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ESL Teaching

Many in the Matador community have worked as an English teacher abroad. The demand for English instruction in basically every part of the non-English-speaking world is so high that ESL has become one of the most popular conduits through which travelers can experience working and living in a foreign country.

Matador has produced content on everything from how to go about researching and applying for a teaching gig, to tips for smooth in-class performance, to how to handle a student’s crush. Check below for what we’ve got.

ESL Teaching Articles
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6 things I stopped giving a sh*t about after teaching English abroad

by Sandra Guedes
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6 things I stopped giving a sh*t about when I taught English abroad

by Megan Spurrell

Watch: This guy’s explanation of British accents is spot on

by Alice Latham
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Can you pass English 101? [QUIZ]

by Morgane Croissant
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The top 12 places for teaching English abroad

by Kelly Lalonde
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11 things you always have to explain when you’re an ESL teacher

by Jordan McCutcheon
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How good is your English? [QUIZ]

by Morgane Croissant
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4 uncomfortable truths about teaching English in Japan

by Turner Wright
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Why Istanbul is the best place to teach ESL

by Emily Hansen
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9 times TEFL teachers just don’t have time for your crap

by Sarah Elizabeth Jones

4 ways travel made me a better teacher

by Amanda Meyers
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18 scenic places to teach ESL

by Michelle Schusterman
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9 lies people tell themselves before teaching abroad

by Amy Scheiner

5 challenges of teaching English in South Africa (and 3 things that make it all worth it)

by Paige Smith
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How to piss off an ESL teacher

by Marie King
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5 challenges you’ll face as an English teacher in China

by Seth Barham
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6 reasons not to work at a Korean hagwon

by Lily La
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8 challenges for today’s ESL teachers (and how to handle them)

by Turner Wright
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