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5 Things NOT to Put On Your Resume Before Teaching Abroad

You are tap-tap-tapping away at your desktop, whiling away another afternoon in the office, working on projects that no longer fit into the “I’m feeling incredibly fulfilled by my work” category. You have been at the company for years, and while you are proud of how you have progressed (promotions, baby!), and appreciate the level […]

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TEFL Job vs. TEFL Internship

You’ve been scouring the internet for months, idly scrolling through blogs of current and past ESL teachers, daydreaming your life as one of them. Suddenly, a new concept fills your computer screen: “A TEFL internship?… a PAID TEFL internship? What’s that?” No need to rub your eyes or put your glasses back on. Your peepers […]

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Get to Know Kate Popova, Thrice Certified TEFL Superstar 🌟

We’ve heard of educators deciding to teach abroad. We’ve heard of teachers getting TEFL certified then teaching abroad. AND we’ve heard of travel-lovers getting their CELTA then becoming an ESL teacher abroad. But we have YET to hear of a young-ESL master check all three qualifications off the list. Until now. If you’ve always wanted to […]

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Why I Came To China! – Sophie’s Story 🇨🇳

Teaching English in China I’ve been teaching for exactly two months in Chengdu, China and what an experience it has been! I’ve met some of the best people EVER and there’s so much exploring to do outside of work. So, what made me quit my day job and jump on a plane to China? Having […]

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When it all goes wrong — 4 Fail-Safe ESL Activities 🤷‍♂️

One of the most exciting — and slightly overwhelming — parts of becoming an ESL teacher abroad is filling your arsenal with fool-proof ESL activities. Much like your staple recipes in the kitchen, committing to memory a handful of ESL classroom games not only makes your prep go smoother, it can also easily fill those […]

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