BridgeTEFL Graduate, Michael, Teacher in Ecuador
Michael is a BridgeTEFL online course graduate who moved to South America after retiring from his teaching career in the U.S., in order to begin a new adventure as an English teacher in Ecuador.Read More
How Much Does TEFL Certification Cost? Is It Worth It?
To teach English as a foreign language, one of the qualifications employers ask for is certification. You know you need it, but how much does TEFL certification cost? Prices vary depending on some key factors. We’ll explain those and crunch the numbers.Read More
Bridge Grad, Jordan, Teaching in China
Jordan, from California, is a BridgeTEFL online course graduate teaching English in China. In fact, she is now going on her third year as a teacher there! She shared with us about why she chose to go abroad, how she found her teaching jobs, and where she hopes TEFL will take her next.Read More
Interview with Carol, Bridge Alumna Volunteering in Cambodia
Carol Duster is a BridgeTEFL graduate who is currently using her credentials by volunteering in Cambodia. Here, Carol tells us about her experiences in Cambodia and offers advice for those interested in teaching in Southeast Asia.Read More
Confessions of an Online English Teacher
Colby Charles is currently teaching ESL in China in the classroom by day, and online in the evenings and on weekends. With a background in finance and a passion for travel, Colby tells us how teaching English abroad, and especially teaching English online, has turned out to be his “best life decision to date and has opened a world of opportunities.”Read More
Recent Bridge Grad, Brendan, Shares Tips for Finding a TEFL Job in China
Brendan is a recent TEFLOnline.com graduate who is about to make a career jump. Inspired by his previous ventures in Dublin, Barcelona, Amsterdam, Munich, and Paris, Brendan is making the leap to Asia. He is currently teaching middle school English in New Jersey but has just signed a contract for a TEFL job in […]Read More
Teaching English to Adults vs. Kids: What, Where, and Why?
When you think of teaching English as a Foreign Language, do you picture yourself in front of a class of children, adults, or a mix of both? Did you know that the age group you prefer to teach can factor into your choice of teaching location? This overview of teaching adults vs. young learners answers […]Read More
Interview With Richard Blanke, BridgeTEFL Alumnus Teaching in Taiwan
Richard completed an online TEFL certificate with Bridge. He is now using his credentials to teach English in Taiwan. Here, Richard tells us about his experience abroad, and gives advice for others who are interested in following the same path.Read More
Bridge Graduate, Lauren, Teaching English in Asia!
Meet Lauren, a TEFLOnline graduate teaching in Asia. She got started teaching abroad after college, when she earned her TEFL certificate and headed off to Taiwan. After teaching there for two years she took another position, this time teaching kindergarten in South Korea. We caught up with her there to learn more about what she loves about the country, including working with her young students, enjoying awesome Korean barbecue, and learning Korean, the language she “fell in love with.”Read More
How to Prepare for Teaching English Abroad: Get the most out of your TEFL certification course!
Teaching English abroad is fun and exciting, and it’s easy to want to rush into it. But like all things that are worth your while, teaching abroad requires plenty of preparation before you make a commitment. Read on to learn about the important steps in teaching abroad, from earning your TEFL certificate to landing your first position.Read More