SLP does not provide much vacation time.
That being said, a little over a month into my contract, we did have a scheduled (almost) one week vacation. 968 more words
I’m often asked how I got into teaching English in South Korea. As a senior in college, my roommate was an international student from Incheon. Mil-al and I became close friends. 1,330 more words
Packing for a year’s stay in a country you’ve never visited is a daunting task, particularly when so many websites/blogs/forums suggest taking a year’s supply of many things because “you won’t be able to find it in Korea.” Packing becomes even more difficult when you’ve got 4 pounds of toothpaste in your bag. 1,571 more words
This week…. not the greatest. Between our “Blue Day/Water Day” celebration on Wednesday where I had to do the same “science experiment” 12 different times in 20 minute and 10 minute sessions & collect live eels in a cup and search for missing turtles with no break; a perfect troublemaker showing only disrespect to his classmates and me; and finally certain Korean work culture nuances…. 1,553 more words