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Make the Most Out of Your TEFL Certification Course: The Practicum

The most nerve-wracking part of any TEFL certification has to be standing up in front of a class to teach, otherwise known as the practicum. For many aspiring teachers this will be their first taste...

/ November 25, 2019
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Everything You Need to Know About TEFL Internships

A lot of people looking to get into teaching ESL assume the route is straightforward: get certified and then find a job overseas. So, where do TEFL internships fit into this pathway? It doesn’t help...

/ November 21, 2019
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What You Need to Know Before Doing a TEFL

If you’re thinking about doing a TEFL, your mind is probably filled with thoughts of aeroplane food, postcards and cocktails on the beach. But before you get to Cuba or Cambodia or Kazakhstan or wherever...

/ August 22, 2019
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Common Specialist Courses

Here is a list of common areas of specialization for ESL teachers, along with a brief description and link to further reading for each.

/ October 24, 2018

TEFL FAQ

Just starting to explore the idea of teaching English? Here are short answers to a few frequently asked questions about TEFL. What is TEFL? TEFL, which stands for Teaching English as a Foreign Language, refers...

/ October 16, 2018