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Teaching the Korean Student

I’ve “taught” a few times in my life before moving to Seoul.  I was a Chemistry tutor for a semester, a Biology Teaching Assistant for another semester, did some psychology tutoring on the side, and I studied Organic Chemistry I by helping teach my friend Zack.  637 more words

Tea Ching in Korea

Go to Korea to teach English ————— Check!

Start a blog ———- Check!

Post things that have absolutely nothing to do with your reason for being here (teaching English) ————- Check! 1,979 more words

Picture Day

November 18, 2014

Today was Picture Day for the kindergarteners! I assumed it would be similar to what I experienced as a kid. You wear your favorite shirt or dress, do your hair nicely (or hope it behaves), and simply take one photo at some point during the day. 793 more words


The Truth About Teaching English In Korea

If you are reading this, you are probably researching whether or not you want to commit one year of your life (or more) to teaching ESL to South Koreans overseas. 2,136 more words


I love my Korea ESL Teacher Job

I wanted to do a quick post about my teaching because , well it’s just so much fun! I am really so happy and lucky to have  found the position. 1,577 more words

ESL Teacher

5 Korean Habits That Need to Stop

For the love of my sanity, and all that is holy in this world, please check yourself before I wreck yourself. 644 more words

South Korea

"Not meat. Fish!"

I went to a Korean lesson on Thursday morning. It’s a free lesson at a place called TheBox. I get one hour of Korean in exchange for an hour of speaking English with those who want to learn. 362 more words