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by KazakhToon
19 Jan 2014, 22:05
Forum: Jobs Discussion - Europe
Topic: Future of TEFL Prospects in Russia/Ukraine??
Replies: 3
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Re: Future of TEFL Prospects in Russia/Ukraine??

Hi, You could do worse than Almaty in Kazakhstan. There's an International House there (though the pay's not great, if you're both teaching it should be fine, and they supply accommodation too). I went there for my first year's teaching, stayed 2 1/2 years and married a local. The location of Almaty...
by KazakhToon
14 Jan 2014, 17:12
Forum: Teacher Training Discussion
Topic: any tips on teaching for the first time
Replies: 3
Views: 5774

Re: any tips on teaching for the first time

If you're affected by nerves, I think it's best to give yourself a fixed amount of time to prepare for the lessons. One early colleague of mine advised 15 mins planning for every 45 in class. Keep it simple, use a book if they have one, you don't need to generate all your own materials or lecture th...