Become a Freelance Online English Tutor with the Newest Bridge Specialized Certificate!

Do you dream of being your own boss? Our newest Specialized Certificate course, Teaching English Online as a Freelancer, provides you with the business and marketing skills needed to make the leap from teacher to “teacherpreneur.”

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Online Teacher Resume

How to Make a Stand-Out Online Teacher Resume (+ Sample!)

Whether you want to get your feet wet in online English teaching or are ready to press the “Apply” button on that interesting virtual ESL job post, you will surely be asked for your resume. Do you need a resume specific to teaching English online? Definitely! But don’t worry, it’s not difficult to revamp the one you already have.

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Online English teaching interview

12 Job Tips for Teaching English Online

For experienced teachers and newbies alike, online English teaching can be unfamiliar territory. From where to find jobs with legitimate companies to how to apply online or prepare for a teaching demo during your interview, these job tips will help you enter the world of online teaching with confidence.

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Badiru, Teacher in Uganda

Bridge Grad, Badiru, on Teaching English in Uganda

Past Bridge photo contest winner, Badiru, who is an experienced classroom teacher in Uganda, recently earned his Teaching English Online certification with us. Although he loves teaching kids in the classroom, he took the professional development courses to broaden his skills and job opportunities to venture into the online space.

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Online English teacher

Maintaining Work-Life Balance While Teaching Online From Home

As many teachers find themselves suddenly teaching English in their living rooms, the struggle to separate work and home life can be a challenge. A teacher in China shares her advice on how to keep the balance – and your sanity – if you’re shifting from the classroom to teaching online from home.

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Carla, Online English Teacher in Brazil

Brazil Native, Carla, on Becoming a Freelance Online English Teacher

Carla took Bridge’s IDELTOnline course, which helped her become a more effective online English teacher. She teaches online from her home country of Brazil and has benefited greatly from teaching online during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Which TEFL Course Should I Take? 5 Questions to Help You Decide

Bridge offers a wide range of accredited TEFL/TESOL certificates to choose from but you might feel confused by all the options, wondering which is right for you and your plans. An advisor shares questions he typically asks help people decide.

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Johanna, English teacher transitioning online

Transitioning My Classes Online: Tips I’ve Learned From My TEFL/TESOL Course

Johanna, an experienced English teacher in Japan, shares terminology, techniques and tips she’s learned from her Teaching English Online TEFL/TESOL course as she transitions her students to the virtual classroom.

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Brittany, private school teacher in Seoul, South Korea

Brittany, Returned From Teaching in South Korea Due to the Coronavirus Impact

Brittany is a Bridge grad whose TEFL/TESOL certification took her to Seoul, South Korea, where she taught children and teens. She shares her motivation for teaching in South Korea, her experience living there, and the impact the coronavirus crisis has had on her job and the schools in Seoul.

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Global English Teachers

Teachers’ Voices: How Coronavirus Has Impacted My TEFL Career

Globally, teachers are among those who have been deeply affected by the coronavirus outbreak. How are TEFL/TESOL teachers around the world coping? We checked in with six English teachers in different regions to find out what they were doing when the crisis hit, how it impacted their livelihood, and how they’re adapting.

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