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Optimize Your ESL/EFL Lesson Plans to Improve Efficacy and Save Time

Do you find yourself spending too much time on lesson planning? Do you feel that your lesson plans are not working when put to the test in the actual classroom? Don’t let lesson planning make you sweat! Join us for this session to learn helpful tips and tricks to make your lesson plans more organized […]

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How to Make the Most Money as an Online English Teacher

While companies often set an hourly pay range to teach English online, you definitely want to be on the high end and earn as much as possible. Here are some ways to make the most money as an online English teacher.

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11 Job Tips for Teaching English Online

For experienced teachers and newbies alike, online English teaching can be unfamiliar territory. From where to find jobs with legitimate companies to how to apply online or prepare for a teaching demo during your interview, these job tips will help you enter the world of online teaching with confidence.

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Preparing Your EFL/ESL Students for the Future With Digital Literacy and Technology Skills

If COVID taught the world anything, it was the power of technology and just how many digital tools are at our disposal. But, how do we use these tools responsibly and effectively? At the heart of 21st-century skills, digital literacy tackles how to utilize technology to research, create, and communicate appropriately, both in a professional […]

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Integrating Creative and Critical Thinking Skills in ELT

Employers look for problem solvers and innovative thinkers. Everyone knows the importance of critical thinking and creativity – two essential 21st-century skills – but how can they be incorporated into the ELT classroom? Join the discussion to see how these skills can improve your students’ language proficiency and future employability, leading them to success in […]

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Yes, You Can Teach English Abroad Without a College Degree!

Great news if you want to teach English as a foreign language but don’t have a bachelor’s degree: You have lots of options, especially if you’re TEFL certified! Get inspired by these top 10 places.

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Developing Teamwork and Social Skills in the Business English Classroom

21st century skills are 85% of the required skills for employability. Two of the most common “soft skills” necessary for employment—collaboration and social skills—are essential to cover in the Business English classroom. Join us to learn how to incorporate these 21st skills in your lessons and give your students the edge they need in their […]

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“Where’s the staff room?” Strategies for Continuing Professional Development for Online English Teachers

Flexibility, global exposure, secure payments, 24/7 customer support, access to videoconferencing tools designed for teaching… the advantages of teaching on an online marketplace are many, but how can we continue honing our teaching skills, keep motivated and avoid feeling isolated whilst working online? Come along to pick up some useful strategies you can apply in […]

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Things I Wish I’d Known: TEFL Digital Nomads Talk Traveling and Teaching

When some people think of working as a digital nomad, they envision constant gallivanting and sleeping in rundown hostels around the globe, completely independent of location, relying only on a strong internet connection to complete their work. While that is at times the reality, there’s a lot of behind-the-scenes preparation when teaching while traveling. For […]

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Benefits of Micro Credentials

Further Your Career by Upskilling With TEFL/TESOL Micro-Credentials

If you’re already teaching English or perhaps waiting to get hired with your shiny, new TEFL certificate, now is the perfect time to take TEFL/TESOL Micro-Credentials. These short, topical Bridge courses are 100% online. The benefits of Micro-credentials for TEFL/TESOL are big, and you can earn verifiable certification and digital badges to make your resume stand out. […]

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