6 Benefits and Experiences of Teaching English That You Need to Know

TEFL – a day in the life

I was teaching English to a few 13 year old’s the other day.  It was the last class of the day, around 6pm and these kids have probably been learning since 8 or 9am.  Motivation was running a little low, to say the least.

 

I was trying to communicate to them why it was so important for them to focus and learn English.  I took the angle of drawing out a pie chart.  Showing more than half the world speaking English – the language they were learning, and a small chunk speaking Korean – their native tongue.

 

I explained, if they wanted to travel or work internationally or even in higher positions in Korea, they’d need to understand some English.

 

Teaching English as a second language..

If you are a native English speaker, you’ve already won a lottery you may not know of.  The opportunity to travel around the world and teach English abroad.  It pays great, and it’s an extraordinary experience.
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