A TEFL certificate is an internationally recognized certification to teach English as a foreign language. TEFL certification is the best designation for teachers looking to teach English in countries where English isn’t the primary language. If you’re seeking an ESL teaching position overseas in a non-English speaking nation, then TEFL is the certification for you. Read
You’re a certified teacher with a degree in education, looking to teach abroad. With your qualifications and experience, right off the bat, you’re probably wondering whether you actually need a TEFL certificate to teach abroad. We hear this question a lot. And while it is possible to find a job teaching abroad without a TEFL
Do you want to get certified to teach abroad, but aren’t sure how to choose a TEFL course? In only 5 minutes this short video breakdowns the qualities of a reputable Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) course, and explains what to look for and avoid when it comes to choosing the TEFL certification that’s right for you.
You’ve decided to teach abroad… let the adventure begin! But hold on before packing your life into a suitcase and booking a flight, because the process is not always as straightforward as it might seem. Preparing to teach abroad can take anywhere from a few weeks to a few months and even over a year
It’s no secret that teaching can be one of the most rewarding and the most challenging jobs out there. Time spent on lesson planning, grading assignments and tests, writing report cards, and dealing with difficult students and their parents can be exhausting and far exceed the standard 9-5 work week. While teaching abroad will be
While top teaching destinations in Central and South America aren’t as lucrative as in Asia or the Middle East, this region certainly makes up for it with its unique culture and stunning sights. English has become more important in recent years thanks to the increase in tourism, which means that teaching at an English language academy
With its year-round sunshine, lucrative salaries and fascinating culture, the Middle East hosts a myriad of teaching opportunities for both ESL and licensed teachers. Thanks to government initiatives and education reforms that aim to make English a more prominent part of school curriculum, teachers can enjoy some of the best teaching contracts in the world.
With its landscapes, diversity and wildlife, top teaching destinations in Africa appeal to adventurers at heart looking for an “off the beaten path” teaching experience. While the majority of teaching positions in Africa are unpaid volunteer positions, teaching opportunities at international schools exist for teachers with experience and a teaching license. What to expect For
With such an eclectic mix of languages, culture and cuisine, it’s no surprise that teaching jobs in Europe are some of the most sought after by teachers. It’s important to note that each country in Europe is different and will have its own list of requirements for securing a teaching job and obtaining a work
Teaching jobs in Asia are some of the most sought after international teaching positions in the world. Top teaching destinations in Asia provide the opportunity to explore diverse cultures, try unique food, and travel to popular bucket list destinations (Mount Fuji, anyone?). Also, the demand for qualified English teachers can make it easier to secure
This month, we’re excited to announce the launch of TEFL Online Open House – a special series of online information sessions on teaching abroad and getting qualified. If you’re dreaming of teaching abroad but aren’t sure where to start, are researching different ESL teaching courses to qualify for teaching jobs abroad, or just learned about a TEFL certificate, our April