How To Get A Job Teaching English Online. Find out how Ben and Evan got jobs teaching English online in Nicaragua. Get the insider info on what it is like to take the 4 week TEFL course, to live in Leon, Nicaragua, what they had to do to get the online teaching jobs, and what […]
“I never thought I would say it, but I fell in love with the beauty and charm of the little city of León, Nicaragua and I have no doubt you will too.” Written by Stephanie Wilson. Where did it all start? In reality, it started a few years ago, when I started to […]
By Allie Rodriguez Allie is an ITA Nicaragua graduate and took her class in Leon in February 2017. I was looking into getting TEFL Certified for a long time, but the question remained: where? I went back and forth between deciding to either take the online course, or the Chicago course, or […]
Post Written by Emma Smith, May 2017 For me, teaching and living abroad was not a question of “if” but of “when”. I was fortunate enough to have been able to travel pretty extensively while I was in university and I also completed a six-month study abroad program in Amsterdam. Having done this, […]
3 Tips on How to Save Money Teaching English in Nicaragua! The following post was written by 24 year old, college graduate from Chicago, Illinois – Anna. Anna took her TEFL/TESOL certification course in Leon, Nicaragua in June 2015, and has been teaching English to children, young adults, and adults ever since. This is her […]
Typical salary for English teachers in Nicaragua Depending on city and your level of education, $300 – $800 US dollars. Certified teachers from the US/Canada for example at the more prestigious schools in Managua with a Master’s degree can earn up to $1200 a month, but this is not typical. Types of students most […]
Teaching English to Children in Leon, Nicaragua Written by ITA Nicaragua graduate Anna Colletti. The first time I visited Nicaragua was in 2011 and after just one visit, I knew I ultimately wanted to live here. After graduating college in 2015 with a degree in Urban Education, I knew I was ready to move […]
Technology and the Modern TEFL/TESOL Teacher and Classroom To many people, it is no surprise that the use of computers and technology in the modern TEFL classroom has such a strong presence. To be a successful teacher, it is a must that you at least possess a working knowledge of the tools mentioned below. […]
See the natural beauty of Nicaragua, and find out why people keep coming back.
Watch this 18 minute video, and get a peek into the day to day life of Leon, Nicaragua.
What does breakeven even mean? When figuring out where you want to teach in the world, money is always a big factor. How much money will I make is always at the top of the list of questions people ask me. In this article, we are going to explain exactly what break even means, […]
By Amanda Denney I’ve lived and worked abroad for three years: two in a rural village in sub-Saharan West Africa and one in a vibrant university town called Leon (Burkina Faso and Nicaragua, respectively). I was asked to compile a list of tips for women because I kind of had my stuff together (but if […]
Read Kaitlin’s Q&A article about her experience getting TEFL/TESOL certified in Leon, Nicaragua! Kaitlin is currently teaching English in Indonesia. By: Kaitlin Emmons Don’t fight it. No goodbyes, only see you laters. Rip the Band-Aid off and coast. I can’t tell you how to adjust to life abroad; all I can do is share my story with […]