Country Guides for teaching EFL


You want to teach English abroad? Find comprehensive information here about the most popular countries to work in. Learn about the requirements for a teaching job in a particular country, about salary, living costs, visa requirements, local customs and the best places to live.

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The 7 Best Places To Teach English In Europe (In 2018)

Do you dream of living and teaching English in Europe? Europe undoubtedly has something to offer for everybody. Researching the 44 countries, and deciding...

Teaching English In China Without A Degree – Is It Possible?

When considering the idea of teaching English abroad, one of the first countries that comes to mind is China. China has long been a...

How To Get A South Korea Work Visa (E2 English Teaching...

Westerners, who want to teach English in South Korea, need an E2 South Korea work visa. To qualify for an E2 visa, you must meet...

Teach English Online To Chinese Students – Beginner’s Guide

The demand in China for learning English is high as is the motivation. Teaching English online to Chinese students from home is a great way...

The Best Places To Teach English Abroad In 2018

The options for teaching English abroad are endless: You want to live la vida loca in Latin America, immerse in China's completely foreign culture...

Could You Handle A Director Of Studies Job In China?

Could you handle a job as Director Studies in China, or more importantly, would you want to? For a lot of people who decide...

How To Ace The Job Interview In Korea (As An ESL...

So you’ve decided to teach English in South Korea. You’ve talked to a recruiter and they want to interview you. Now what? As someone...

How To Teach English in Colombia – What You Need To...

Do you want to teach English in Colombia? Although Colombia belongs to Western culture, it's still a "white spot on the map" for many...

Interview: What It’s Really Like to Teach English In China

ESL program descriptions, salary and benefit breakdowns, job requirements, and articles on life in China are all phenomenal resources to turn to while researching...

Three Important Must-Knows for ESL Teachers In Thailand

Teaching English in Thailand will likely be the best decision of your life, but the move doesn’t come without challenges. There are many cultural...

China’s Z Work Visa: How To Get A Visa To Teach...

Have you ever dreamed of seeing the Great Wall of China? Why don’t you stay for a while on the right side of the...

Teaching ESL in India: What You Need To Know

As a practically native-English-speaking country, India may not be on top of your "teach English in..." list. Paid opportunities are rare, but you can...