Advice & General Information

Starting out in TEFL can be a daunting experience, but it doesn’t have to be! We’ve compiled a range of teaching tips and resources recommended by our TEFL Org tutors so you can be confident going into your next English language lesson.

Teaching English in Hong Kong

19 June 2012 TEFL opportunities in Hong Kong Speaking English is a major priority for the people of Hong Kong which means the demand for Native English qualified TEFL teachers is huge. The business world is always moving quickly and more so than ever global communication is vitally important. In order to compete effectively in the world playing field, Hong…

Teaching English in Finland

15 June 2012 Despite the fact that Swedish is the official second language in Finland, English is in great demand. This is mainly due to the demand from the business community and the fact that there is a high standard of living in Finland, meaning many people can afford to pay for the luxury of…

Applying for a Visa – South Korea

Once you have secured a job teaching English in South Korea you will need to apply for an E2 Teaching Visa. The following will need to be sent to your  TEFL employer in Korea: A copy of your degree along with a copy of your university transcripts. These are a list of the courses you completed at…

Teaching English in Mexico

14 June 2012 Mexico is a delightful and welcoming country with a wealth of opportunities for those looking to teach English abroad. Find out all about teaching English in Mexico. TEFL Opportunities in Mexico If you have decided you want to teach English in Mexico for a living you can be assured that you have…

Teaching English in Colombia

11 June 2012 Colombia is a great destination for the ambitious TEFL teacher in search of adventure. Not surprisingly for a country of its size, Colombia is packed full of amazing sights, rich cultures and friendly people. Home to crystal clear Caribbean waters, cosmopolitan chic cities and the awe inspiring Andean mountains, it’s not hard to see…

Teaching English in Kazakhstan

1 June 2012 Here’s something a bit different. How about a TEFL job in Kazakhstan? Perhaps you’ve overlooked this vast landlocked country in central Asia bordering China and Russia. Kazakhstan has undergone something of a quiet revolution in recent years, kick-started by the fall of the Soviet Union in the 1990s and a long-awaited independence that…

TEFL Lesson Plan Ideas

10 May 2012 One of the most important aspects of  TEFL teaching lies in rigorous planning. Lesson preparation is key and you’ll learn all about this during your TEFL Org teacher training course. The foundation of any successful lesson plan is identifying desirable outcomes and putting into place activities and tasks that help the student grasp a particular…