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EPIK: Recruiter vs. Applying Directly

For anyone who is considering, or will soon be beginning, the process of applying to EPIK (English Program in Korea) I hope that this can be useful in some way. 719 more words

Korea

Christmas at SLP

For a lot of the major holidays, we have days dedicated to having fun and teaching the kids about them. Before our week long winter break, we had celebrated Christmas by having Santa bring the kids presents and with a mini song concert. 155 more words

Expat

Why I Quit Teaching English in South Korea

Disclaimer: This represents my PERSONAL views about teaching English. This is based on my personal experiences. Many teachers at my school, and in Korea, love teaching. 1,234 more words

South Korea

Teaching

“Can I tell you something?”

I’m outside one of my toughest classes, having just been told that the kids inside are crying due to being (justly) scolded. 1,225 more words

Korea

The worst part about my job

Well there are a few things that I don’t like about my job which is of course typical. I would be surprised to ever have a job that had no flaws. 1,017 more words

The Struggles of Finding a English Teaching Job Online

Anyone who has a TESOL certificate knows the amazing feeling of being able to leave the country and theoretically find a job anywhere in the word. 1,622 more words

Korea

Saying goodbye

Today was “Ree’s” goodbye event. We both did not know there was going to be anything until 30 minutes beforehand when our students told us. So we finished about an hour or so early and headed downstairs. 970 more words