Teacher Spotlight: Katie Murray Teaching English in South Korea

TEFL teacher in South Korea

  With high salaries and great benefits, plus a rich culture and proximity to some of the hottest travel destinations in the world (Japan, Indonesia, Thailand, etc.), South Korea is a major TEFL hot spot. If you’re curious what it’s like to teach there, then read our recent interview with Katie Murray, a 2013 TEFLOnline.com […]

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Carl Summers, Teacher in South Korea

Carl, 26, is a TEFLOnline.com graduate from Montreal, Canada, who taught in Jeongeup, South Korea. Before teaching abroad he graduated with a Philosophy degree and was trying to make it in the music scene before switching careers. We asked him some questions about his experience in this popular Asian teaching destination.  How did you pick South Korea as […]

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Where to Teach in Vietnam? Popular Cities for TEFL

Are you thinking about teaching English in Vietnam? This stunning Asian location has plenty to offer teachers, such as a strong TEFL market, competitive salaries, beautiful landscapes, and a variety of teaching cities, each with its own unique appeal. Participants in our Teach in Vietnam program, which includes TEFL certification and job placement, are placed mainly in the following four […]

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Program Spotlight: Teach in Vietnam Internship!

You could be teaching English in Southeast Asia this year! Bridge is excited to partner with English Language Company (ELC), an established provider of internship programs worldwide, to offer our latest opportunity in Vietnam!  In this supportive program you will receive teacher training (if you are not already TEFL certified), via a 100% online course, as […]

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Program Spotlight: Teach in Vietnam Internship Alumni

If you’re considering teaching abroad in Vietnam, especially through a structured internship like the Bridge Teach in Vietnam Program, hearing firsthand accounts from alumni who’ve “been there” is key! A few 2015 program participants Orla, Derrick and John shared a bit about their experience in Vietnam to help you get an inside perspective on the program. Teach in Vietnam Program […]

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Donald’s Journey From U.S. Public School Teacher to TEFL in Asia!

Teaching in China

Donald is a BridgeTEFL graduate with an interesting story. Already an educator in the Arizona public school system, he earned both the TEFLOnline.com Diploma the Cambridge CELTA certificate with Bridge in 2007/2008.  He went on to teach in English at Bridge English School in southern Taiwan and then at Ningbo City College of Vocational Technology in the Sino-U.S. program […]

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TEFLOnline.com Graduate Erin Coyle: 3rd Year Teacher in China!

Teaching English in China

I’m from Michigan and have a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work, a Radio Diploma and of course a TEFL certificate. Before I started teaching, I worked in event planning and fundraising for five years and then went on to be a radio morning show co-host for six years. However, I had always wanted to live […]

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Notes From The Field: Nurse Turned TEFL Teacher

Before TEFL was a part of her life, health care was all Mary knew. As a licensed practical nurse, she spent nearly a decade aiding the ill before she realized that her job as a nursing manager wasn’t as perfect in reality as it was on paper. At 27, she was where she thought she was supposed to […]

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Teaching English in Japan: TEFL Teacher Chelsea Dunlap Craves Seaweed-free Pizza in Osaka


I woke up at 5:45 a.m. and started my day by hitting the snooze button twice, but when I really woke up, I ate mochi (sticky rice cake) toasted in my toaster oven and a kiwi (not toasted in my toaster oven). I will teach my first class of the day 3rd period, on time expressions: “minutes after,” “minutes to,” […]

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