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 […]
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 […]
I have always wanted to study, live, and work in another country. It was not just any country, but somewhere in Central America. When I visited Costa Rica for the first time three years ago, I knew that this was the place. I also decided that Teaching English as a second language would be a […]
To my fellow walkers of this earth, In February of 2018 I took part in an experience that has shaped the path of my life. I graduated University in May of 2017 with a degree that was the equivalent to a participation trophy in little league sports. And like many of you, I was feeling […]
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 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 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 […]
Our graduate Albert is an English teacher and fitness instructor all rolled-up into one (impressive) man! Read on to learn more about his interesting life in Costa Rica.
This determined young woman is teaching in San Pedro. She offers wise advice for incoming EFL teachers! Read her story now.
Listen to “Nomad Neeko’s” insights on traveling and teaching abroad!