Caitlin Peterson

Caitlin was born and raised in Flagstaff, AZ. After receiving her bachelor’s degree in Spanish in 2011, she traveled to Santiago, Chile where she took the Bridge IDELT course to receive a TEFL certificate. Then, from 2012 to 2014, she lived and taught English in Costa Rica. Now back in the U.S. Caitlin is using her teaching experience in the role of Program Assistant for the Literacy Center of Flagstaff. She also works in the adult education department of a local community college.

Posts by Caitlin

Returning Home After Teaching Abroad: Caitlin’s Experience

There are many hard things about returning from living abroad. Think about it…you’ve been experiencing a new culture and language, and your way of life and worldview are now completely different. Coming home is scary, not to mention what you will do job-wise. There are a lot of options and depending on your qualifications, you can do pretty much anything

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Photo Blog: Teaching English in Costa Rica

This blog post was written by guest writer and EFL teacher, Caitlin Peterson, graduate of the Bridge IDELT course. My name is Caitlin, and since getting my TEFL certification, I have been teaching English at a school in Costa Rica, called Politécnico Internaciónal, since September 2013. There are two locations-one in Heredia and one in […]

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