Teach Abroad Articles

Getting paid to teach abroad sounds like a dream. But, where should you go to do it? Take the quiz to find out where you should teach abroad.
The famous author Mark Twain once said, "Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do." Take a look at these five stand-out travelers' stories (in no particular order) if you're hesitating on taking the plunge to...
Teaching English in Japan can be one of the most rewarding experiences, should you choose to accept the challenge and go into it with an open-mind and willingness to learn. It will demand that you celebrate the country’s beauty and uniqueness and embrace their imperfections. In...
Hey, Go Overseas! I'm a recent grad with no TEFL certification and have been looking for teaching jobs abroad, but I'm a little confused. What exactly is a teach abroad program, and why would I use one? Also, is using a recruiter a good way to get a job? What do they do? Why...
There’s no better way to experience the world than to live and work like a local in cities and towns that are miles away from the one you grew up in. Not only do you develop an appreciation of cultural diversity, you also learn about topics like history, art, politics, cuisine,...
Hey Go Overseas! I want to tutor abroad, but I'm not sure where to get started. How do you find private students to tutor and land the first, crucial job? Any advice would be greatly appreciated! Sincerely, First-time teacher Great question! I've tutored everyone from...
Teaching positions in the Middle East are extremely lucrative, and the benefits packages can be very attractive, with some including a tax-free salary, housing benefits, relocation allowances, medical coverage, paid holidays and large contract bonuses. With such enticing benefits...
While the 2016 presidential election is fast approaching, if you're living abroad it could sneak up on you even faster than you expect. As an expat, traveler, or student abroad, voting from overseas isn't as simple as showing up at a ballot booth. You have to -- in true...