Teaching in Istanbul

From the moment I arrived, Istanbul drew me in and awakened my senses. I loved the sound of the muezzin’s call to prayer. I reached the point where the afternoon felt long if I hadn’t already heard it. The mixture of Byzantine, Genoese, Ottoman and Turkish...

Teaching in China

Have you ever wanted to visit an incense-filled temple on a misty mountain side? Run along the top of the Great Wall of China? Feed pandas with a bamboo pole? If so, teaching in China might be a good choice for you. After earning my TEFL, I applied to jobs throughout...

Teaching in Shanghai

In December 2006 I finally had my TEFL certificate from TEFL Barcelona, one of the greatest, most exhausting, and wonderful months I have had. I’m a native Swede, and went back to Sweden and started to do TSFL = teach Swedish as a foreign language. The method is the...