I’m a teacher (week 3!)

Wow-o-wow! Where on earth has the past two weeks gone? Today marks the┬áthird┬áMonday that I have been a teacher and I've loved (almost) every minute of it! My lessons today were hilarious - my intermediate class had me speaking Chinese and were asking about my plans after working at BEET. I always find it quite... Continue Reading →

I’m a teacher (week 2)!

Hey everyone! I apologize for keeping you in the dark this week - it's been hectic! My classes improved drastically and thankfully I wasn't pulling my hair out over planning every minute of every lesson. I taught just about every aspect of the language this week, from grammar and vocab to reading, writing, interviewing, complaints... Continue Reading →

I’m a teacher! (Day 2)

WELL. After yesterday going so well, I guess I shouldn't be so surprised that my first lesson wasn't a total success. Trying to explain auxiliary verbs at intermediate level just didn't work for me. I don't know why, I just COULD NOT EXPLAIN THEM. Argh! It must have been so painful to watch. A total... Continue Reading →

I’m an English teacher!

It's official. I got offered a 4-week temporary teaching contract at the sister school  of where I did my CELTA!  My first day was full of nerves from the minute I woke up, which I tried to calm down with avocado on toast and a berry smoothie. Then a coffee. Then a massive salad box.... Continue Reading →

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