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We are excited to welcome Gregory Ruggiero to our team!

We are excited to welcome our new TEFL Trainer, Gregory Ruggiero, to the team! Gregory is originally from New York. He earned his Bachelors degree from Flagler College (a quaint liberal arts college in St. Augustine, FL). Focusing on English Literature and Creative Writing, Gregory’s interest in language was primarily artistic.

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Amanda Murphy is teaching Business English in the Central Valley!

We are proud to announce that recent Costa Rica TEFL graduate, Amanda Murphy, is now teaching Business English in the Central Valley! After graduation, Amanda spent some time traveling to Costa Rica’s beautiful National Parks, and now she has secured a great position teaching English at Costa Rica’s swanky advertising agency Tribu! http://www.tribuddb.com/ She is also …

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Lauren Pendry is teaching in San Isidro, Costa Rica!

We are so happy to announce that Lauren Pendry has begun a volunteer work exchange program at the San Isidro Learning Center in San Isidro, Costa Rica! She is living with a local family and teaching English to all age groups. When she isn’t working she enjoys doing outdoor activities in the mild climate of …

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Costa Rica TEFL Graduate George Stevens Taught in Turkey, Now Pursuing Masters

Costa Rica TEFL Graduate George Stevens spent 2013 in Bursa, Turkey teaching English to levels Beginner to Advanced. In his free time, he had the wonderful opportunity to travel around Turkey, the Balkans, and the rest of Europe. He will go on to pursue his Masters in History back home in the U.S. George says …

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Costa Rica TEFL Grads Julia and David Bailey have opened their own English Academy in Spain!

We would like to congratulate Julia and David Bailey who are graduates of the Costa Rica TEFL program. After spending time in Panama City, the couple has relocated to Spain where they have opened their own English Academy in Valverde del Camino. Valverde is a town of about 12,000 in the Southwest corner of Spain …

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Yana Tchebetok is teaching online for Tutor ABC

December 2013 Costa Rica TEFL graduate Yana Tchebetok is finding happiness here in Playa Samara! She has been teaching online for Tutor ABC and occasionally substitute teaches English at the National University of Costa Rica in Nicoya. Online work gives her plenty of time to take care of her hobbies and travel!

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Kim Eraca is starting at the Samara Pacific School in February!

Current Costa Rica TEFL trainee Kim Eraca will start working with the Samara Pacific School in February! Samara Pacific School is a local school here in Playa Samara. We are so happy for Kim – she will be teaching 1st through 6th grades in the subjects of English, Math, Ethics, Environmental Studies and Physical Education. …

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Valerie Cormack will be teaching in Puyo, Ecuador!

January TEFLer Valerie Cormack has secured an English Teaching position at the Centro Educativo Integral Planeta in Puyo, Pastaza, Ecuador. Puyo is a jungle town in the highlands of Ecuador’s Amazon region. Valerie will be teaching English to groups of 15 students ages 4 to 14! The Centro Educativo Integral Planeta is a private school …

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Escuela Verde in Costa Ballena is the new home for Costa Rica TEFL Graduate Phil Jago

Phil Jago, of our most recent session of TEFL here in Samara, has been hired on at the Escuela Verde in Costa Ballena. Costa Ballena is one of Costa Rica’s most unique beaches – two adjoining coves meet at a sandy point which juts out into the water in the shape of a whale’s tale. …

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