How is it May 2023 already? What online teaching companies are hiring at the moment? Let’s take a look… English First LLC English First LLC are currently looking for experienced online teachers to join their rapidly growing roster. Due to an urgency and demand for teachers the company is also offering a $50 SIGN ON … Continue reading Online Teaching Companies Hiring May 2023
Conquering the Highest Mountain in Wales
Yr Wyddfa, or in English; Snowdon, is the highest mountain in Wales, and the third highest in the United Kingdom. Standing at an impressive 1085 meters, Snowdon has links to King Arthur and is visited by over 350,000 people annually. Sadly, the mountain claims 8 deaths on average per year, so climbing it shouldn’t be … Continue reading Conquering the Highest Mountain in Wales
Online Teaching Companies Hiring April 2023
April 2023 is upon us! What online teaching companies are hiring at the moment? Let’s take a look… Tutlo ‘Tutlo’s mission is to give every person in the world easy access to effective learning. On-demand, whenever they find the time. We are committed to continuously improving our platform by adding new courses and webinars, which … Continue reading Online Teaching Companies Hiring April 2023
Living in Monkey City!
Moving is stressful, but I think I’ve found the solution – MINIMALISM! When everything you own fits into a backpack, that stress of upping your life and moving all your belongings to a new place significantly decreases. Another win for being minimalist and owning less stuff! After a year of living in Nakhon Nayok, it … Continue reading Living in Monkey City!
Hiking South Korea’s Highest Mountain
When I’m visiting a new place, in addition to the usual traveller stuff, such as trying the local food, meeting new people, seeing the sites etc. I like to try to attempt two things: 1) Watch a movie at a local cinema. 2) Reach the highest point in that country. Unsurprisingly, I make it to … Continue reading Hiking South Korea’s Highest Mountain
Why Teach English Abroad?
In this post we look at the top 5 benefits to moving overseas and teaching English. Let’s jump straight in! Travel Opportunities TEFL is an excellent way to travel the world and explore different parts of the globe. You’ll get to learn about different cultures, meet new people from all walks of life, and see … Continue reading Why Teach English Abroad?
TEFL Certificates: Where to Begin?
Although not always required, obtaining some type of teaching English as a foreign language certificate, be it through an online course or attending a series of in-person classes is the first step you can take to kickstart your career teaching English overseas. In addition to increasing your chances of securing a job, completing a TEFL … Continue reading TEFL Certificates: Where to Begin?
5 Online Teaching Companies that are Hiring in March 2023
The world of teaching English online seems to be changing month by month at the moment. Recruitment freezes, unstable bookings, an oversaturated market… the list goes on! However, there are still companies actively looking for teachers right now, and the online teaching lifestyle can still be as rewarding as ever! Here are 5 companies that … Continue reading 5 Online Teaching Companies that are Hiring in March 2023
Luang Prabang: Hundreds of Monks Line the Streets Every Morning
The rickety van shuddered into the streets of our final destination: Luang Prabang. The air was noticeably cooler than when we had boarded the van several hours earlier in Viang Vieng. Perhaps because we were higher up? Maybe it was simply because it was later in the day? I wasn’t sure. Home to over 30 … Continue reading Luang Prabang: Hundreds of Monks Line the Streets Every Morning
What is TEFL?
TEFL or Teaching English as a Foreign Language is one of the fastest growing education sectors in the world. TEFL, also known as TESOL (Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages), ESL (English as a Second Language) and ELT (English Language Teaching) began in the latter half of the 19th century by the Qing … Continue reading What is TEFL?