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How to Create a Positive Learning Environment

How to Create a Positive Learning Environment

I think that we can all relate to sitting in a class trying not to nod off or listening to an instructor who is brilliant in a particular field but who has no ability to engage students. As adult learners this is often something that we can overcome through self-motivation. We can be motivated by genuine interest in the subject or by the urge to get enough credits to graduate – either way works.

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TEFL Course Directory

TEFL Certification Options - Course Directory

TEFL or TESL, however you spell it, is a key certification that will aid first time teachers and seasoned teachers alike. Teaching English as a Foreign or Second Language certificates come in a wide variety of courses, and can be taken online and inclass for a variety of prices. Here's our pick of the best!

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Teach Abroad in Abu Dhabi with ADEC

Teach Abroad in Abu Dhabi with ADEC

With so much to gain in professional development, life experience and financial advancement, you should consider teaching in the United Arab Emirates with the Abu Dhabi Education Council (ADEC) and Footprints Recruiting.

Interviews are taking place through November in select cities around North America & UK. We will be in London, New York, Toronto...

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Teaching Winter Camps in Korea

Teaching Winter Camps in Korea

Typically teachers in Korea have Winter vacation off.  If you are a English teacher in Korea you will most likely have a week of winter camp, or two, or three.  I have 4 weeks of winter camp, and so far they have been a blast!  

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First Month in Korea - A Little Advice

First Month in Korea - A Little Advice

I've been in Korea for a little over a month now.  It has been a fairly smooth transition, considering I'm now living on the opposite side of the world.  Before I left Colorado I was worried I wouldn't receive my visa on time, I was nervous that my flight would arrive too late for me to catch the shuttle with everyone, and I was worried that I didn't save enough money.

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Kenting - Rocking the Taiwanese Riviera

Kenting - Rocking the Taiwanese Riviera

Pat managed to get some time off recently and took a trip down to Kenting, one of Taiwan's best-known beach resorts. Back from his trip, and suitably sunburned, he blogs about what he found there. 

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