They’re Just Not That into Learning English

As educators, we all know that teaching has its ups and downs. Some days you love it, some days you feel defeated. Although the teaching profession here in Taiwan is widely revered and respected, and being an English teacher is a highly coveted role, the truth is that sometimes my students just aren’t that into [...]

5 Marketable Skills I've Acquired From Teaching English Abroad

During the last year that I've been teaching overseas, I've developed some skills that should help me land a job when I return home. Project development skills- Have you organized a school-wide holiday themed showcase? Established or coordinated a partnership with a school in another country? Devised your own English language curriculum that can be [...]

5 Marketable Skills I’ve Acquired From Teaching English Abroad

During the last year that I've been teaching overseas, I've developed some skills that should help me land a job when I return home. Project development skills- Have you organized a school-wide holiday themed showcase? Established or coordinated a partnership with a school in another country? Devised your own English language curriculum that can be [...]

Taiwan English Teaching Assistant: Things I Learned in My First Five Months of Teaching

from Kinmen, Taiwan It is almost time for us to go on our 2 ½ week vacation for Chinese New Year (Spring Festival) and I wanted to share some things I learned in my first few months of teaching English in Taiwan. Think inside the box- In my first month of teaching I felt pressured to [...]