[Video] Teach English in Asia - Ambassador Facebook Live

Are you interested in teaching English in Asia?

We've got you covered! In this video, ITA Ambassadors Summer, Amanda and Amber share their experience living and teaching in Thailand, Japan and online in Asia. Watch them talk about their TEFL certification course, why they decided to teach English in Asia, how they found their teaching job, making friends, visa processes and more! 

Teaching English Online in Da Nang, Vietnam with Amanda Kolbye [Video]

What's it like to live and teach English online from Vietnam?

Watch this video to see ITA Ambassador, Amanda Kolbye, share with us a day-in-her-life living and teaching English online from Da Nang, Vietnam.

In this video, Amanda covers: 

  • A tour of the area/city they live in
  • Her gym and price
  • What ITA TEFL course they took
  • A tour of her Da Nang apartment and where to find apartments for rent
  • Perks of teaching English online and country hopping
  • Vietnam visas
  • Main mode of transportation in Da Nang, Vietnam
  • Whether it's safe to drive in Vietnam
  • A breakdown of monthly expenses including rent, utilities, transport, food, groceries, phone, etc
  • Teaching English online with VIPKID and her schedule
  • The difference between living in Taiwan and Vietnam
  • Medical Insurance 

Teaching English in Tokyo, Japan with Amber Jester [Video]

What's it like to live and teach English in Japan?

Watch this video to see ITA Ambassador, Amber Jester, share with us a day-in-her-life living and teaching English in Tokyo, Japan.

In this video, Amber covers: 

  • If you need a degree to teach English in Japan
  • Whether vegans have enough food options in Japan
  • What a typical work week and teaching schedule looks like for her
  • Vacation and time off
  • Job market in Japan for non-native English speakers with a BA & TEFL certification
  • Whether knowing Japanese helps when you're teaching
  • A tour of her Tokyo apartment
  • A breakdown of monthly expenses in terms of salary, rent, utilities, insurance, food, etc

Teaching English in Chongqing, China with Jessica Stanton [Video]

What's it like to live and teach English in China?

Watch this video to see ITA Ambassador, Jessica Stanton, share with us a day-in-her-life living and teaching English in Chongqing, China.

In this video, Jessica covers: 

  • A tour of her Chongqing apartment
  • Teaching English in Medellin, Colombia before moving to China
  • Dating in China
  • Securing her job prior to moving to China & Z-visas for working legally in China
  • What happens if you try to teach English in China without a visa
  • Being a person of color in China
  • A tour of her school and shows us where she works
  • Interviews her fellow American TEFL teachers about what they like about Chongqing
  • Takes us into her classroom to meet her adorable students
  • Her teaching schedule and the ages of the children she teaches
  • A breakdown of her monthly expenses in terms of salary, rent, utilities, transportation, food & drink, etc 

Teaching English in Singapore with Brittany Shultz [Video]

What's it like to live and teach English in Singapore?

Watch this video to see ITA alumna, Brittany Shultz, share with us a day-in-her-life living and teaching English in Singapore.

In this video, Brittany covers: 

  • A tour of her Singapore apartment
  • A breakdown of her monthly expenses in terms of rent, groceries, bills, transportation, etc
  • Some sightseeing around Singapore
  • The company she works for and how many hours per week she works
  • A tour of her classroom
  • How she secured her teaching job in Singapore
  • How much vacation time you receive as a teacher in Singapore
  • Why she chose Singapore to teach English abroad
  • The classroom during lesson time complete with adorable little faces!

Teaching English in Madrid, Spain with André Mileti [Video]

What's it like to live and teach English in Madrid, Spain?

Watch this video to see ITA Alumni Ambassador, André Mileti, share with us a day-in-his-life living and teaching English in Madrid, Spain.

In this video, André covers: 

  • How he legally obtained his student visa to teach English in Spain
  • Difficulty in obtaining a working visa
  • How much money he saved before moving to Madrid
  • If cost of living in Madrid is affordable
  • Whether a degree is needed to teach English in Madrid or just a TEFL certification
  • Whether it was hard adjusting to life in Spain
  • Hiring seasons for English teachers in Spain
  • A tour of his Madrid apartment
  • If non-native English speakers can get a job teaching English in Spain
  • A breakdown of his monthly expenses including rent, groceries, phone, transportation, etc... and more!

[Video] Teaching English Abroad: More Than a Gap Year

What does it mean to teach English abroad?

Watch ITA Ambassador Mira share her experience living and teaching in Monteverde, Costa Rica, and explain why her English teaching experience overseas means much more than taking a gap year. From moving abroad and transitioning to her new life, to finding her job and being an English teacher in Costa Rica, watch her cover it all!

Teaching English in Geochang, South Korea with Tim Unaegbu [Video]

What's it like to live and teach English in South Korea?

Watch this video to see ITA Alumni Ambassador, Tim Unaegbu, share with us a day-in-his-life living and teaching English in Geochang, South Korea

In this video, Tim covers: 

  • What visa he teaches English on in Korea
  • Work/school attire
  • Classroom teaching assistants
  • Number of classes/schools taught at per week
  • Introduces us to his students
  • Average total monthly expenses in terms of rent, utilities, phone, groceries, transportation, etc
  • Recruiters
  • Classroom syllabuses
  • Learning Korean and how it can benefit you
  • The visa process
  • Public school contracts and what free things are provided to you (allowance)
  • The social aspects of living in Korea  

Teaching English in Vina Del Mar, Chile with Scott Mistler-Ferguson [Video]

What's it like to live and teach English in Chile?

Watch this video to see ITA Alumni Ambassador, Scott Mistler-Ferguson, share with us a day-in-his-life living and teaching English in Vina Del Mar, Chile. 

In this video, Scott covers: 

  • His surrounding area
  • The University that he teaches English at
  • Monthly Expenses in terms of rent, utilities, groceries, transportation, etc
  • Hiring process in Chile and his tips
  • Advice for those wanting to take the ITA TEFL Course in Costa Rica