Free EFL/ESL Writing Lesson Plan: How to Write a Persuasive E-Mail or Letter

Many EFL/ESL students have problems when it comes to writing a persuasive letter or e-mail in…

Short Activities to Assess a Private EFL Student’s English Skills Before Teaching Begins

During my many years teaching English (EFL) in Thailand, I taught many private students. EFL students…

How To Bond With Your Thai Co-Teacher

When you teach English (EFL) in Thailand, most schools will assign a Thai co-teacher to you.…

How to Guarantee Job Security Teaching English in a Thai School

Teaching English in Thailand, even if you’re a great teacher, doesn’t always guarantee job security. Thai…

Cool Jobs You Can Do with a Political Science Degree — Teaching in Thailand Is One of Them

When I started university in the United States, I’d only been living in the country for…

Problems You Are Likely to Encounter Teaching English in Thailand

Many people come to Thailand every year to teach English. Filled with dreams of beautiful beaches,…

Free EFL/ESL Lesson Plan on Prepositions: For Thai and Other Non-Native Speakers

Many adults who learn EFL (English as a Foreign Language) or ESL (English as a Second…

Review: Getting a TEFL at Text and Talk in Bangkok, Thailand — An Excellent Course

When you decide you want to teach English as a Foreign Language (EFL) and live in…

How to Improve Your English Skills Quickly: Fast Tips to Speaking English like a Native

Many students of EFL/ESL (English as a Foreign Language/English as a Second Language) who have fairly…

Is a TEFL or CELTA Course Better To Take When Planning To Teach in Thailand?

Fifteen years ago, when I decided to move to Thailand to teach English, I knew I…

How to Recognize a Scam Agency Recruiting for Teaching Jobs in Asia and Avoid Them

As a former English teacher with seven years experience of teaching in Asia, one thing that…

How to Quit Your EFL Job in Thailand: Don’t Do a Midnight Run, Usually

Everyone who has ever worked an EFL job in Thailand knows one, or probably more, teachers…

How to Apply for an English Teaching Job in Japan in a Few Easy Steps

Last year, I spent a considerable amount of time applying for teaching jobs in Japan as,…

Why You Should Look for an English Teaching Job in Thailand and Not Outside the Country

Many western EFL/English teachers when planning to teach in Thailand start looking for a teaching job…

Free EFL Conversation Lesson Plan: Is it News and What’s Your Opinion?

This is a reprint of a story I wrote several years ago, when I used to…

Fun, Free Lesson Plan for EFL Health for Students in Thailand and Elsewhere

Teaching EFL students subjects other than English, in English, can sometimes be a challenge. Unlike ESL…