the Thai translations. Adjusted formatting. Moved the game section to the end of all lessons.
March 12, 2019
EPS2 version 8 is a major update to the second course in the sequence using the same format as EPS1. The vocabulary words have been translated into Thai. All lessons now have six numbered sections including two new ones: spelling and matching. The instructor notes have been moved to a separate page. Just in time for the new school year.
February 8, 2019
EPS1 version 8 is a major update to the first course in the sequence. All lessons now have seven numbered sections including three new ones: writing, spelling, and matching. All the instructor notes have been moved to a separate page. Some errors in the Thai translation were fixed. Definitely the best version of this course to date.
November 22, 2018
A significant update to the most complete course in the sequence. All lessons now have three pages. Covers 600 words and many new grammar topics. Slight change to vocabulary list.
November 6, 2018
Minor update to all lessons. Mostly formatting, fixed some typos.
October 29, 2018
All lessons are now three pages long and include expanded grammar activities. Many small errors have been fixed. This is a significant upgrade to the previous version.
October 21, 2018
New course! SCI1 covers basic concepts and vocabulary used in several branches of science. Appropriate for Prathom 4 - 6. Very popular with students and fun to teach.