To Move or Not to Move? Knowing When It's Time to Leave One Country for Another

By: Adrienne Glenn

When I made the decision to begin teaching abroad, I had a lofty goal in mind. Ten years. Ten countries. As my first Pragueversary (what the expat world calls our annual celebration of moving to Prague) passed, the true realization of the grandeur of that plan truly hit. Perhaps I dreamed a little TOO big. It’s OK. We all do it sometimes. True learning and growth is in how well you adapt your goals as life passes and truth reveals itself. So, I gave myself a little wiggle room, and allowed myself 10 years and as many countries that I can manage to live/teach in for that time.

What If Teaching English Isn’t Your Dream Job!? Lessons from a Prague TEFL Teacher

By: Caitlin O'Brien

In 2017, I left my home and family to try out something completely different. Teaching English in the Czech Republic.

Why was that “completely different,” because I never imagined I would enjoy being a teacher!

As it turns out, I was right. After one full year of teaching, I can confidently tell you that it’s not my dream job. However, even if that’s also the case for you, I would still encourage you to try out teaching English overseas for at least one year. While I was busy trying to be a good teacher, it turns out that I learned many, many valuable and transferable lessons for myself!

[Video] Ambassador Instagram Takeover: Teaching English Online in Prague, Czech Republic

ITA Alumni Ambassador, Ryan Cook, takes over the ITA Instagram Story to show us what a typical day in his life looks like teaching English online and through private lessons in Prague, Czech Republic

 

[Ambassador Video] Teaching English Online & Private ESL Lessons in Prague, Czech Republic

ITA Alumni Ambassador, Ryan Cook, gives us a sneak peek into his life as an ESL teacher in Prague, Czech Republic. Check out Ryan teaching English online and through his private lessons!

Visa Know How: Czech Republic Trade License Freelance Visa

Visas, Visas, Visas   — The topic no one enjoys talking about yet the topic everyone needs to know a lot about. Our ITA Alumni Ambassadors have been in your shoes when it comes to visas. It's a foreign topic to most, no matter how experienced of a traveler you are. Our Alumni Ambassadors have been through the visa process firsthand and were tasked with walking us through the steps they took for their visa. Here we have Megan Newnham talking us through her Czech Republic visa process...

[Video] Ambassador Instagram Takeover: Prague, Czech Republic

ITA Alumni Ambassador, Megan Newnham, takes over the ITA Instagram Story to show us what a typical day in her life looks like living and teaching English to preschool children in Prague, Czech Republic

 

[Ambassador Video] Traveling While Teaching English in Prague, Czech Republic


ITA Alumni Ambassador, Ryan Cook, shows us just how easy it is to travel while teaching English in Prague, Czech Republic. Your vacation options are not only endless, but stunningly beautiful, too!