Teach Abroad Articles

If you have student loans... can you still teach abroad? Yes! Great, we’re done here... just kidding. Unfortunately, it’s not quite that simple. While the answer is yes, you absolutely can teach abroad with student debt, it’s not as easy as just sending Sallie Mae a quick email...
Are you struggling to find the perfect place to teach abroad ? The amount of information out there can be overwhelming, especially it comes to figuring out ESL teacher salaries and the cost of living abroad. Especially since saving money to travel or pay off student loans is a...
Teaching in Asia is by far one of the best ways to explore the region. Live as an expat, make local friends, create a rewarding career, and make a good earning for yourself. If you’re reading this article, I’m sure you already know the benefits teaching abroad can bring you. But...
Every year, hundreds of thousands of people go overseas to teach English. According to UNESCO , the world needs two million more primary teachers in the next few years for the UN to meet its goal of universal primary education . We decided to take a look at which nations ranked...
Nearly three years after graduating with a degree in journalism from the University of Maryland, I found myself at the beginnings of a successful career in corporate communications and public relations. There was just one problem -- I had been bitten badly by the travel bug in my...
You love to travel. You may even enjoy the travel planning process... to a certain extent. It can be fun, until your Friday class is canceled at the last minute and you have a free weekend, but no time to plan a trip. Or when the school where you're teaching finally announces the...
So you plan to teach abroad in Asia, but you want all the details. What is it like to live in Japan? How do I get a job in South Korea ? Should I get my TEFL certificate to teach in China? While Go Overseas is an amazing resource for teaching abroad, especially in Asia, sometimes...
If you're thinking about teaching abroad , you've probably already Googled all the practical information: where the best places to teach are, how much you'll make teaching ESL abroad, and everything under the sun about TEFL certifications. But what about the experience? What's it...
I'll never forget sitting in my living room in Nigeria with a colleague from Portugal after he asked me to share my resume with him. He had a Spanish friend applying for a job in Germany and she was asking for inspiration and examples. Given that I was an American working for a...
Whether you're dreaming of a year long stint teaching English in China or a short term tutoring position in Barcelona, your first step to making this dream real is the job hunt . However, the best way to apply for ESL jobs abroad varies from country to country; region to region....