Authors Posts by Ruth Sheffer

Ruth Sheffer

7 POSTS 0 COMMENTS
At the age of 24, Ruth began teaching English as a Foreign Language in a high school in Jerusalem. After raising her family, she and hubby took early retirement and set off to discover Asia, amongst other places. She has visited Korea, Taiwan, China, India, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam and Laos, and many places in Europe. Read her blog.

Avoid These 6 Mistakes To Become An Effective ESL Teacher

Teaching is a strange business. Everyone knows what's wrong with it, but not many people know how to do it right. Colleagues, principals, parents...

Teach English Online To Chinese Students – Is It For Me?...

Working as an online English tutor for Chinese students can be a challenging and valuable experience. The demand in China for learning English is...

Hot Water and Chopsticks – 10 unusual things you will encounter...

As an expat English teacher in China you can expect to encounter all sorts of unusual things. For some people, making the move to...

Teaching in Sri Lanka? Is That Possible?

This will be a little different from the usual EFL teaching abroad articles. For one thing the post I am talking about is a...

So You Want to be an Online English Teacher

Tired of scrambling to find an English teaching job at a school that doesn't rip you off, drive you crazy or generally browbeat you...

Five Underrated Cities to Teach English In China

Most people, when you tell them that you lived in China for 3 years say” Oh, Beijing or Shanghai?” Well for your information there...

Teach English in China-The Essential Lowdown

China- the current land of opportunity for ESL teachers? You have probably seen hundreds of postings by ESL recruiters touting the latest hot destination,...

Another Interesting Post