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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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Recent Graduate Audrey Hirschberger will be off to Seoul!

Costa Rica TEFL prepares our teachers to be ready to teach English anywhere in the world. Many of our students arrive in Sámara with open plans for where they want to end up after becoming certified, but one of our recent graduates of the August session, Audrey Hirschberger, knew her plan well in advance. Audrey …

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CR TEFL Graduates James and Felicity Secure Great Jobs!!

Recent graduates James and Felicity from our September/October 2013 course were determined to find job placements that would allow them to be together. They had made the decision to travel abroad from their native England to attend the TEFL course and explore ESL teaching which they will now be doing side by side at the …

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