Tag: TEFL

Colombia: so much more than #metoo

This week I had some adorable messages from some of my old students who just discovered my blog. The fact that they were even reading it in the first place would have been heartwarming, but their messages melted and even slightly broke… Read More

Here’s why I’m teaching French to my English students in Colombia

  [For those of you who don’t follow my every move: For the last nine months I’ve been teaching English in a state school on the Caribbean coast of Colombia.] When I first suggested starting a French club to my co-teachers I… Read More

Catching up on Colombia pt.1

I’ve been in Colombia for three months now, and I broke my main resolution that I had coming here almost straight away. I was supposed to write every day. And post regularly. Well I kind of kept to the writing part, but most… Read More

11 language learning hacks from a TEFL teacher

  As I’m currently brushing up on my Spanish before heading to Colombia, I’m thinking a lot about the way that I learn languages in the hope that it will make me a better language teacher when I get there. People tend… Read More