Teachers Tales

Teachers Tales's blog on Ajarn.com


February 2003

A bulging toast-rack full of buttered TEFL slices

Featuring this month what makes a good teacher great, the greatest TEFL teacher story ever told and let's hear it for the dreaded visa run


January 2003

A veritable trinket box crammed with TEFL oddments

This month featuring teachers who strike it lucky, textbook terrors and the perils of teaching freelance


December 2002

A year-end selection box of TEFL snippets

Featured this month is corporate work, Mr Micheal from Siam Computer, how to dress to impress at interviews and mingling with rich English teachers.


Featured Jobs

Corporate Trainers

฿600+ / hour

Bangkok


NES Head Teacher

฿50,000+ / month

Bangkok


Early Years and Elementary Teachers

฿60,000+ / month

Bangkok


History Teacher

฿40,000+ / month

Chiang Mai


English Teachers Coordinator

฿45,000+ / month

Chiang Mai


English Program Teachers for Immediate Start

฿34,000+ / month

Thailand


Featured Teachers

  • John


    British, 64 years old. Currently living in United Kingdom

  • Arliegh


    Filipino, 31 years old. Currently living in Thailand

  • Mary


    Kenyan, 31 years old. Currently living in Thailand

  • Anas


    Palestinian, 39 years old. Currently living in Thailand

  • Gregory


    American, 59 years old. Currently living in Thailand

  • Ma.


    Filipino, 28 years old. Currently living in Thailand

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Teacher mistakes

Teacher mistakes

What are the most common mistakes that teachers make when they are about to embark on a teaching career in Thailand? We've got them all covered.


Will I find work in Thailand?

Will I find work in Thailand?

It's one of the most common questions we get e-mailed to us. So find out exactly where you stand.


Renting an apartment?

Renting an apartment?

Before you go pounding the streets, check out our guide and know what to look out for.


Can you hear me OK?

Can you hear me OK?

In today's modern world, the on-line interview is becoming more and more popular. How do you prepare for it?


Air your views

Air your views

Got something to say on the topic of teaching, working or living in Thailand? The Ajarn Postbox is the place. Send us your letters!


The dreaded demo

The dreaded demo

Many schools ask for demo lessons before they hire. What should you the teacher be aware of?