Montessori TEFL teacher I’ve been living in Poland for one month working as a TEFL Montessori Native English language teacher in a bilingual Montessori private English school. I’ve settled into my new role and have grown more confident in teaching this new method of ESL. During the Christmas break I wrote up reports on the … Read moreOne month in Poland as a TEFL Montessori teacher
I’ve previously written about art activities and ESL lesson plans and this blog is no exception to provoking creativity when teaching English as a foreign language. I was scrolling through my social media account and one of those targeted ads popped up, it was a 5-minute crafts video Instagram @5.min.crafts which shown how to create … Read moreArt, multimedia and ESL
Here I am in the South of Italy, I arrived this morning from the UK (as you can see in the photo) and it’s fair to say that my first 24 hours have been eventful! The moment I stepped off the plane I felt a real buzz of excitement that I’ve finally arrived in Bari … Read more24 hours in Italy
Funny thing about gathering the documents you’ll need to teach English abroad. As you are going through the process it can feel complicated and daunting. But once you’re settled into your new job, in whichever country you decide to call home, you’ll look back and think, actually that wasn’t so bad. The list of required … Read moreReady to Teach English Abroad? You’ll Need These Documents
The dreaded CV. There is nothing complicated about a well crafted TEFL CV, and yet, they give nearly everyone anxiety. Nobody wants their application to get the Tinder treatment; swiped left–rejected with barely a glance. Job hunting is always a numbers game, but if you follow these guidelines your TEFL CV will get the attention … Read moreCrafting the Perfect TEFL CV
You are doing your research. You wouldn’t be here if you weren’t. You’ll see a number of blogs claiming that in Thailand, Mexico, Russia, China, etc. TEFL jobs are available year-round! Technically, that is true. But those schools aren’t hiring because they had a sudden influx of new students. They are hiring because a TEFL … Read moreThe Best Time to Apply for TEFL Jobs
People make assumptions about teaching English abroad and those assumptions often stop them short before they’ve done the research or asked the right questions. The same people tell current TEFL teachers, I could never do what you do. When what they really mean is, I don’t want to. I’m comfortable. But that is not you. … Read moreTop Five Misconceptions about Teaching English Abroad
When you teach English abroad life is beautifully unpredictable. The “Ha! I live here!” moments become a daily pleasure; a family of five crammed onto a tiny scooter, Prague Castle appearing suddenly through the window of the tram. Your weekdays will have structure; teaching, lesson planning, dinner at your favourite spot. But as an English … Read moreTeach English Abroad. Make Every Weekend a Holiday.
TEFL stands for Teaching English as a Foreign Language and is the dream job for thousands or English speakers worldwide. You may have also come across TESOL which stands for Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages. The two terms are interchangeable, and either is good on your CV! Keep on reading and find out … Read moreWhich TEFL Course Should I take?
Teaching English in China With a growing economy and middle class, there has never been a better time to teach English in China. Head off on an adventure into one of the world’s most ancient cultures and live for up to 6 months in several locations across this vast land. Not only will you gain … Read more5 best countries to teach English as a foreign language