Why is English important? It is used for everything: international business, academic and political conferences, news reports and popular music lyrics.
What makes a great teacher? A general article about the high-level skills a great teacher needs. It is a management summary of essential teaching skills.
The thought of not being able to work legally in Spain as an English teacher scares off people because they do not know the facts. Here are some solutions.
EBC must exist and be pretty good because EBC was used as part of an RTVE La 2 programme “Aquí Hay Trabajo” that helps people get jobs.
Will hybrid TEFL courses make four-week and online TEFL courses obsolete? Online TEFL courses are already on their way out but what about four-week courses?
Take the English teacher test. English teaching is not rocket science but you need to know the subject, be a classroom leader and have a good bedside manner.
Is it true? Does learning a second language fight brain disease? According to the Harvard Medical School and the American Academy of Neurology it does. A recent study published towards the end of 2013 found that learning a second language fights brain disease.
Teach English in Madrid, or the rest of Spain. There is still a lot of English to be taught over here. The need for English teachers is still high.
Getting to know your students – EBC TEFL graduate stories. Madrid graduate Isabel Ashton explains how to understand your students’ skills and needs.
Getting an English teaching job abroad: what the best employers look for in their English teaching job candidates?, is age a problem? and more answers.