TEFL & ESL Blog
Teaching spelling is never easy, especially with young learners. We’ve put together 7 strategies to help you better plan your lessons and help your students.
35 ESL games to help improve your lessons – broken into 7 categories and with titles and links, this is a great go-to list for teachers looking to up their game
A quality laminator is essential for most schools and classrooms – here are 7 of the best based on price and features so teachers can pick the best one for their needs!
Thinking about applying to Huijing? Check out this in-depth look from two current teachers on their hiring process, requirements, and how much they pay.
Need ideas on how to show your teacher appreciation? Check out this list of 15 gift cards for teachers – we’ve included options for those who like food, pets, and even a night out!
Need help with a lesson? Try these ESL flashcards – we’ve listed 25 sets in categories like animals, food, vocabulary, as well as flashcards just for kids and adults!
Looking for the perfect gift for your teacher or professor? We’ve got you covered – here are 51 of our favorites that are sure to make a lasting impression!
Looking for some fun ways to teach vocabulary? Here are 3 to help make your lessons more engaging and ensure your students have a fun time learning!
Thinking about working for EF? Here’s a short interview on what one teacher liked and didn’t like about teaching for the company in China.
Being on your feet all day can take it out of you, especially if you have the wrong shoes. We wanted to know what the best shoes for teachers are and these 21 pairs are what we came up with, your feet will thank you!
Want to teach for DadaABC? Here’s the complete guide to getting hired in 2018, including basic requirements, how to ace the interview, and how to maximize your earnings.
Using an ESL recruiter can be invaluable for new teachers – here’s a guide to what they actually do and how they can help you land your dream teaching job.
Crafted by a teacher and frequent visitor to Hong Kong, this list of 16 items is a great starting place when trying to determine what to pack for Hong Kong – regardless of if you’re going for work or pleasure.
Getting into English teaching and not sure which terms apply to you? Start here for a rundown of the most popular ones and how they are used in the industry.
Online teaching provides a lot of freedom – see how Cynthia & Niko use their remote teaching positions to fund their world travels.
Training centers are everywhere in China and are hiring teachers by the boatload – here’s what you need to know about their schedule and pay before taking a job at one.
Heading to Vietnam for a teaching job or vacation? Here are 16 items that will make your stay or trip that much easier – inspired by real teachers and travelers!
A great interview with Georgia from Teacher’s Friend Vietnam – she discusses how to to get a quality job, things to look out for, and what to expect on your first day.
Packing for a trip or job in Korea can be overwhelming – here’s a list of things I wish I’d included during my time there!
Wondering what to pack for Thailand? We’ve got 25 items that should be in every bag, regardless of whether you’re coming to teach or travel.