FIVE TEFL MYTHS TO BE AWARE OF IN 2019

FIVE TEFL MYTHS TO BE AWARE OF IN 2019

It’s the time of year when teach, travel and TEFL companies are going to be bombarding you with all of the awesome opportunities out there for 2019. It’s a really exciting time to be planning your next adventure, or better still, to change your life. However, a lot of...
What will I earn in Vietnam?

What will I earn in Vietnam?

Teaching English in Vietnam has a lot of perks, not least of which is the pay.  The salary for teaching English in Vietnam is definitely very persuasive! Team that with low living cost and you can save a very pretty penny or two. But how much you make (and save)...
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...
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...