Alumni Video: Teaching English in Japan with Jaclyne Johnson

Alumni Video: A First-Time Traveler from Chicago Shares Her Adventures Teaching English in Japan 


A native of Chicago, IL, Jaclyne Johnson never traveled abroad prior to taking the International TEFL Academy Online TEFL Certification Class and heading to Asia to teach English in Japan.

In this new alumni video, Jaclyne discusses the rewards and challenges of moving to a new country and adjusting to life in Japan, which she describes as a "breath of fresh air." From exploring castles to indulging in authentic Japanese cuisine, Jaclyne describes some of the highlights of life in Japan and offers some handy pieces of advice for those who follow in her footsteps on the adventure of teaching English in Japan.

Alumni Video: Teaching English in Japan with Rachel Beede

Alumni Video:
The Life of an English Teacher in Japan with Rachel Beede

Known for the entrancing beauty of the spring cherry blossoms, the ancient imperial castles of Kyoto and the high-tech metropolises of Tokyo and Osaka, Japan represents one of the top job markets for teaching English in Asia.

 

In this new alumni video, Rachel Beede of Memphis, TN, who took the 170-Hour Online TEFL Certification Course, reflects on her inspiration for teaching English in Japan and discusses her life as an English teacher in Fukuoka, including her job, her apartment and her desire to learn the Japanese language and culture.


Nara, Japan English Teaching Q and A with Gustavo Olivares

TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF

What is your citizenship?

United States

What city and state are you from?

Chicago, Illinois

How old are you?

26

 What is your education level and background?

Bachelor's Degree

Have you traveled abroad in the past?

Some international travel with friends, family, business, etc.

If you have traveled abroad in the past, where have you been?

Toronto, Canada

Nagoya, Japan English Teaching Q and A with Thomas Paeme

TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF!


What is your citizenship?              

Belgium

What city and state are you from?  

Leuven

How old are you?           

25

What is your education level and background? 

Master's Degree or Higher

Have you traveled abroad in the past?     

Taught English abroad previously

Fukuoka, Japan English Teaching Q and A with Rachel Beede

TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF!

What is your citizenship?              

United States

What city and state are you from?            

Memphis, TN

How old are you?           

25

What is your education level and background? 

Bachelor's Degree

Have you traveled abroad in the past?     

Some international travel with friends, family, business, etc.

If you have traveled abroad in the past, where have you been?        

Japan, Germany, Belgium, France