Immunizations, Prescriptions, and Mental Health Abroad

By Glenn Schneider

You’ve done it! You’ve completed your TEFL course, started to apply for jobs, and sorted through all the paperwork you need to get abroad. Maybe you have even started packing. But, have you scheduled an appointment with your doctor? If not, do so ASAP! And when you go, tell them where you are going and ask them about three things: Immunizations, prescriptions, and mental health abroad. 

International TEFL Academy’s First Annual Teach Abroad Film Festival Highlights International Education & Meaningful Travel

International TEFL Academy’s (ITA) first annual Teach Abroad Film Festival took place on the night of April 4, 2019 at the Davis Theater in Chicago, Illinois.

Chicagoans were invited to watch 12 short films from ITA alumni finalists who thoroughly captured how teaching English overseas has enriched their life through meaningful travel, cultural exchange an international education. 

Top Ten Cities to Teach English Abroad in Latin America

By Glenn Schneider

1. Bogota, Colombia

2. Mexico City, Mexico

3. Buenos Aires, Argentina

4. Santiago, Chile

5. Montevideo, Uruguay

6. Guadalajara, Mexico

7. San Jose, Costa Rica

8. Medellin, Colombia

9. Quito, Ecuador

10. Sao Paolo, Brazil


5 Reasons Why You Can't Afford to Buy a $300 Online TEFL Course

By: Lindsay Campher Krasinski

You have done it.  You have finally decided you are going to teach English abroad. You have told your friends and family you are following your dreams! Congratulations!  Next step…wait, I need a TEFL certification? Why are the prices for tuition on one site $300, and the next site over $1,000!  HELP!

Yes it is confusing, yes it is overwhelming, but yes there are ways to navigate all this information and that is…COMMON SENSE. Let me share with you, 5 reasons why you can’t afford to buy a $300 online TEFL course.