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My Story of Teaching English in Spain: A Great Experience and a Foundation for a Great Future
Written by: International TEFL Academy
Last Updated: November 17, 2020
By: Ryan Franco
Envisioning myself getting the chance to teach and to gallivant around Europe gave me goosebumps of fervor, but also nervous churns in my stomach. My parents' views on the topic paralleled with my own, moving home and pursuing a graduate degree was a solid plan both financially and for the progress of my career, but they wanted me to have the excitement of living abroad as well. Up to this point, my entire life had been very structured and planned, and it was starting to dawn on me that I wanted a break from this pragmatic structure and do something different.
(See article on: "What Type of Visa Can I Use to Teach English in Spain?" and "What Is Teaching English Abroad "Under the Table" Without a Work Visa?")
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