Student Stories

Tomo’s Christmas in Japan

16 December 2009 Tomo lets us know what it is like spending Christmas in Japan in his latest blog.  Check out how he found a job and how he found teaching there in his other blogs. Christmas, a time of drinking, eating, family and presents that range from the useful to the downright daft. This…

Tomo’s Teaching in Japan

Tomo tells us what it’s like to teach English in Japan.  Find out how he got the job, and how he spent Christmas in Japan in his other blogs. Some of us dread the thought of it, others thrive at the opportunity and the rest don’t really know what to expect to it. Chances are…

Tomo’s Finding a TEFL Job in Japan

Tokyo, a city of bright lights, incredible (if slightly bizarre) technology, food (even fast food) that is fresh and beautifully presented, and a culture that both embraces the “western world” yet manages to keep enough of the little things that makes Japan, Japan. Combined with a people who are polite, elegant and have impeccable fashion…

Mark’s Teaching in Argentina

24 August 2009 If you are looking for work in Argentina or any country in South America, you are at a great advantage being a native English speaker. Argentina is a country with a growing economy. The capital, Buenos Aires, is one of the main cities in South America where businesses are always growing and…

Mark’s Living in Argentina

24 August 2009 For those who are looking to travel/work in South America, Argentina is an excellent choice of country. Being the 8th largest country in the world, it offers stunning and diverse scenery. From the hot, arid deserts in the north, to tropical forests, to the towering snowy peaks of the Andes right to…