The Korean Hogwan

Before embarking on a career as an ESL teacher in South Korea, you will have to make one decision: EPIK or Hogwan? A Hogwan is the name of a private academy in South Korea. Thousands of Hogwans are located throughout the country and offer all types of learning! From piano lessons to English conversation classes, … Continue reading The Korean Hogwan

TEFL TIPS #4 – Verb of the Day

Verbs are the skeleton of any language. Most ESL learners know the basics:. 'eat,' 'go', 'play' etc., but expanding this list is vital to those working towards achieving a higher level of both spoken and written English. In my classroom, I introduced a method I call 'verb of the day'. It's pretty simple but effective. … Continue reading TEFL TIPS #4 – Verb of the Day

TEFL TIPS #3 – Storybots

If you are lucky enough to have internet access in your classroom, you'd be stupid not to take advantage of it. Youtube is full of useful ESL videos that you can play to your class to assist with teaching. While relying heavily on videos may be a cop out, using them selectively can help create … Continue reading TEFL TIPS #3 – Storybots

Teach from Self Quarantine

Hi everyone! I hope you're all staying safe during these uncertain times. This is a short post about a job opportunity for those who are currently staying at home and need to make some extra cash. Here are the details - #jobopportunity Online Teaching! Work from your mobile phoneย ๐Ÿ“ฒย teaching English to students in China from … Continue reading Teach from Self Quarantine

Covid-19 & Teaching English Abroad

The coronavirus is crippling industries around the world.  One may argue that no other industry has been hit harder than the travel industry.  Numerous countries have closed their borders and many flight paths have been cancelled globally. As this is a teaching and travelling website, Iโ€™m going to quickly address how this modern day nightmare is … Continue reading Covid-19 & Teaching English Abroad

#Travel: Poland – Krakow

Krakow, Poland is located near the Czech border in the southern part of the country. Millions of tourists flock to the city every year and this number is increasing annually! Krakow is one of Europe's best jewels. It is rich in history and architecture, has an abundance of restaurants and won't damage your bank balance … Continue reading #Travel: Poland – Krakow