Teaching English Online vs in the Classroom

Teaching Online vs. the Classroom – How Do They Compare?

Which is better for you – the virtual classroom or a traditional, brick and mortar TEFL school? Learning the differences between these options can help you decide which of the two to pursue – or if you should do both!

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What is a Skype TEFL Job Interview Really Like?

You’ve applied for TEFL jobs abroad, and now you have a job interview! Great, but how does it work? Brendan O’Shea is here to walk you through a TEFL job interview and provide helpful insight on how to be successful in them!

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Online English Teacher

Can I Teach English Online With No Degree? 

Yes, it’s absolutely possible! We’ll share some online English tutoring companies that hire teachers without bachelor’s degrees, give you tips for standing out when applying to jobs, and even offer alternatives avenues for teaching online.

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Claire, Teaching English Online in the U.S.

Claire, Mapping Out Her Future as an Online English Teacher

Bridge IDELTOnline grad, Claire, is a long-time classroom teacher whose deep love for teaching the language led her to become a full-time online English tutor last year. She tells us why she decided to teach online, what it’s like working as a tutor with English First, and discusses the rewards and challenges of teaching in the virtual classroom.

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What is a Marketplace for Teaching English Online and Should I Use One?

If you’re thinking of teaching English online, you may have considered working for a company or even starting your own tutoring business – but there’s a sweet spot in the middle of those two options, which is the marketplace for online teachers and students.

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No Puppets Required! 8 Companies to Teach Adults English Online

Are you eager to get into the growing field of teaching English online but just can’t picture yourself tutoring young kids? Don’t worry – you’ve still got plenty of options! Here are 8 companies where you can teach English to adults online – no puppets required.

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Teaching English Online Course With Practicum

Bridge Teaching English Online Certification Has Been Updated – And Now Has a Practicum!

The online English teaching job market is growing fast as teachers and students are drawn to the accessibility and convenience of the virtual classroom. Our newly updated Certification in Teaching English Online + hands-on practicum will qualify you for the best positions and help you stand out to employers!

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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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Online English Teacher with student

Take It Up a Notch! How to Invest in Your Online Teaching Space  

If you teach English online or aspire to, you already know you’ll need a computer with a webcam and a speedy Internet connection, but you may not have considered the benefits of further investing in your teaching space. Here’s how.

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Melissa Edmons teaching English online

Melissa, Mom of Two, Teaching English Online in Taiwan

She’s a mom of two and a teacher of many! BridgeTEFL grad, Melissa Edmons, found a TEFL lifestyle fit for her and her family – teaching English online. From certification to teaching practices, Melissa has the advice for you as you navigate your TEFL career.

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