An Overview of Teacher ESL Certification and Jobs
We analyzed 13,000 ESL job postings to better understand the ESL job market. We summarize our findings how ESL certification relates to job postings.
Rising above the ‘competitive’ €1200 teaching salary
A detailed guide to how English teachers in Madrid can get out of language schools and make better salaries than most professionals in the capital city.
Teaching in China: The Basics
A look at the burgeoning Chinese ESL market, visa processes and where to work
Is Teaching English Abroad for Me?
Should I go or should I stay? 7 Questions to ask yourself when deciding whether to teach abroad.
Finding the Perfect ESL Job
Tips to help avoid the nightmare jobs and land that dream position
Avoiding the First ESL Lesson Blues
Some of the things you can do to make the first lesson less painful and the experience enjoyable
Top 10 Things for an ESL Teacher to Pack
Don’t forget your toothbrush
Job Applications: Chris’s 10 Tips
How to apply for the jobs you really want to get. A practical guide to filling out those (automated) application forms
The big list of CPD for ELT
About a hundred ways to improve your teaching and career prospects, most of them free.
Workplace Bullying In The EFL Industry
Kaithe Greene explores bullying in the English language teaching industry, whether it is any different to that in other industries, its likely causes and possible solutions.
35 Reasons To Write TEFL articles
Encouragement for those who are thinking of writing articles about English teaching, as well as for those who have never thought it was possible.
Sharon De Hinojosa
Give workshops and boost your resume, broaden your network and delve into teaching ideas.
5 Great Reasons to Teach TEFL English in Madrid
Why working conditions, climate, people, food and lifestyle make Madrid an attractive destination.
Preparing for ELT management
15 tips that will set you well on the road to moving into English language teaching management and admin
Easy ways to improve your TEFL career
15 ideas, in no particular order, that are fairly or very easy to do and will improve your TEFL career