International Graduate School of English: Spring 2017

The International Graduate School of English in Seoul, Korea is about to begin its admission process from the up-coming Autumn 2016 semester. All students accepted will receive a 50% scholarship for all 4 semesters.

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How to Teach English in Korea

Contents1 Why Teach English in Korea2 Why Do Most Teachers Come to Korea to Teach English?3 What Teaching Jobs are Available in Korea?3.1 Public School3.2 Private Institute (Hagwon) 3.3 After School Program3.4 University4 How Much Can You Make Teaching English in Korea?4.1 Public School4.2 Private Institute (Hagwon) 4.3 After School Programs4.4 University5 How to Teach English in Korea?6 How

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Travel English Conversation

Travel English Conversation Semester 2, Lesson 11 Download the lesson plan here: http://www.halandsteveenglish.com/lessons/america-greetings-and-etiquette/ Etiquette. It’s such a crucial part of culture. Whenever we teach learners English, we often forget that they’re not just seeking proficiency in a particular academic field. They want to better experience the world and other cultures. While excelling at English is

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CELTA in Seoul: January 2017

Contents1 CELTA in Seoul2 CELTA in IGSE January 20173 What is the Cambridge CELTA?3.1 What are the entry requirements for the course?4 WE TEACH KOREA: Teaching English in South Korea CELTA in Seoul The only place where you can do the CELTA in Seoul, Korea is in IGSE (International Graduate School of English). They run the

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Hal and Steve Lesson Plan 3: Food

Travel English Conversation Semester 3, Lesson 1 Download the lesson here: http://www.halandsteveenglish.com/lessons/american-food-vs-korean-food/ There’s really no better topic than food, is there? Cuisine, and especially pride in cuisine, are so integral to Korean life.  Children, mothers, fathers, and grandparents… no matter their age, they love talking about food. It’s perfect for English lessons.  As a foreigner, you

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KOTESOL International Conference

Contents1 KOTESOL International Conference 2016: Shaping the Future with 21st Century Skills2 KOTESOL International Conference 2016: What you need to know2.1 Major Conference Speakers3 WE TEACH KOREA: Teaching English in South Korea KOTESOL International Conference 2016: Shaping the Future with 21st Century Skills KOTESOL (Korea Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages), is a

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Hal and Steve Lesson Plan 2: Pretentious People

Intermediate English Conversation Semester 3, Lesson 17  Download the lesson here: http://www.halandsteveenglish.com/lessons/pretentious-people-2/ This is, without a doubt, one of my favorite lessons. I think every person, regardless of self-awareness, regards themselves as a down-to-earth John or Jane.  Nobody would ever consider him/herself pretentious. Until this lesson.  I taught this to 10 different groups of students this

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Teaching and Living in Korea: Some Cultural Differences

As you can imagine, moving abroad is a big life change. When deciding to live in a new country, you’ll need to adjust to new foods, cultural norms, and everyday routines. For many, life in Korea offers a unique and fun experience.  If you are thinking of teaching and living in Korea, take a look

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Hal and Steve Intermediate English Conversation: Portmanteaus

Intermediate English Conversation Lesson by Hal and Steve English Hal and Steve: Semester 3, Lesson 5 http://www.halandsteveenglish.com/lessons/portmanteau/ You’ve probably realized, if you’ve read my previous lesson guides, that at Hal and Steve we love to talk about lifestyle. That topic is so dense, so complicated, but so easily sparks conversation with our students. That’s something

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Teaching Hal And Steve English Lessons in the Classroom

Hal And Steve English Lessons A General Overview on How to Teach Our Lessons Lesson: http://www.halandsteveenglish.com/lessons/are-you-a-daydreamer/ Hi! I’m Steve, from Hal and Steve English. You might have seen me around here before. Some folks know me for making adult English lessons. I’m here today to introduce you to our teaching philosophy and give you a

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