VIPKid teachers

Bridge Preferred Partner Profile: VIPKid Online English Tutoring Company

VIPKid is an online English tutoring company that has paved the way for online language learning, now with over 500,000 students! It’s also one of a select group of schools that make up the Bridge Preferred Partner network.

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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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Camille, English teacher in Colombia

Camille in Colombia: An Insider’s Guide to Teaching in the Classroom and Online

Camille, currently teaching in the Boyacá region, tells us exactly how to find a TEFL job in Colombia and what you can expect from schools, plus gives us the low-down on supplementing your income by teaching ESL online. 

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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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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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Colby, Online ESL Teacher in China

Confessions of an Online English Teacher

Colby Charles is currently teaching ESL in China in the classroom by day, and online in the evenings and on weekends.  With a background in finance and a passion for travel, Colby tells us how teaching English abroad, and especially teaching English online, has turned out to be his “best life decision to date and has opened a world of opportunities.”

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Digital Nomad English Teacher, Jay, in Portugal

Teaching English Online from Portugal: Digital Nomad, Jay

Experienced teacher, Jay, shares his experience switching careers from finance to education, and how BridgeTEFL certification led him to his current position as a digital nomad English teacher on the beaches of Portugal. 

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How to Teach Online – Should I Work for a Company or for Myself?

One of the best things about teaching online is that it’s so flexible; it can be full-time or part-time, you can be a new or experienced teacher, and you can work from anywhere! You can even choose if you want to work for a company or start your own tutoring business!

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Teacher with TEFL Resume

Do I Need a “TEFL Resume”?

When completing your TEFL certification or applying for teaching jobs, you may have run across references to a “TEFL resume.” Is this different from a standard resume? And do you need one?

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