Three Ways an Online TEFL Course Can Help You in Korea

Teaching in Korea is becoming increasingly competitive. The number of native English teachers applying for jobs here, especially in the bigger cities.To land a good job, you need to make sure that you stand out from the crowd, and an online TEFL course certificate will certainly do that. Find out how here.

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Teaching in a Public School in Korea: The Art of Co-Teaching

Native English teachers teaching in a public school in Korea will most likely be teamed up with a Korean co-teacher(s). How does co-teaching actually work? What are the dynamics? This informative article by Stephanie explains all this and more.

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Making the Most of Your Co-Teachers when Teaching in Korea

This informative piece is by Stephanie. Stephanie is a storyteller, yoga enthusiast and wandering soul who recently settled in Korea for her second round of teaching. Here are several ways to make working with a co-teacher a valuable experience.

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Teaching in Korea: Public School vs. Private (Hagwon)

Teaching in Korea comes in many different shapes and sizes with one big distinction coming between public and private schools. What are the differences? Here Stephanie goes through some of the differences between both types of teaching jobs.

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Finding a Hagwon that’s Right for You

This informative piece is by Stephanie. Stephanie is a storyteller, yoga enthusiast and wandering sole who recently settled in Korea for her second round of teaching. Here she gives some tips on finding a hagwon (academy) that is right for you.

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Destination Busan: an EFL teacher’s perspective

This opinion piece is by Gareth Williams. Gareth, an avid blogger, cyclist, and traveller, spent four years working as an EFL teacher in Busan before moving on to teach in Spain. Here he shares with us an original perspective on the beauty of Busan.

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Teaching in Korea or Taiwan: Which is better?

This opinion piece is by Jonathan Paul. Jon, a veteran in the field of TESOL, has spent the past several years teaching English in England, Korea, and Taiwan. Here he hopes to help new ESL teachers by comparing and contrasting his experiences in Korea and Taiwan.

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excitELT: A New Kind of Conference

A new kind of TESOL conference is coming to Seoul: more relevant, more diverse, more social and more exciting. excitELT will launch its first ELT conference in South Korea this March 19th.

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KATE Conference in Korea: TESOL International

The Korea Association of Teachers of English (KATE) is holding its annual international TESOL conference in Seoul this July. Renowned guest speakers such as Diane Larsen-Freeman (University of Michigan) will be discussing current perspectives on teaching English.

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Living in the Korean Countryside as an ESL Teacher

This opinion piece is by Adam Dean Foy. Adam, originally from England, has spent the last 4 years living and teaching in the small town of Miryang, Gyeongsangnam-do. Here he shares with us a little insight into life as an expat in rural Korea.

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