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Take a Look Inside Our Interactive Online TEFL Course Platform!  

You’re looking for a program that’s accredited, internationally accepted, and that prepares you for the classroom– but can that TEFL course also be fun and engaging? You bet. Take a peek at the BridgeTEFL online course platform and explore its dynamic features!

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Bridge grad, Shella, from the Philippines, teaching English in China

Advantages of Non-Native English Teachers in the TEFL Classroom

Do you have to be a native English speaker to teach the language in your home country or abroad? Definitely not. In fact, we’ll look at a number of advantages of non-native English teachers over their native English-speaking counterparts when it comes to TEFL.

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Erik Ardnt, BridgeTEFL grad and creator of Insights to English

Bridge Grad Erik’s Journey from English Teacher to ELT Website Creator

Erik originally studied engineering but later got TEFL certified at Bridge and taught abroad. Along the way, he developed methods to better teach his students and ultimately created a website to share those ideas with other teachers.

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How to Write a TEFL Cover Letter (With Sample)

A TEFL cover letter conveys your enthusiasm for a position and demonstrates your qualifications for the job, but it can also fill in gaps on your resume and let your personality shine through!

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Ana Flávia From Brazil, Teaching Kids in Tianjin, China

Meet experienced English teacher, Ana Flávia, from Brazil, who is currently teaching young learners in China. She shares the ups and downs of living in a new culture and her advice for others planning to teach English.  

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Use LinkedIn to Get TEFL jobs

8 Ways to Use LinkedIn to Get a TEFL Job 

The TEFL industry has a major presence on LinkedIn! We’ll share 8 ways you can use this social platform to get a TEFL job – from joining professional groups and following organizations to adding digital badges to your profile.

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South African Teacher, Britta, in the Republic of Georgia

Feeling bored in her career, Britta, from South Africa, decided there must be more to life, so she did some soul searching and discovered TEFL. Now certified and happily teaching in Europe and hasn’t looked back!

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TEFLConnection matches qualified teachers with top TEFL schools

Introducing Bridge TEFLConnection™ – Matching Teachers with Jobs at Select Schools

Finding the right teaching job after completing your TEFL course can be overwhelming. With so many schools worldwide, how can you know which ones are the most reputable? TEFLConnection, a new service from Bridge, matches you with trusted employers in our global network. Learn how.

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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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BridgeTEFL Digital Badging

Bridge Now Offers Digital Badges for TEFL Certification! What Are They and How Can You Use Them?

Bridge is proud to be one of the first in TEFL to offer digital badges for our online teacher training programs, making this innovative, 21st-century credential available to graduates. Learn how you can collect, showcase, and share your digital badges to stand out to employers!

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