Courses and ebooks

Language Learning
Many people who go abroad want to learn the local language. Speak from Day 1 is is a great place to start. He'll teach you how to be fluent in 3 months.

Spanish is a very popular language. Synergy Spanish states that traditional ways of learning languages don't work and that by starting with 138 words, you'll be speaking Spanish in no time.

TEFL Certs
Having a TEFL cert is becoming a necessity. Not only will help you teach your students, but also because employers and even immigration are requiring TEFL teachers to have this qualification. The University of Toronto has 100, 120, and 150 hour TEFL certification courses.

CCELT is a 100-hour online TEFL certificate that focuses on quality instruction. CCELT is partnered with North America’s top teacher placement agencies, meaning that graduates will have access to a wide variety of TEFL jobs worldwide. You can work at your own pace and complete the certificate on your own time. The course costs $495 but they are currently offering $100 off until Monday December 1st if you use promotion code "BFCM". Enroll today

Teaching English

Many people would love to teach at a university in Korea. 12-15 hours a week of teaching and 5 months paid vacation. These jobs aren’t that easy to come by since they really are one of the best English teaching jobs in the world. If you want some tips and advice from someone familiar with the ins and out of Korean university jobs, you should check out this book: “How to Get a University Job in South Korea: The English Teaching Job of Your Dreams.” After reading it, I’m sure you’ll be well on your way to getting a university job in South Korea.

Many teachers end up teaching children. Being thrown into the classroom can be daunting. Teaching English to Young Learners has heaps of lessons and activities, info on how boys and girls learn differently, discipline tips, how to work with parents and admin, as well as links to online resources specifically for young learners.

Living Abroad
Once you decide to move abroad there are a number of things that you have to do. The ebook, 30 Days to Move Abroad is a fantastic resource that will help you make the transition abroad.

If you're American you still have to file taxes if you live abroad. You may not have to pay, but you will have to file. Greenback Tax Services offers affordable tax services for expats.

Teaching Online 
The Ultimate Teaching Position has information that will help you set up your own online teaching business from anywhere in the world by mainly teaching to wealthy businesspeople.

How to Teach English Online and Make Money has lots of tips and tricks for attracting students, sample lesson plans, as well as a checklist of things you need to do in order to teach online.



  1. I'm about to sign up for the CELTA cerification. Do you know how credible the CELTA is and how it differs from a regular TEFL certificate?

    1. The CELTA is very credible. It's probablly the most well-known TEFL course out there. Trinity and SIT are also good.


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