Tips for new teachers coming to Thailand

Postbox letter from Cary, Ed and James

Usually your experience doesn’t matter too much as long as you’re likable, preferably younger and enthusiastic towards the students.


Advice for nervous newbies

Postbox letter from Mark

The best way to overcome your anxiety in the classroom is to know your stuff. But even knowing your stuff won't fix everything if you are nervous in front of a crowd.


Surviving the CELTA

Tips and advice for taking a four-week program

Before I signed up for an English teaching certification class, I spent 50+ hours reading about all my options. Maybe it is because it was the first big step in moving to Thailand, but also because I wanted to get the most for my money and time.


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Featured Teachers

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    British, 52 years old. Currently living in Thailand

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    Japanese, 39 years old. Currently living in Japan

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    Filipino, 28 years old. Currently living in Philippines

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    British, 68 years old. Currently living in Thailand

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    Filipino, 36 years old. Currently living in Thailand

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