mindful tefl

Be a mindful EFL teacher

Mindfulness is the process of opening up your mind and training yourself to take in information from the world around you with the aim of using it to feel more relaxed, aware and happy. For anyone going into teaching, finding something that can bring you these three things is incredibly useful – so it’s worth […]

Who will my TEFL students be when I teach abroad?

Teaching English as a foreign language has never been in such high demand. Countries across the world consider a strong English speaking population imperative for future economic growth, as trade between the western world and non-English speaking countries grows. The result is an increasingly diverse range of English learners. Depending on where you find yourself […]

TEFL or CELTA?

Two English teaching qualifications, two acronyms, two different purposes – it can be confusing knowing the difference between TEFL or CELTA. Here at TEFL Courses Ireland we often get asked ‘which one is better?’ – but it isn’t a case of one being better than the other. Deciding on whether choose TEFL or CELTA depends […]

6 Reasons to TEFL in South America

With so many great destinations across the world to teach TEFL it can be difficult to choose. Here we talk about the draw of South America, a huge continent filled with diverse and fascinating cultures. Festivals South America is famous for its passionate and fun loving people, reflected in the fantastic festivals held throughout the […]