Lauren Salisbury

Lauren Salisbury

Go Overseas Writer

A California native, Lauren Salisbury has found the best way to get to know a region of the world is to live there, and with that in mind has worked in four countries, including the United States, Australia, Spain and Costa Rica. Lauren earned her bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Maryland and is now living in the Costa Rican rainforest, working as Social Media & Marketing Manager for Outward Bound. Lauren documents her travel adventures on her blog SomethingInHerRamblings.com.

Questions Post Date
Is it worth taking a class that won't count for academic credit? 09/17/2016
Should I study in Australia or New Zealand? 09/17/2016
How do you deal with homesickness? 09/17/2016
What are the chances of me returning home with at least a little money after teaching in Spain for a year? 09/17/2016
Exactly how easy is it to save money teaching in Spain? 09/17/2016
Can teach abroad for 6 months vs a year? 09/17/2016
If I plan to teach in Thailand, can I get certified in a different place? Like Prague? 09/17/2016
Do I have to speak the local language to teach English abroad? 09/17/2016
What is the range of salary I will receive in this field? 09/17/2016
Should I get tesl vs tefl certified? 09/10/2016
Are there any specific accreditations that you should look for in an online TEFL course? 09/10/2016
Is it easy for your parents to ship items or care packages? 09/10/2016
How many classes should I take abroad? 09/10/2016
Are there places to get manicures, haircuts, etc., in Sevilla? 09/10/2016
Are there any graduate degree programs in environmental science in Latin America taught partially in English? 09/10/2016
Should I pack a lot or wait to buy clothes when I get there? 09/10/2016
Should I get on an international phone plan? 09/10/2016
How do the locals treat American study abroad students? 09/10/2016
Would a 7 week summer program or a fall semester abroad be better? 09/10/2016
Can an ESL Certificate holder teach abroad? 08/25/2016
Is an on-site TEFL certification worth the money? 08/25/2016
How come jobs in the Middle East specifically request female / male teachers? 08/25/2016
Where can I teach if I don't have TEFL or CELTA certificates? 08/25/2016
My spouse isn't a teacher but a mechanic and is willing to travel with me. How would he find employment? 08/15/2016
Is teaching English common in Europe? Especially Italy? 08/15/2016