Teach Abroad Articles

Landing a job teaching English overseas isn’t always easy. The EFL job market is competitive enough in many countries that if you don’t specialize, you’ll have a hard time finding good work. Simply being an English teacher isn’t enough, sometimes you need an extra hook. There are...
Hi Go Overseas! I want to teach abroad and have read in a lot of places that you need to be TEFL certified to get a teaching job abroad. But they're really expensive, and it'd be a huge commitment for me to pay for one at the moment. So, before I bite the bullet and sign up for...
It’s almost here! After long months of winter, early rising, and imparting knowledge to younger generations, it’s almost summer . You get to say goodbye to your students (and their parents), forget about test scores and lunch duty and do something purely for yourself. This might...
This article will looking at teacher savings in the following countries: China South Korea Japan Spain It’s the question that all prospective teachers are wondering: how much can I really save teaching abroad? A high salary is great, but if you’re living in an expensive country,...
Before you book your flight and sign up for a program teaching English in Thailand, it’s important to be familiar with the Ministry of Education regulations and visas for English teachers in Thailand -- not everyone can just arrive and start working there. In this article, local...
Countries like China, South Korea, and Spain have been the go-to destinations for teach abroad throughout the past few years, things are changing. Around the world, other countries are also growing their job markets for ESL teachers and creating some pretty cool opportunities for...
Happy 2016, everyone! Before we dive into this bright, shiny, brand-new year that stretches out in front of us, it's time to look back at 2015. The past year saw us revamp our site, expand our coverage of all things abroad, and delve deeper into what it really means to engage in...
There’s no place like home for the holidays. You know the saying, you know the song. Unfortunately, living abroad for an extended period of time, whether it be to study, teach, volunteer, or work, often means that you won’t get to be home for the holidays. Being away from our...