5 Reasons for doing a Face to Face TEFL vs. an Online TEFL

My name is Megan Barnett and I originally moved to Nosara, Costa Rica in 2016 and began teaching English a few hours a week for a local nonprofit. I had heard great things about the Costa Rica TEFL program in Samara, but opted for a  “cheaper” option and enrolled in a 200 hour online TEFL […]

Teaching and surfing his way through Central America

After earning his TEFL certificate at Costa Rica TEFL in September 2016, Zach taught online and moved to Nicaragua to teach in the beautiful coastal town of San Juan del Sur. Fast-forward to January 2018 and the adventurous go-getter is wading in different waters: the Caribbean Coast of Panama. Read his story!

5 Ways to Live in Costa Rica on a Budget

Have you always dreamed of moving to a foreign paradise and leaving your old life behind, but worry about money? Don’t worry! Read on for 5 ways you can live in Costa Rica on a budget.

Teaching in Costa Rica’s Central Valley: Graduate Feature

After living in Heredia for a period in college, December 2017 Costa Rica TEFL graduate Satonya McNeal knew she wanted to come back to Costa Rica. When she discovered and applied for Costa Rica TEFL, she found a way back to a country she loved and took some big steps down a path of self-discovery.

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Finding a TEFL Home in Hong Kong: Graduate Feature

Bailee Schrack and Payne Roberts met in September 2017 when they found themselves in Sámara completing their Costa Rica TEFL certificates. Unbeknownst to them, their arrival in Sámara would be the start of an adventurous life of teaching and traveling together.

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Tips for Livening Up Your Classroom on a Budget

Teaching abroad with your TEFL certificate can sometimes mean landing a job in a school that has eager students but few resources. Here are a few things you can do for your classroom even if your school has a limited budget.