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Children are the future of a nation. If they live in a bubble of never interacting, or learning another language they’ll never truly know about the outside word. As well, teaching in another country is a once in a lifetime opportunity. Teaching itself is already a difficult and well-respected job that shapes the youth before they become adults.

"The journey is part of the experience - an expression of the seriousness of one's intent. One doesn't take the A train to Mecca."

It's been awhile...many things has been done. Still twice a year, graduates and practicing would be teachers are all in on making it on the list of the board examination passers for teachers.

In the Philippines' public school it is a must that entrant teachers have the license to teach.

Another school shooting in the United States - my home country. I’ve placed thousands of teachers in jobs all over the world, and this situation has never occurred anywhere I’ve placed teachers - only in the United States.

You’re lying awake at night trying to decide if moving to a foreign country to teach English is the right thing to do. There are so many unknowns. What if you make the wrong decision? In theory, it should be good based on all the information you have, but what about the unknowns?

A change of pace. A different island. An undiscovered part of the world with a familiar feel. This Indonesia is miles away from Bali - both literally and figuratively. A trip to Labuan Bajo in Flores to see the Komodo Dragons was the primary reason we made the trip from Bali to Flores.

If you are considering flying half way around the world for a new job, at a new school in a new country you want to make sure you have made the right decision. This is literally a life changing decision, in every sense of the world, and the first step is making sure your resume is as good as it possibly can be.

Teaching jobs in China are a dime a dozen. We’ve helped hundreds of qualified teachers find excellent jobs in China.

Indeed, the jobs are ubiquitous, which is why they’re often overlooked in favour of jobs in the Middle East where money falls from the sky, or South East Asia with sublime beaches and low-cost living.

Teaching in UAE is an appealing temporary gig or career boost for many teachers. Along with awesome compensation and benefits, teaching jobs in UAE offer an opportunity to experience a fabulous lifestyle in one of the world’s richest, most fascinating countries.

What is a gig?

A temporary job. Usually void of benefits, such as health care, and pensions. They pay either hourly or as one lump sum. Some longer-term gigs may be salaried but they’re also void of restrictive bosses that have a certain quasi-ownership of their employees.

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