Alumni Video: Teaching English in Istanbul, Turkey - Benjamin Jackson

 

A history buff from Muskegon, Michigan, International TEFL Academy graduate Benjamin Jackson jumped at the chance to teach English in Istanbul, Turkey.

In this video, Ben shares his experiences living as an English teacher on the Asian side of this beautiful city, where he says the hospitality of his Turkish neighbors and colleagues made it easy to settle in as a local. Ben also discusss how he got his job teaching with a major language center by interviewing over Skype, and provides an overview of his daily work routine as well as the process of getting his residency and work visa for teaching English in Turkey.

 

Alumni Video: Teaching English in Istanbul, Turkey with Sarah Tomlinson

Alumni Video:
Teaching English in Istanbul, Turkey with Sarah Tomlinson 

Seeking  a change from the political grind of the California State Legislature in Sacramento, Sarah Tomlinson took the International TEFL Academy's 170-Hour Online TEFL Certification Course and headed to Istanbul, Turkey to teach English.

From the caves of Cappadocia to the beaches of the Aegean in Izmir, Sarah discusses the joys of teaching English in Istanbul, Turkey, and how the experience changed not only her career path, but her life.

Istanbul, Turkey English Teaching Q&A with Valerie Davila

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What is your citizenship?

United States

What city and state are you from?

Houston, TX

How old are you?                   

25

What is your education level and background?   

Bachelor's Degree

Istanbul, Turkey English Teaching Q and A with Jessica Wiler

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What is your citizenship?              

United States

What city and state are you from?    
          

New York, New York.

How old are you?           

30

What is your education level and background?       

Bachelor's Degree