View Single Post
Old 01-24-2013, 06:19 AM   #31
comeback
Professional
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Posts: 903
Default

I am certified for 18 years and it was a good move for me.
PLUSES
The information,monthly magazine,conferences, videos made available
Insurance was cheaper
Makes getting jobs easier
I was able to get free tennis working vacations in Caribbean

NEGATIVES
cost money to get certified, and each level up, yearly dues

You are 100% correct about certain certified teachers. Many didn't play at a high level and went the academic route thus explaining their elitist attitude and lack of real life teaching skills.
comeback is offline   Reply With Quote