Mixed Classes, Skyping Connor, and a Surprising Dinner

Mixed Classes, Skyping Connor, and a Surprising Dinner

I arrived for my classes early, and that was a good thing because the usual chaos awaited me. I tried my best to establish what, who, and when I was teaching (and of course where the flashcards were). My first class was practice for ‘filming’ the website. It was with...
A Stormy Night, A Painful Goodbye, and an Unlikely Saviour

A Stormy Night, A Painful Goodbye, and an Unlikely Saviour

A Stormy Night, A Painful Goodbye, and an Unlikely Saviour It was Connor’s last night. We all had a chilled meal together and watched the thunderstorm, which was awesome. I’ve never heard thunder that loud, it sounded like gunfire and made me think of Vivianetnam...
Finding my Class, Teaching Pros, And Harry’s Woes

Finding my Class, Teaching Pros, And Harry’s Woes

I couldn’t get hold of my ‘boss’ for my private classes, so I used Google Maps to guesstimate the location and tried again at ringing her when I was almost there. Luckily, this time she answered. I passed my phone (tentatively) to the ‘xe om’ (motorbike taxi) driver....
Amy’s story- A Testimonial for Teacher’s Friend

Amy’s story- A Testimonial for Teacher’s Friend

Teacher’s Friend – Vietnam (TFV) has helped many people achieve their traveling dreams. Below you can read about Amy, a nervous traveller who sought out TFV’s help. After considerable deliberation, Amy and her boyfriend decided to take the plunge. They had been...