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Posted , by Michael James

Are you tempted by teaching abroad? Should you stay or should you go? This may be exactly the question you are asking yourself right now as you are entering the world of teaching or even if you are a seasoned professional. We’ve connected with Mikey who is based in exotic Cambodia to find out about… Read more »

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Posted , by Anna Bella Betts

Here at Teacher Horizons we were approached by PEAS in a POD to share their vision and it’s our pleasure to spread the word. Meet PEAS in a POD – a unique scheme giving children all over the world the opportunity to look through the window of a Ugandan classroom by linking schools. What is PEAS… Read more »

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Posted , by Evelien Rutten

In 2014, teacher Evelien Rutten took the plunge into teaching overseas, moving from The Netherlands to Cambodia to teach at ISSR in Siem Reap. Here, she gives Teacher Horizons a unique peek into her new teaching life. After teaching in The Netherlands for six years I was completely done with it. Because of the paperwork,… Read more »

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Posted , by Sammy Tame

The end of October is a spooky time of year the world over! The Mexican festival of “Día de Muertos”, or Day of the Dead, is celebrated annually on 31st October to 2nd November in order to remember lost friends or family and help their souls’ spiritual journeys. Here are a few ideas for a… Read more »

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Posted , by Sammy Tame

In developed countries, accessible and affordable education is often taken for granted. But according to the latest UNESCO statistics, at least 93 countries around the world have an acute shortage of teachers. In order to achieve universal primary education by 2030, more than 27 million teachers are needed. In the rush to fill this gap, many countries… Read more »

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Posted , by Lucy Nichol

If you’re already a qualified teacher in your home country and want to take your career to an international school abroad, adding ESL to your skill set can be a great way to open up new opportunities. There’s a huge demand for ESL teachers, so gaining an appropriate qualification and relevant experience can allow even relatively… Read more »

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Posted , by Sammy Tame

When sizing up your potential international school salary, one factor to consider is tax. In most countries, you can expect a fair chunk of your salary to go to the tax man before you see it. Of course, the tax rate shouldn’t be the only factor you take into account when assessing your potential salary…. Read more »

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