Leticia, English teacher in Brazil

Bridge Grad, Leticia – From Au Pair to English Teacher in Brazil

Leticia is an experienced Brazilian teacher in São Paulo who decided to sharpen her skills by taking Bridge Specialized TEFL Certification courses. We interviewed about her unique career path from au pair to educator and her ongoing focus on professional development.

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Sharon, English teacher in Mexico

Meet Sharon from Mexico, Teaching Special Needs Students ESL

Sharon Hofmeister, from Mexico, has dedicated her career to teaching special education students in Mexico. We spoke with Sharon to find out more about her experience teaching English and how she is making an impact on the lives of many special education students. 

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Krzl, teaching English online from Chile

How Online Teaching Helped Me Become a Better English Teacher

You don’t need to cross an ocean to have a great TEFL experience! Here, English teacher, Krzl Light Nunes, writes about her experiences teaching English online, and the surprising ways it has improved her classroom teaching skills.

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Renzo, Chilean English ESL teacher in China

Renzo, Chilean ESL Teacher (and Gamer!) in Tianjin, China

Bridge grad, Renzo Perucca, who was an ESL teacher in China, shares his honest insights into the rewards and challenges he experienced as a teacher abroad – and how incorporates his love for video games into his TEFL classroom activities!

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Abhi, Indian Teacher in Hong Kong

Where Can I Teach English as a Non-Native Speaker?

Is teaching English abroad only open to native English-speaking teachers? Certainly not! But teachers who speak a first language other than English may wonder which regions or specific countries are most welcoming to bilingual teachers. We’ll provide the breakdown!

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Veronica, English teacher in Argentina

Veronica, From Argentina, Making Her Teaching Dreams Come True

Do you have a passion for English and teaching? If so, you might be like Veronica, who has been teaching English for over 15 years and doesn’t plan on stopping there! We spoke with her from Buenos Aires, Argentina where she currently teaches English.

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online English teachers

Meet 3 Online English Teachers: A Traveler, Freelancer, and Entrepreneur

Whether it’s for earning extra cash a side job, being able to work from home, or for the freedom of being your own boss, there are many different reasons ESL teachers choose to work online. Meet three teachers, each with their own online teaching experience.

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NNEST Teachers Abroad

Guide to TEFL as a Non-Native English-Speaking Teacher (NNEST)

Is it possible for you to be an English teacher if English isn’t your native language? Definitely! Experienced English teacher, Lorena, in Mexico, shares her firsthand knowledge of how to teach as a non-native English-speaking teacher, or NNEST. 

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Juliana NNEST Teacher in Sao Paulo, Brazil

Juliana, from Brazil, Teaching ESL to Young Learners in Sao Paulo

Her goals: better ESL classrooms and a better world. We spoke with Juliana, a Brazilian ESL teacher in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Juliana believes that young learners’ “curiosity can help you to think about amazing classes.” Her unique teaching ideas are helping her students to make the world a better place.

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Can You Teach Abroad as a Non-Native English Speaker? Hear from Teachers Doing Just That!

Some assume that only native speakers can teach a language, but this is incorrect! Read about many great Non-native English speaking teachers (NNESTs) here. There are many great NNESTs from all over the world, teaching in a wide range of countries.

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