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5 Things to Know Before Teaching English Abroad

5 Things to Know Before Teaching English Abroad

Oh man, the dreams we have before embarking on expat life, the ideas we have before teaching English abroad! Visions of motivated students delighted with every inspired lesson, eager to listen to the wisdom you drop. Relaxing sunset tapas (or Korean…

Two Years of Expat Life, Three Lessons Learned

Two Years of Expat Life, Three Lessons Learned

Today is my two year anniversary of getting on a plane and flying over Canada to Tokyo, where I’d spend a brief, adrenaline-pumped fourteen hours before continuing on to Singapore. It was the start of my expat life, a life…