English teacher abroad

Bridge Teach Abroad Services – We Work to Get You a Job!

Bridge has expanded its teach abroad services to provide even more guidance through the process of TEFL certification and job placement. Learn about how Bridge teach abroad services can work for you!

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Shella Chua, Filipino Teacher in China

Bridge Grad, Shella, on Her TEFL Career in Asia and Recent Shift to Online Teaching

Over the last 14 years, Shella has taught in various parts of Asia, such as Taiwan and, most recently, the Yunnan Province in China. She talked to us about her experience as a teacher and how her plans have been affected by the current coronavirus situation.

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Kevin Mermel, Bridge Jobs Advisor

Bridge Advisor, Kevin, on Teaching in Portugal and His Tips for Job Seekers

Kevin describes his experience as a teacher in Portugal and how it led him to become a Program and Job Advisor at Bridge. He also shares the different ways he helps people TEFL – whether they’re just starting out or are experienced teachers in search of jobs abroad or online.

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English Teacher in Thailand with elephants

How to Teach English in Thailand: The Ultimate Guide

Discover how to teach English in Thailand, a country with a rich culture, beautiful landscape, and high demand for ESL teachers. Learn about salaries, teaching requirements, and where to find job openings, and hear from experienced teachers who have taught there.

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Russell with his ESL students in Tanzania

Bridge Graduate, Russell, on Teaching in Zanzibar, Tanzania

As a management consultant in Tanzania for the last five years, one part of Russell’s job is conducting English training for hospitality staff. He describes his students and the work he does with them at a boutique hotel in Zanzibar.

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ESL teacher with class of students

Teaching English with Guided Discovery for ESL

Using guided discovery for ESL is an approach that gives students the opportunity to question and discover the target language in a lesson. Learn how to use this method to encourage collaboration between students and proactive learning.

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6 Strategies to Kickstart Your ESL Tutoring Side Gig

Teaching private classes can be a lucrative side gig to your regular teaching job or a great way to transition into starting your own English tutoring business. Experienced English tutor, Jake Young, shares his advice on marketing yourself as an English teacher and building a base of private students.

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BFITS Thailand

Bridge Preferred Employment Partner: BFITS Thailand!

Get to know trusted Bridge Employment Partner in Thailand, BFITS, which is currently hiring English teachers (and teachers of other subjects) for public and private K-12 school positions all over the country. Learn about requirements, salary, and benefits at BFITS and hear from teachers working there.

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Lejla, TEFL teacher in Egypt

Bridge Grad, Lejla, from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Teaching in Egypt

Lejla has been an English teacher in Egypt for the last four and a half years. In this interview, she talks about passion for teaching, describes a typical day in her life, and shares her perspective on teaching as a non-native English speaker.

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8 Reasons You Should Attend a TEFL/TESOL Conference This Year

Consider attending a TESOL conference this year if you’re looking for a fun way to connect with other teachers, further your professional development, and learn about new job opportunities.

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