Excuse me, haven’t we met before?

A satirical look at TEFL personality types

If you’re just an average teacher struggling along in a sea of two legged sharks trying to do your best give yourself a well-deserved pat on the back, because you sir or madam are gold dust.


Work with the tools you have

Postbox letter from Khru Mark

On the topic of Thai classroom assistants and are they useful to a foreign teacher? I have six teachers with me. (One for each level that I teach.) They are all different and they all need to be treated differently.


Ten reasons why I love my job and my life in Thailand

Thought you would enjoy reading something positive

Life offers many twists and opportunities to those with an open mind; and after an amicable divorce from my wife and selling my house and possessions, I hit the road with a small backpack for company. After three years on the road I stumbled into Thailand.


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Featured Teachers

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    American, 57 years old. Currently living in Thailand

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    Indian, 39 years old. Currently living in India

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    Thai, 41 years old. Currently living in Thailand

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    Filipino, 33 years old. Currently living in Thailand

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    British, 48 years old. Currently living in Thailand

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Need Thailand insurance?

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The dreaded demo

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Can you hear me OK?

Can you hear me OK?

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