Traveling Abroad – The Advice You Didn’t Know You Needed


By: Cassie Wells

It’s good for you. It changes your life. It expands your horizons. It fills your heart. I could be talking about a multitude of things here… broccoli, puberty, math, or puppies. However, I’m talking about travel. Some consider travel a luxury while others consider it a necessity. Personally, I think it’s a little bit of both. I went from having never left the country in my mid 20’s to having traveled to about 20 countries in my early 30’s (notice how I said early 30’s…really hanging on here!).

I have learned a lot about how to pack just the right amount, how to ask for help in a few different languages, and how to turn strangers into friends. I’ve also learned that travel isn’t always what it seems. I’m not just talking about glossy Instagram pictures, either. Let me explain. Travel can be some of the best experiences of your life and sometimes the most challenging. There are many highs and lows. Travel makes you fall in love and breaks your heart all in a single day. I wanted to share some travel truths for those looking for an honest advice........

[Video] Teaching English In Asia - TEFL Facebook Live

Salaries, job markets, TEFL certification & classes... International TEFL Academy Advisors talk about their English teaching experience in Asia. Watch them share tips and advice about teaching English in South Korea, China, Hong Kong and Thailand!

A Day In the Life of a Student in the Rome, Italy TEFL Class

International TEFL Academy is proud to offer a world-class 4-week Rome TEFL Course at our partner TEFL school’s headquarters located in the heart of Rome, Italy. Employing a state-of-the-art curriculum and taught by expert university-level instructors, this course is designed to provide you with the skills & qualification you need to succeed in teaching English abroad. This course is fun and you will learn a ton, but it is also very demanding and requires that you be prepared to meet the full-time demands of a rigorous university-level course. To help you prepare for this course, we've put together a typical day in the life schedule to outline the daily grind and commitment required. 

6 Reasons to Take International TEFL Academy's Chicago TEFL Course

So, you're considering getting TEFL Certified in Chicago and then hopping on a plane to travel the world and teach English abroad? Awesome, great plan. 

That means you're after an internationally accredited TEFL certification, comprehensive job search guidance, and access to exclusive ITA alumni networks? 

Perfect, you're in the right spot!

10 Common Mistakes to Avoid in the Classroom While Teaching English Abroad

 

By Helen Schenck

Whether you have been a teacher for 20 years or you have never stepped into a classroom as anything but a student, teaching English abroad has its own very unique set of challenges and perks. Here are 10 common mistakes to avoid in the classroom, from someone who has been there myself!

The Best Apps to Have on Your Phone While Teaching English in Korea!


By: Rose Tepper

Excited to move abroad & teach English in South Korea? Fantastic!  Not only is South Korea one of the hottest job markets on earth for teaching English abroad, but it is also one of the most technologically advanced countries in the world, where Internet access and mobile technology are even more advanced than in the United States.  That means getting connected and using the right apps can be key to making the most of your life in this incredibly dynamic nation. So, here are some top phone apps to use while teaching English in South Korea........

A Week In the Life of a Student in the Puerto Vallarta TEFL Class

International TEFL Academy is proud to offer a world-class 4-week Puerto Vallarta TEFL Course at our partner TEFL school’s headquarters located in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. Employing a state-of-the-art curriculum and taught by expert university-level instructors, this course is designed to provide you with the skills & qualification you need to succeed in teaching English abroad. This course is fun and you will learn a ton, but it is also very demanding and requires that you be prepared to meet the full-time demands of a rigorous university-level course. To help you prepare for this course, we've put together a typical week in the life schedule to outline the daily grind and committment required.