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I should be home by now. In fact, I’m sure my coworkers are already snug in their Woobang nests. Instead I got off downtown for 2 fake errands…and I can’t really tell you why I did it. 1,655 more words

It's not about you!

I heard of a wise saying that goes, ‘You need to begin wherever your students are’. It is a beautiful saying and indeed, we as language trainers, or facilitators as I like to call it, must start with a diagnostic evaluation before continuing on your relevant classes by tailoring your activities according to what the learner needs. 296 more words


Graphic organizer for movies and videos

Video clips and movies are a great way for language students to practice listening as well as gain cultural content. This free graphic organizer is a useful way to focus the students’ attention and provide writing practice as well. 9 more words


Teaching in Korea Progress

Things seem to be moving a lot faster now. I have regular contact with my recruiter with news of a new position, questions, answers and the like. 548 more words

My Interview with EOS in Suwon

The Email
I got an email from a recruiter saying that a school is Suwon was looking for someone who spoke Korean. I have been learning Korean for the past 3 years, but my abilities hardly reflect someone who has been studying for so long. 749 more words

First session for TESL

So, the first session went according to schedule and gave me time to start afresh and come down on my level to someone, who is an adult with some or zero English but would like to know it. 704 more words


Bar VS Bar

I have learned a few things since being in Italy. I have kept my eyes open and been rather observant. “Bar” in Italy means something completely different than it does in America. 46 more words