ITA Alumni Answer 9 Burning Questions about Teaching Abroad [Slideshow]

Get Straight Answers to Basic Questions about Teaching Abroad From Alumni Teaching English around the Globe

  • Do I need to know a foreign language to teach English abroad?

  • How will I make new friends overseas?

  • Do I need to be TEFL Certified to Teach English Abroad?

Check out this slideshare to gain firsthand perspectives from people like yourself who are teaching English abroad in Europe, Asia, & Latin America...

Alumni Video: Teaching English in Fuzhou, China with Jonathan Ogden

An Insider's Perspective on Teaching English in China

Want to know what it's like to teach English in China - the largest job  market in the world for teaching English abroad?


Meet Jonathan Ogden, a 25-year-old graduate of the International TEFL Academy from Portland, Oregon, who took International TEFL Academy's Online TEFL Class before taking off to teach English in Fuzhou, China. 

A graduate of Portland State Universtity, Jonathan discusses why he chose to take the Online TEFL Class and how be came to chose to teachin Fuzhou, China, which is smaller than some of the more famous cities in China like Shanghai and Beijing. He also talks about how the online class prepared him for his teaching job in China once he arrived abroad.