Friday Feature: A home away from home

My name is Richenda and I am African born and from the beautiful country of Namibia in Southern Africa, where the desert and the ocean meet, literally. I previously worked in the corporate world of insurance, but my desire for children and brave enthusiastic spirit lead me to try something new and out of the […]

Friday Feature: Happy campin’ with Kate Reilly

Before Costa Rica TEFL, I was balancing late nights in the hospitality industry with a full time university schedule. I had the intense urge to travel, but I felt stuck with my busy schedule. Working as an English teacher had always been a dream of mine, and I was planning on getting my TEFL certificate […]

Friday Feature: Tessa Judge in Brasilito, Costa Rica

Tessa Judge September 22, 2018   Moving to Costa Rica for the Costa Rica TEFL program in November 2017, I knew I wanted to work and live by the beach. I was told I’d have the best luck finding a job in the Central Valley, but I held firm to my goal of living by […]

Lucile Parrado: From the concrete jungle to Costa Rica

Lucile was previously a professional dancer in New York City after being introduced to the art in her native country of France. She came to Costa Rica because she needed a transition from the hectic lifestyle that the city had to offer. She decided to travel to countries with a Latin culture and her first […]

Friday Feature: Lucas Gonzalez strikes gold with Costa Rica TEFL

  Friday Feature is coming at you fast!  This week’s Friday Feature is our July TEFL  graduate, Lucas Gonzalez. Before Costa Rica TEFL, he worked for AmeriCorps at John Adams High School in the Cleveland Metropolitan School District.   During his time with AmeriCorps he provided tutoring to 10th graders in U.S history with a focus […]