So, you’ve settled on teaching abroad. That’s great! It’s the perfect way to travel the world and experience new cultures, while gaining teaching experience and making a difference in the lives of your students.
You’ve seen a TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) certificate listed as a requirement in job postings on online teaching job boards, but you’re still asking yourself the question, “Should I get TEFL certified?” Is it really worth it?
Believe it or not, there’s a big difference between being able to speak English and knowing how to teach it, and teaching abroad is often more difficult than most native English speakers think.
Wondering if you have what it takes? Take the quiz below to find out if you’re ready to teach abroad!